Microsoft Office apps now available on Google Chromebook users

Microsoft Office Finally Arrives on Chromebooks Everywhere

You can download those apps on your Android-based phone or tablet right now, but Chromebooks run Android apps as well. On the other hand, the Office productivity suite was not available on Chrome OS, which was a deal-breaker for users who were dependent on it. Before now, users have been relegated to Google Docs and other Google apps - as well as a handful of Android apps and/or Chrome apps for all their document needs. However, a report from ZDNet states that Microsoft Office has been accessible from the beta version of the Play Store to some Chromebook users. If your Chromebook has a display that's 10.1-inches or smaller, you can use these Office apps in all their document-editing glory for free. This is a remarkable and very surprising move as both the companies Google and Microsoft, offer competing products relating to office productivity software. Microsoft had said previous year that it will make Microsoft Office apps in full Android versions which will be available to all devices which are compatible. They could even spontaneously disappear on some devices.




After a long wait time, Microsoft's Office apps are now finally available on all Chromebooks - though it'll be useless if you have a larger Chromebook. However, it's worth noting that all the Office apps have worked since the beginning on Google's Pixelbook. Microsoft has been working to make the Android version available to all Chrome OS users, and it appears they have succeeded. True to its word, Google ensured Pixelbook and Samsung's new Chromebook supported Google Play. It's because Microsoft Office support is important for users who rely on it for work or school purposes. Enter your email to be subscribed to our newsletter.

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