WPS Office 2014 Beta 3

WPS Office 2014 Beta 3

Download Editors' Rating:
5
Spectacular
Average User Rating:
4.1
out of 166 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    9.1.0.4758
  • Total Downloads:
    709,626
  • Date Added:
    August 29, 2014
  • File Size:
    60.8MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    2,470
  • Operating Systems:
    Windows XP/Vista/7/8

Editors' Review

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One of our favorite free office suites, Kingsoft Office, is now WPS Office 2014, with an all-new look and new tools. It's still widely compatible with other office suites, tools, and document formats, including Microsoft Word. WPS Office bundles a powerful word processor (WPS Writer), a spreadsheet tool (WPS Spreadsheets), and a presentation manager (WPS Presentation) with a variety of support utilities. WPS Office 2014 Beta 1 works across many platforms, including mobile devices.

Pros

New look, familiar feel: An updated (and customizable) look borrows features and design elements from Web browsers and word processors to create an attractive, efficient workspace in each tool.

Templates: Free templates are available online for PowerPoint, Office, Education, Business, Reports, Resume, Charts, and more.

Visible means of support: Tips and guides, a support center, shortcut keys, and other resources are, in most cases, either front and center or a click away.

Awesome powers: The new and improved WPS Spreadsheets supports "one million rows."

Mobile support: WPS Office 2014's mobile versions let you use the same apps across different platforms.

Cons

Good, but: Users expecting a free version of Microsoft Office won't be disappointed by WPS Office 2014, but it isn't an exact duplicate.

Bottom Line

WPS Office 2014 Beta 1 is an excellent productivity suite, particularly because it does so much for free. There's no denying it's not Microsoft Office, however close it comes, but if price is a major consideration, WPS Office 2014 Beta 1 is an excellent option.

 
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User Reviews
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  • Current Version

    3.0

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    • 1 star 1
  • All Versions

    4.1

    out of 166 votes

    • 5 star 86
    • 4 star 43
    • 3 star 15
    • 2 star 7
    • 1 star 15
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5 stars

"Everything you want"

October 25, 2014

 |  Version: WPS Office 2014 Beta 3 9.1.0.4758

Pros

It's a clone of MS Office, which means you don't need to learn to use any new software. Since it's free, you don't need to worry about registration, serial no's, and how many computers you can use it on. It's also much lighter than MS Office, so opens faster and uses less resources. I've been using it for over a year and had no problems at all.

Cons

Can't think of any, really.

Summary

Some people talk about spyware and communists... personally I haven't experienced any of this, and have up to date antivirus and anti-malware programs that would detect this. I don't think the Chinese govt wants to spy on my computer, unless they like playing my video games and listening to my music. Maybe that's a good reason to spy on me though...

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1 stars

"User Beware! <br />Made in China."

October 17, 2014  |  By pickycustomer

 |  Version: WPS Office 2014 Beta 3 9.1.0.4758

Pros

Fantastic MS Office clone...really!

Cons

Made in China.
Spyware included at no extra cost.
LibreOffice is a better choice.
(No, I do not work for nor am I a fanboy. I just prefer LibreOffice!)

Summary

After reading the review by "Terry Gay" I checked out the EULA and he's right.
Even though the USA does spy on internet usage, I have a bigger issue when it's
a communist government doing the spying on me. The fact that everything you create using this software is by defacto property of the author (WPS) gives me the chills.
Another bothersome issue is WPS Free is usable to the "administrator" only and not for everyone who uses the computer.

My recommendation is to switch to LibreOffice which can do almost as much and
often times even more and better than this piece of spyware. Oh, by the way LibreOffice can work with more formats than WPS Free.

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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 9.1.0.4758
  • Add Various quality free templates, PPT templates, Writer templates and Spreadsheets templates.
  • Support switch between French and English and spell check for multiful
  • Support spell check for Spanish, Portuguese and French.
  • Support go back to the last edited place in the text
  • Support Insert key and right-click the status bar to setup the Insert feature go-to features added, including go to footnote and more
  • Support split window vertically and horizontally
  • PrintDate, DocProperty and IncludePicture fields added
  • Object feature optimized: support set wrapping styles when insert/paste pictures, solve the problem of object name changed.
  • More formulas added: such as GetPivotData, GET.CELL, NUMBERSTRING and so on.
General
Publisher Kingsoft
Publisher web site http://www.kingsoftstore.com
Release Date August 28, 2014
Date Added August 29, 2014
Version 9.1.0.4758
Category
Category Business Software
Subcategory Office Suites
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows XP, Windows
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 60.8MB
File Name wps2014_9.1.0.4758_21.105.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 709,626
Downloads Last Week 2,470
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations no, totally free
Price Free

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