Microsoft Workplace for Mac now helps add-in extensions

Microsoft Office for Mac now supports add-in extensions

Microsoft Workplace did not get a ton of stage time at Construct this yr, however the firm introduced a handful of enhancements for each customers and builders. In all probability probably the most notable was the information that “add-ins” for Workplace (which work just like browser extensions) can be coming to Workplace for Mac for the primary time. It is a sensible transfer to get these add-ins out to the Mac, as a result of they’re already out there on Home windows, the iPad and the web Workplace interface. Making them work with Workplace on the Mac goes helps unify the platform, one thing Microsoft has made a serious focus in recent times.

Microsoft additionally launched new instruments to assist construct extra superior Excel add-ins, deploy Workplace add-ins (in the event you’re a system administrator) and discover add-ins for Outlook. However arguably probably the most life-altering addition to Workplace needs to be the brand new Starbucks add-within the firm confirmed off in the course of the Construct day two keynote this morning. The Outlook add-in permits you to ship present playing cards to your contacts immediately by means of the e-mail app and in addition permits you to schedule espresso conferences that embrace hyperlinks to allow you to place your orders forward of time. Caffeine and productiveness lovers, rejoice!