Microsoft redesigns Office for web and app, brings new experiences

Nov 5, 2021

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The Office app for Windows and web version are getting a refresh and bringing new experiences. Microsoft announces this at Ignite 2021 as part of reimagining Office and transforming for a hybrid world. With the redesign Microsoft says it will serve as a hub for your content, easily finding content and taking action.

Changes to the Office app include a new homepage with a Quick Access section and a set of Recommended Actions. It also has a new My Content page to easily search and filter content and a Create page with all apps and tools, plus templates from all the apps. Microsoft will roll out the new features and experience to users gradually over the next couple of months.

The enhancements we’re making to is to help you optimize your time and simplify your work. These updates make it even easier to find all the content associated with you, access your apps and templates in one place, take action quickly, and understand what work needs your attention.

What is new in Office desktop app and Office for the web?

Microsoft Program manager Alyssa Galvin takes you on a deep dive into all the new changes.

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