How to improve the appearance of Microsoft Word 2016 on OS X

Microsoft Office 2016 for Mac is visually a mess. But there are some things you can do to improve it. Here’s how Microsoft Word now looks on my OS X after a few adjustments: It’s a lot less cluttered than the stock standard view. To get Word looking more Apple-like I’ve changed the font and […]

Autosave, file recovery and finding old deleted files in Microsoft Word 2016 for OS X

Microsoft Word for OS X does not have auto save. This is a deal breaker if you are an OS X user wanting to use Word. But there are some ways to mimic this functionality using a scripting program like Keyboard Maestro. IF you are trying to get back an old file, Microsoft Word does […]

Can you get Microsoft Publisher for an Apple computer?

A lot of people ask me whether it is possible to get Microsoft publisher for the Macintosh computer, or whether there is an equivalent piece of software. Unfortunately the answer is no, there has never been a Macintosh version of publisher, and this article tries to explain why, and what the options are.