Home > Tag Archives: Office for Mac

Tag Archives: Office for Mac

Arabic Still Missing in Office 2011 for Mac SP1 Update

Microsoft has released Service Pack 1 for Office 2011 for Mac. And no, Arabic support was not added. The update includes security and stability fixes in addition to adding some features (read more at TMO). To download the update visit Office for Mac’s download page. You can find the author of this post on twitter: @khaled. Arabic version of this ...

Read More »

Bad Arabic support in Microsoft Office for Mac 2011

Microsoft has finally released Office for Mac 2011 a few days ago. Features include: macros and Outlook for Mac replacing Entourage. There are different editions of Office for Mac: Office for Mac Home and Student 2011 which cost $119 and includes: Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Messenger. The other edition is Office for Mac Home and Business 2011 which cost $199 ...

Read More »

MacFriendly bundle of Mac applications for $40

Here’s another chance to save a lot of money buying original Mac. Save up to 85% of the original price by buying this bundle which includes one of the best word processing apps that support Arabic on the Mac, Nisus Writer Express, a good alternative to Microsoft Office for Mac’s Word. This bundle includes 12 Mac applications, cost $39.99 and ...

Read More »

Microsoft dawdles over supporting Arab Mac users

Microsoft has announced on their website that they will not support Arabic in Office for Mac 2011 because “there will not be full right-to-left support for languages such as Arabic and Hebrew. We understand that some of our customers need support for RTL languages, and we’ll continue to prioritize our language support based on market opportunity and technical complexity. At ...

Read More »

Microsoft Middle East’s press release regarding Office for Mac 2011

The following is a press release by Microsoft Middle East regarding the release of Microsoft Office for Mac 2011. Beginning of press release: Microsoft Office for Mac 2011, the next version of the leading productivity suite for the Mac, will be available in more than 100 countries around the world at the end of October. The suite will come in ...

Read More »