“Fresh on the heels of a delay in broad availability of Windows Vista, Microsoft confirmed late Thursday that it is also pushing the mainstream launch of Office 2007 to next year. As with Vista, Microsoft hopes to finish the code for Office 2007 this year. The company said that work will be completed by October, when it will make Office 2007 available to business customers that have signed up for Microsoft’s volume licensing program,” Ina Fried reports for CNET News. “And, again like Vista, Microsoft plans to ship retail and original equipment manufacturer versions of the product in January. ‘We believe this will provide an easier experience for consumers and retailers alike,’ a Microsoft representative said in an e-mail to CNET News.com.”
Full article here.
[Thanks to MacDailyNews Reader “MikeR” for the heads up.]
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