Microsoft Office 2011

A newer version of Microsoft Office 2011 is available.

Or, Learn More About Microsoft Office 2011
CNET Editors' Rating 4.0 stars


Average User Rating stars

out of 90 user reviews

Back to product review

Full user review

  • 2.0 stars

    "Fairly accurate review but didn't mention all the bugs."

    December 6, 2012  |   By pajamas18


    As per above

    I have to say Auto recovery function in the software is very effective after a crash when you haven't saved your work. As I detail below I have found the office suite software to be very buggy, testing it on several computers. I have become obsessive saving my documents. However in the instances where I haven't saved and experience a crash autosave almost always brings up my work right where I left it.


    Extremely buggy. I have run the software on several computers and have found way too many bugs. The original release should have been called a Beta. The software updates have improved the functionality so obviously Microsoft is aware of the problem. But the fixes come too slow and there are still lot's of bugs left. This is the buggiest software I have ever used.

    A couple of the most glaring examples
    search still doesn't work
    computer freezes when it goes to sleep and XL or Word are running
    frequent crashes of the program


    Extremely, Extremely, buggy. Most Beta releases are more reliable than the current release of this software. Wish there was another realistic word processing alternative and that I could get my money back.

    Reply to this review

    Was this review helpful? (0) (0)

Submit your reply


The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our site terms of use.


Add Your Review

Log in or create an account to post a review.
You are logged in as . Please submit your review for Microsoft Office 2011 14.2.5
Add Your Review

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our site terms of use.

E-mail this review

Submit cancel

Report offensive content

If you believe this comment is offensive or violates the CNET's Site Terms of Use, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the comment). Once reported, our staff will be notified and the comment will be reviewed.

Select type of offense:

Offensive: Sexually explicit or offensive language
Spam: Advertisements or commercial links
Disruptive posting: Flaming or offending other users
Illegal activities: Promote cracked software, or other illegal content
Submit cancel




If you think this is an error, please contact CNET TechTracker Support for further assistance.


Running Request



Smart Install Software


CNET TechTracker will now automatically install software without requiring further action by you. (Note: This feature automatically accepts associated EULAs and third party applications on your behalf.)

You have selected the following software to Smart Install:

CNET TechTracker will attempt to install this software without interrupting you again. If an application requires manual installation, CNET TechTracker will download the installer and prompt you to take further action.

Proceed with Smart Install?

Confirm Standard Install Cancel