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On December 7th, 2017, Microsoft released an updated version #1711 (Build 8730.2122) of Office for Windows Desktop in 44 languages.
If you are an Office 365 subscriber on Windows Desktop, then you will see the following features when you update:

 

  • In PowerPoint when you export a presentation to video you can now save it in Ultra HD (4K) format.
  • And if you are a Surface user on the Window 10 Fall creators update then you can use your Surface pen, or any other pen with a Bluetooth button to advance yours slides in PowerPoint.

 

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For more information on this release please have a look at the What's New in Office 365 for Windows Desktop section. 
 
Office 365 for Windows Desktop ships in the following 44 languages: Arabic, Basque, Bulgarian, Catalan, Chinese (Simplified), Chinese (Traditional), Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Estonian, Finnish, French, Galician, German, Greek, Hebrew, Hindi, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Kazakh, Korean, Latvian, Lithuanian, Malay (Malaysia), Norwegian (Bokmål), Polish, Portuguese (Brazil), Portuguese (Portugal), Romanian, Russian, Serbian (Latin), Serbian (Cyrillic), Slovak, Slovenian, Spanish, Swedish, Thai, Turkish, Ukrainian, and Vietnamese.

 

If you ever have a suggestion on how to make our localised versions of Office 365 for Desktop applications, services or content better or wish to report an issue then please start a conversation here and we will look into it.

2 Comments
Contributor

How do I force the update to this new version?  I am on the monthly channel.

Microsoft

Hi @Eric Davis have you tried going to File | Account | Update Options | Update now? If you are not getting the latest build after doing that then let me know and I can dig deeper to see if there is an issue with the deployment. Regards, Stafford