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  • Lucion FileCenter

    The Windows Explorer interface can be hard to grasp. FileCenter is a sound alternative, making the whole idea of storing and locating files far more intuitive.

    £35 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Microsoft PowerPoint 2007

    PowerPoint 2007 benefits hugely from Office 2007's highly visual ribbon interface and new design tools.

    £160 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Microsoft Access 2007

    The most notable things about Access 2007 is that Microsoft has finally given it some long-overdue attention and beefed up its security tools while making the whole…

    £180 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Microsoft Word 2007

    Microsoft Word is the most frequently used application in the Office suite, so the major interface changes will affect most users.

    £190 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Microsoft Outlook 2007 review

    The improvements in Outlook 2007 amount to a touch-up rather than a retooling.

    £180 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Google Docs & Spreadsheets

    For those seeking an alternative to Office, OpenOffice is comprehensive. But Google offers a very different approach.

    Free

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Microsoft Excel 2007

    The ribbon is the most obvious innovation in Office 2007, but Excel has some major changes under the hood as well.

    £180 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • OpenOffice Writer

    The longest-standing free alternative to MS Office is OpenOffice 2.1, a product that has its roots in StarOffice.

    Free

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • OpenOffice Calc

    Calc is OpenOffice's spreadsheet application and, as with Writer, compares very well to its Microsoft Office equivalent.

    Free

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Microsoft Office 2007: the definitive review

    Windows Vista may be taking the headlines, but Office 2007 is an equally ambitious revamp by Microsoft. We've tested its features and compared the suite with free…

    £330 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Corel WordPerfect Lightning beta

    In the days of DOS, WordPerfect was the premiere word processor for PC users. That accolade has long since been taken by Microsoft Word.

    Free

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Properite Landlord Software Premium Edition

    Properite Landlord Software gives you the tools to handle all the paperwork and financial tasks associated with managing property.

    £100 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • SightSpeed

    Video-conferencing software has come a long way since the late 90s, when unsophisticated programs and limited bandwidth made participants sound and look as if they…

    Free

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Mozilla Thunderbird 2.0

    If you like Mozilla's Thunderbird 1.5 email client, you'll love version 2.0. And you can get it now as a near-final release candidate. Like the new Firefox, also…

    Free

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • OpenOffice 2.2

    OpenOffice 2.2 is the latest update of the open-source rival to Microsoft Office 2007. Our OpenOffice 2.2 review shows that there is plenty to recommend the free…

    Free

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Star Office 8.0

    In recent years, thousands of corporate desktops have begun to adopt either StarOffice or OpenOffice. Our review of Star Office 8.0, the latest version of Sun's…

    £35 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Windows Live Mail beta review

    Microsoft has released the first beta version of Windows Live Mail, a free download that will replace Outlook Express in Windows XP and Windows Mail in Windows Vista.…

    Free

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Ability Office Basics 4.0

    For those who need to work regularly with Microsoft Office files, Ability Office 4.0 Basics is an inexpensive option.

    £30 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Stuffit Deluxe 11.0

    While utilities that compress files are now bundled with just about every application imaginable, the two classic applications still remain WinZip (now owned by…

    £30 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Corel WinZip Pro 11.1

    The classic file-compression utility for Windows PC users remains WinZip- now owned by Corel. As straightforward compression features are now built-in to Windows, the…

    £30 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10



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