Announcing Service Pack 1 for Office 2010 and SharePoint 2010

At TechEd that is been held in Atlanta, they announced that Service Pack 1 will be available for both Office client suites and SharePoint Server products at the end of June. At the same time the language versions of Service Pack 1 will be also available. Service Pack 1, at first will be accessible as a manual download from Microsoft Update and Download Center, and later on will be available as an Automatic Update. With Service Pack 1, each Office Product and each Server capability area will have changes.

There will be a lot interesting changes and in the list below you can read the most significant ones. In the list there are things that couldn’t be done previously, and things that have been improved from the original release.

  • The Use Presenter View option in PowerPoint behavior is going to be changed to display the slide show on the secondary monitor. (Use Presenter View option is a way to view our presentation with speaker notes on one computer and at the same time the audience views the notes-free presentation on a different monitor)
  • The issue in Outlook where Snooze Time wouldn’t reset between appointments, it is now fixed.
  • The Word Web Application extends printing support to Edit Mode.
  • We would be able to insert Charts in Excel Workbooks with the use of Excel Web Application.
  • Support will be available in Search Server for PPSX (Microsoft Office Open XML Format Presentation Slide Show) files.
  • We would be able to Preview an Attachment in Outlook Web Application (only with Exchange Online).
  • For the languages: Canadian English, French, Swedish and European Portuguese the Proofing Tools will be improved with suggestions.
  • Synchronizing scheduled tasks from Project Professional with SharePoint task lists.
  • There will be Office Web Applications support for Chrome.
  • SharePoint’s’ Server Backup and Restore functions will be improve.
  • Visio fixes scaling issues and arrowhead rendering errors with SVG export.
  • Integrated community content in the Access Application Part Gallery.
  • Better alignment between Project Server and SharePoint Server browser support.
  • Internet Explorer 9 “Native” support for Office Web Applications and SharePoint.
  • Visio Fixes scaling issues and arrowhead rendering errors with SVG export
  • Office client suites using “Add Remove Programs” Control Panel, building on our work from Office 2007 SP2.

Office and SharePoint 2010


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