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Picked up an iPad 4 64GB... looking for software suggestions

Discussion in 'Off-topic Zone' started by JBond, Jan 29, 2013.

  1. JBond

    JBond Well-Known Member

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    I never thought I would like an iPad. Tried a couple of android tablets and they did not feel as polished. I will never give up my galaxy s3 as my phone, but apple has a pretty darn solid product.

    Anyway, my immediate need is for a good office suite. The reviews I read from various sites and in comments vary greatly. Price is not a determining factor. I want to get the best suite that has ease of use and excellent compatibility with Microsoft office. I will need to upload to a cloud service and save it to the iPad.

    After that I am open to any suggestion for favorite or must have software. I already have pocket cloud and it work perfectly so far.

    Thanks for the help.
  2. JBond

    JBond Well-Known Member

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    Someone must have had a good or bad experience with office productivity apps on the iPad. I don't want to waste money on garbage apps.

  3. TheKey

    TheKey Faster than Felix

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    Not sure if an iPad is the best choice for office suites. I would just google reviews if I were you, or the app store has reviews as well.
  4. theogt

    theogt Surrealist Zone Supporter

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    Sorry, any time I need MS Office on my iPad I use the Citrix app to log into my work system. I have used DocsToGo for limited purposes. It works really well for what I do, but that's too limited to really give the type of review you're looking for.
  5. Hopeuhavechange

    Hopeuhavechange New Member

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    No it's not
  6. kmp77

    kmp77 Active Member

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    MS Office is coming to iOS "soon".
  7. JBond

    JBond Well-Known Member

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    Thanks for the replies everyone. I downloaded DocsToGo last night and Pocket Cloud will enable me to reach my desktop anytime for more demanding tasks.

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