Microsoft Office - The best tools to grow your business

Microsoft® Office Home and Business 2010 brings together the roles of managing a business, running a household and helping with homework. Get the benefits of all the programs you need to be productive including Microsoft® Outlook® 2010 – so you can tackle your busy day efficiently with powerful e-mail, scheduling and social networking tools to keep your life and work in sync.

Microsoft® Office Home and Business 2010 product features

  • Includes 2010 versions of Word, Excel®, PowerPoint®, OneNote® and Outlook®.
  • Microsoft® Office Home and Business 2010 gives you the tools to help you manage home, homework and business.
  • Enjoy flexibility – now you can easily post your Office documents online and access, share and edit them with Office Web Apps. It’s an ideal way to extend your Office 2010 experience to the Web.
  • Work together – brainstorm ideas, share notes and work on documents with others simultaneously thanks to the new co-authoring tool in Word, PowerPoint® and OneNote®.
  • New and improved e-mail, scheduling and social networking tools keep you in touch with clients round the clock.
  • Clarify and manage your financial data with new and improved analysis tools, charts, templates and colour formatting in Excel® 2010.
  • The new Microsoft® Office Backstage™ view replaces the traditional File menu found on previous versions of Microsoft Office, to make it easier to navigate tasks, as well as access and manage files.

Sage Pastel will NOT support any Microsoft® Office product.
For support on this product, please contact 0860 225 567.
Product information and pricing is only applicable for products sold in South Africa.

For further information on Microsoft® Office Home and Business 2010, please click here.

Microsoft® Office Professional 2010 brings together top-of-the-line tools to help you stay organised, connected, and competitive. Organise projects, manage finances and build a better way to do business with tools from Microsoft® Office Professional 2010. Plus, build professional databases and marketing materials with dynamic do-it-yourself tools in Access® 2010 and Publisher 2010 available ONLY with Office Professional 2010.

Microsoft® Office Professional 2010 product features

  • Includes 2010 versions of Word, Excel®, PowerPoint®, OneNote®, Outlook®, Publisher and Access®.
  • Microsoft® Office Professional 2010 gives you the tools to manage your business, connect with customers and organise your life.
  • Access® 2010 is your database expert – ideal for tracking inventory and customer information with templates designed to make the process simple.
  • Create engaging brochures, newsletters and e-mails with professional designs available on Publisher 2010.
  • The new Microsoft® Office Backstage™ view replaces the traditional File menu found on previous versions of Microsoft Office, to make it easier to navigate tasks, as well as access and manage files. 
  • Edit and enhance photos in Word, PowerPoint® and Publisher 2010 and put more visual impact into your documents or presentations with easy-to-use photo-editing tools.
  • Take control of e-mail conversations with Outlook® 2010, and track and manage your e-mail easily with Conversation View in Outlook 2010, a feature that lets you condense, categorise and even ignore lengthy e-mail exchanges with a single click.

Sage Pastel will NOT support any Microsoft® Office product.
For support on this product, please contact 0860 225 567.
Product information and pricing is only applicable for products sold in South Africa.

For further information on Microsoft® Office Professional 2010, please click here.


Microsoft Office

Component Requirement
Computer and processor 500 MHz or faster processor
Memory 256 MB RAM; 512 MB recommended for graphics features, Outlook Instant Search, and certain advanced functionality.1
Hard disk 3.0 GB available disk space
Display 1024x576 or higher resolution monitor
Operating system Windows XP with Service Pack (SP) 3 (32-bit operating system (OS) only) or Windows Vista with SP1, Windows 7, Windows Server 2003 R2 with MSXML 6.0, Windows Server 2008, or later 32- or 64-bit OS.
Graphics Graphics hardware acceleration requires a DirectX 9.0c graphics card with 64 MB or more video memory.
Additional Requirements
 
 
Certain Microsoft® OneNote® features require Windows® Desktop Search 3.0, Windows Media® Player 9.0, Microsoft® ActiveSync® 4.1, microphone, audio output device, video recording device, TWAIN-compatible digital camera, or scanner; sharing notebooks requires users to be on the same network.
  Certain advanced functionality requires connectivity to Microsoft Exchange Server 2003, Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010, and/or Windows Server 2003 with SP1 running Windows SharePoint Services 4.0.
  Certain features require Windows Search 4.0.
Internet Internet Explorer (IE) 6 or later, 32 bit browser only. IE7 or later required to receive broadcast presentations. Internet functionality requires an Internet connection.
Multi-Touch Multi-Touch features require Windows 7 and a touch enabled device.
Inking Certain inking features require Windows XP Tablet PC Edition or later.
Speech Speech recognition functionality requires a close-talk microphone and audio output device.
Internet Fax Internet Fax not available on Windows Vista Starter, Windows Vista Home Basic, or Windows Vista Home Premium
IRM Information Rights Management features require access to a Windows 2003 Server with SP1 or later running Windows Rights Management Services.
LiveID Certain online functionality requires a Windows LiveTM ID.
Other Product functionality and graphics may vary based on your system configuration. Some features may require additional or advanced hardware or server connectivity; www.office.com/products

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512 MB RAM recommended for accessing Outlook data files larger than 1GB.
2 GHz processor or faster and 1 GB RAM or more recommended for OneNote Audio Search. Close-talking microphone required.
   Audio Search not available in all languages.
Features
Word - Professional-looking documents
Excel - Eye-catching spreadsheets and charts
PowerPoint - Impactful presentations
OneNote - Organises notes and information
Outlook - Manage calendar and e-mail
Publisher - Professional marketing materials
Access - Manage databases
Technical support included
Home and Business
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
90 days
Professional
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
1 year