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editing MSword documents

Discussion in 'iPad Apps' started by itasara, Jun 3, 2011.

  1. itasara
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    What is the best app, if there is one, to edit ms word documents?
    I looked up pages... the con I have read is that it doesn't support drop box,
    but maybe that doesn't matter?
    I also looked up documents to go... looks good but I'm not sure.

    Thanks.:)
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    Tim SPRACKLEN iPad Legend

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    One of our members carried out a survey of Office apps for his company; you can see his conclusions in this thread...

    http://www.ipadforums.net/new-member-introductions-site-assistance/22431-hi-all.html

    The Apple iWorks Office suite for the iPad has a set of useful Help pages that show their capabilities here...

    Pages is Word compatible and can read .doc and .docx files and save in .doc and .pdf

    Keynote is PowerPoint compatible and can read .ppt and .pptx files and save in .ppt and .pdf

    Numbers is Excel compatible and can read .xls and .xlsx files and save in .xls and .pdf

    http://help.apple.com/iwork/1.3/mobile/interface/index.html#tan724868a9

    Tim
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    i've been using office connect - works fine and it works easily with dropbox

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