Features of Office Professional 2013 include the ability to access files on the go by storing documents online in OneDrive and the use of free Office Web Applications for viewing, editing and sharing documents. Users can also quickly reply to clients from the Reading Pane.
Microsoft Office Professional 2013 simplifies communication by allowing users to preview Outlook messages, take a glimpse of contacts and access sharing options in one section. The software also provides templates on the Start screen, allowing users to create documents quickly. Converting data into charts or tables takes only two steps. Moreover, users can reopen files from any device while retaining custom settings.
Word 2013 features a new read mode in which text automatically rearranges into columns. Additionally, users can easily open and edit PDFs in Word. Users can also work on multiple workbooks simultaneously, as every workbook in Excel 2013 has a separate window.
OneNote 2013 allows users to draw using a finger, mouse, stylus or touch-capable device, and it automatically converts handwriting into text. Through the enhanced Send to OneNote tool, users can clip anything on their screens, send Web pages or documents to a notebook area, or write down Quick Notes. PowerPoint 2013 comes with more built-in codecs and offers support for more multimedia formats.