Office Remote

Office Remote
Free
353 reviews
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Publisher

Microsoft Research

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Download size

1 MB

Last updated

4/17/2014

Version

1.1.3.0

Works with

  • Windows Phone 8.1
  • Windows Phone 8

App requires

  • data services
  • Proximity
  • HD720P (720x1280)
  • WVGA (480x800)
  • WXGA (768x1280)
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Office Remote turns your phone into a smart remote that interacts with Microsoft Office on your PC. The app lets you control Word, Excel, and PowerPoint from across the room, so you can walk around freely during presentations.

New PowerPoint Features in v1.1
- View current slide and laser point on it without changing phone orientation
- Next slide preview
- Play and pause embedded audio and video files

With Office Remote, you can start your PowerPoint presentation, advance the slides, see your speaker notes, and control an on-screen laser pointer with a touch of your finger — all from your phone. You can also navigate between Excel worksheets and graphs, and control data slicers from the palm of your hand. And you can scroll through a Word document or quickly jump to specific sections or comments. 

App requirements:
- Microsoft Office 2013. This app does not work with Office 2013 RT or earlier versions of Office. 
- Bluetooth on your PC 
- The desktop add-in for Office Remote must be installed on your PC http://aka.ms/officeremotepc

Office Remote has the following features:

PowerPoint:
- Jump to the next, previous, and last slide
- View slide thumbnails and jump to a slide
- View speaker notes on phone
- View presentation timer and slide numbers 
- Laser pointer using touch on your phone

Excel:
- Change worksheets by swiping
- Use Slicers, PivotTable, and Filters
- Jump to any named object in your workbook
- Move up or down the worksheet
- Change the zoom level

Word:
- Jump to headings
- Jump to comments
- Screen up/down
- Line up/down
- Change the zoom level
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Reviews

  • by Andrew 7/19/2014
    Love the power point remote
  • by Irfanullah 7/17/2014
    please support large displays better by using small fonts sizes and small UI elements
  • by Rory 7/16/2014
    Awesome app. Great interaction for presentations. Will add another star when OneNote is supported
  • by Paris 7/16/2014
    Really good !
  • by Fabrício 7/14/2014
    A very amazing app! But please, update it bringing more features and improved stability and performance!
  • by Brent 7/11/2014
    Awesome app. Would be great to add OneNote to the list of apps it can control.
  • by Daniel 7/10/2014
    Good, but to be really useful it desperately needs a combined mode where time, pointer, and next/previous controls are combined on a single screen
  • by Sean 7/7/2014
    Live it, especially the laser
  • by Le 7/5/2014
    Không tích hợp với win 8.1. Đáng tiếc. Dùng tốt trên win 7.
  • by Matt 7/4/2014
    Amazing but needs Surface RT support. Seriously how do you not have that yet. That's what Surface is good for (Micrososft stuff that no one else gets) Otherwise I would have gotten an Ipad.