Office 365 for Windows Desktop - November 2017 Release details

Published 11-03-2017 12:54 PM 1,823 Views

On November 2nd, 2017, Microsoft released an updated version #1710 (Build 8625.2121) of Office for Windows Desktop users in 44 languages.

If you are an Office 365 subscriber on Windows Desktop, then you will see the following features when you update to it:


  • In Excel, PowerPoint & Word we have released Digital Pencil (a new ink texture)
  • In PowerPoint you can now publish a video to Microsoft Stream.
  • And last but not least in Word the Translator functionality has been given a complete overhaul. Our team were instrumental in making this a reality! The translator now supports 61 languages. Its performance is much improved. The translation quality it produces is the best it ever has been and it will continue to improve over time. You can now also translate entire Office documents. Want a to have a look? Then check out this video...


For more information on this release please have a look at the What's New in Office 365 for Windows Desktop section here.
If you ever have a suggestion on how to make our localised versions of Office 365 for Desktop applications or content better or wish to report an issue then please start a conversation here and we will look into it.


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.

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