Microsoft Office 2007 vs Kingsoft Office Free 2013

Starting from Office 2007, Microsoft adopted the ribbon interface. It divided functions buttons and drop-down lists into different groups under each menu tab. Functions in each group are supposed to realize relevant taks.When this version first released, some users are not quite used to this interface, and thus want to revert to the Office 2003 interface. Some other alternative office suites offers office 2003 style interface and more modern features. Office suites, like Kingsoft Office, provides two interface styles.

Besides the interface advantages, Kingsoft Office has various other features like PDF converter, paragraph layout tool and more >> Download Kingsoft Free Office.

Microsoft Office 2007 vs Kingsoft Free Office - components

The components in Kingsoft Office 2013 include word processor, spreadsheet and presentation programs.

General Info Microsoft Office 2007 Standard edition Kingsoft Free Office
License $399 Free
Word Processor Yes Yes
Spreadsheet Software Yes Yes
Outlook Yes No
Presentation Software Yes Yes

Microsoft Office 2007 vs Kingsoft Free Office - OS support

Microsoft Office 2007 and Kingsoft Office 2013 both supports Windows 8 and Windows 7. See following:

OS Microsoft Office 2007 Kingsoft Free Office
Windows 8 No Yes
Windows 7 Yes Yes
Windows Vista Yes Yes
Windows XP Yes Yes

Microsoft Office 2007 vs Kingsoft Free Office - file format support

Microsoft Office 2007 introduced the Office 2007 OpenXML formats, which offers more secure encryption of documents. To open these types of documents in previous versions, you will need compatibitlity tools. Kingsoft Office allows saving both Office 2007 and Office 2003 formats. Office 2007 does not support saving files as PDF, although you can install some special add-in to do PDF conversion. This problem does not exist in Kingsoft Office. You can export word document, workbook and presentation files directly to PDF.

Supported Formats Microsoft Office 2007 Kingsoft Free Office
DOC Yes Yes
DOCX Yes Yes
DOT Yes Yes
DOTX Yes Yes
DOCM Yes Yes
DOTM Yes Yes
XLS Yes Yes
XLSX Yes Yes
XLSM Yes Yes
PPT Yes Yes
PPTX Yes Import
PDF No Yes
TXT Yes Yes
HTM Yes Yes
RTF Yes Yes

Microsoft Office 2007 vs Kingsoft Free Office - features comparison

Kingsoft Office provides a few unique features, which are designed to make your office work more efficient. These include paragraph layout tool, table adjustment tool, interface switch, PDF converter and etc.

Features Microsoft Office 2007 Kingsoft Free Office
UI Office 2007 interface

office 2007 interface
Classic style interface (similar to MS Office 2003)
2013 style interfaces: Water Blue and Elegant Black
kingsoft office UI
Paragraph Layout No Yes. Learn how to use Paragraph Layout.
Table Adjustment tool No Yes. Learn how to insert table.
PDF converter No Yes. Learn how to convert office to PDF.
Spell check Yes Yes
Document tabs No Yes. Learn how to use tabbed interface in Office.

More feature of Kingsoft Office 2013 can be found here: Office Free 2013

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