SOURCE: Quickoffice

Quickoffice

March 24, 2011 08:00 ET

Quickoffice® Enhances Its Android Mobile Office Application

Productivity App Features More Advanced Editing Features, Integrated Contextual Search and the Ability to Create PowerPoint Presentations

DALLAS, TX--(Marketwire - March 24, 2011) - Quickoffice, Inc., the global leader in mobile office productivity solutions, today released a new software update to its Android productivity application. Supporting smartphones running Gingerbread, Froyo and Éclair (2.0-2.3) operating systems, Quickoffice® Pro features dramatic new enhancements, including robust editing features, faster file loading, scrolling and zooming, integrated contextual search, text-to-speech via Google PDF viewing, as well as overall performance improvements. Formerly branded Quickoffice Connect™ Mobile Suite, Quickoffice Pro version 4.0 also further extends the app's editing capabilities within Microsoft Office files, enabling users to insert images and format text in tables in Word and create new PowerPoint 97-2008 presentations.

Quickoffice Pro enables a true mobile Office experience, providing full editing of Microsoft Office files and mobile cloud storage access to Box.net, Google® Docs, Dropbox, Huddle, SugarSync and MobileMe accounts. The latest software update brings enhancements to its Connected File Manager, Quickword®, Quicksheet® and Quickpoint® editors. Enabling users to easily manage, sort and locate its files and digital content within the application, Quickoffice's Connected File Manager now features a new toolbar, the ability to send files directly via email and via Bluetooth to enable a smoother workflow.

In addition, all three powerful editors now feature cut/copy/paste text and undo/redo capabilities. Other product enhancements include:

  • Quickword® -- edit/format text in tables; floating contextual toolbar; insert/remove images from camera and gallery; paragraph alignment; find and replace; text-to-speech; web lookup; quick scroll in page layout; edit text in page layout; and scrollable application toolbar with shortcuts
  • Quicksheet® -- shortcuts to math calculations; insert/remove rows and columns; find and replace; add, remove and rename worksheets; cell alignment; follow and edit hyperlinks; display additional charts; and scrollable application toolbar
  • Quickpoint® -- insert, remove and rearrange slides; inline text editing on a slide; insert, remove and resize images; move/resize shapes; edit speaker notes; follow hyperlinks; select and format text and scrollable application toolbar

"With our biggest software update for Android smartphones since our initial launch, our goal was to provide users with significant performance and editing enhancements, while taking into consideration our top customer requests," said David Halpin, vice president of engineering at Quickoffice. "As the Android smartphone market share is one of the fastest growing segments, we view it as a critical platform and aim to provide a robust mobile Office editing experience that will enable superior performance while on the go through a slick, user-friendly mobile interface."

Quickoffice also comes pre-loaded on the majority of the world's Android devices. Consumers with the view-only version of the app embedded on their smartphone can purchase an upgrade to include full editing and cloud access functionality for an introductory price of $7.99.

The company will also be at CTIA Wireless and if you are interested in viewing a demonstration, please contact Brittney Wolff at quickoffice@lewispr.com to schedule an appointment.

To learn more, visit http://www.quickoffice.com/android

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About Quickoffice, Inc.
Quickoffice is the worldwide leader in mobile office applications for mobile professionals, business, education and individuals. Installed on over 300 million devices in more than 180 countries, Quickoffice represents the highest quality mobile office software available and is revolutionizing the way people use their mobile devices.

Quickoffice's award-winning software allows mobile professionals to view, edit and create Microsoft® Word, Excel and PowerPoint documents on their mobile device from anywhere at anytime. With Quickoffice, professionals can work smarter, faster and be more productive to meet the demands of today's business environment.

Available direct-to-consumer or via handset OEMs, Quickoffice offers users simple anytime, anywhere access to their content -- whether that content is stored in the cloud or on any other device. Quickoffice solutions support Android™, iPhone®, iPad®, Palm®, HP webOS and Symbian® platforms. Privately held, Quickoffice is based in Dallas with offices in London, Seoul, St. Petersburg, Russia, Kharkiv, Ukraine, and Pune, India. More information is available at http://www.quickoffice.com 

Quickoffice is a trademark of Quickoffice, Inc. All other trademarks are property of their respective holders.

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