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  • Microsoft Windows Phone 7 review

    Windows Phone 7 is a mobile phone operating system that Microsoft hopes will lead the fight back against Google Android and the Apple iOs. But is Microsoft's mobile…

    Free

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Microsoft Outlook 2011 review

    Outlook for Mac 2011 is a new email client and personal information manager from Microsoft.

    £89 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Microsoft Messenger and Communicator 2011 review

    As part of Microsoft Office 2011 for Mac, Microsoft has released new versions of its home and corporate instant messaging (IM) applications: Microsoft Messenger and…

    £89 inc VAT

    Score - 6 out of 10

  • Microsoft PowerPoint 2011 review

    Microsoft PowerPoint for Mac 2011 remedies earlier shortcomings by combining compelling new features with a revamped interface that makes it easier than before to…

    £89 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Microsoft Excel 2011 review

    Microsoft Excel 2011 for Mac represents the largest step forward for serious Mac spreadsheet jockeys in many years.

    £89 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Microsoft Word 2011 review

    The latest update to Microsoft's flagship word processing application, Microsoft Word 2011 for Mac levels the playing field for Macs in business.

    £89 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Microsoft Windows 7 review

    With its Windows 7 OS, Microsoft gets the basics right. It just works, and after Windows Vista that may be enough to make it a winner. Read PC Advisor's in-depth…

    £229 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Microsoft Windows Live Essentials review

    Microsoft Windows Live Essentials is a grab-bag of useful, if often unrelated, applications that offer a variety of services for doing things such as managing photos,…

    Free

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Microsoft System Center Essentials 2010 review

    Microsoft System Center Essentials 2010 is a systems management suite for midsize businesses that comprises part of Micosoft System Center 2010.

    Free

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Microsoft Office 2010 review

    Has Microsoft got it right this time? PC Advisor tests and rates Microsoft Office 2010, and explains whether you should upgrade. Updated, May 20 2010.

    £79 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Microsoft Windows Live Hotmail review

    Windows Live Hotmail looks better, works faster and adds some neat features to Microsoft's web-based email service. Can it compete with Gmail?

    Free

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Microsoft Office 2010 Web Apps review

    The most striking addition to Office 2010 is the introduction of Office Web Apps - lightweight versions of Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and OneNote that are all…

    Free

  • Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 review

    Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 is a significant improvement over SharePoint 07, providing IT execs with multiple ways to streamline their infrastructure and cut costs.

    Free

  • Microsoft Project Natal review

    Microsoft's Project Natal is a prototype immersive gaming system, and we've tried it out.

    Free

  • Microsoft Office Web Apps review

    Is Microsoft Office Web Apps the answer to Google Docs that we've all been waiting for?

    Free

  • Windows Live Movie Maker review

    Microsoft is stressing quick and simple with Windows Live Movie Maker: the free program that allows you easily create movies from digital images and video clips and…

    Free

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Microsoft Silverlight 3 review

    Microsoft Silverlight 3, Microsoft's much-enhanced rich internet application platform runs on Windows or Mac desktops, online or offline

    Free

  • Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 Beta 1 review

    Although not without problems, Microsoft Visual Studio is the premier IDE for developing applications with the Microsoft .Net Framework and at least a contender for…

    Free

  • Microsoft Bing review

    At last, Bing has arrived. We tested a preview release of Microsoft's new search/decision engine, previously called Kumo, to see how well it compares. Here's a…

    Free

  • Microsoft Windows Vista Computer Management review

    If you're not familiar with Microsoft Windows Vista's own disk management tools, don't beat yourself up over it. They're not exactly lying around the desktop in plain…

    £99 inc VAT

    Score - 6 out of 10



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