Microsoft® Office Professional Edition 2003 can help you and your organization communicate information with immediacy and impact. New and familiar programs and improved functionality help you build powerful connections between people, information, and business processes.
In addition to core Office 2003 programs--Microsoft Office Word, Microsoft Office Excel, and Microsoft Office PowerPoint®--the Professional edition includes Microsoft Office Access 2003, Microsoft Office Publisher 2003, and Microsoft Office Outlook 2003 with Business Contact Manager.
--Sell more effectively by managing customers and sales prospects.
--Lower marketing costs by creating and publishing impressive sales and marketing materials in-house
for print, Web, e-mail, presentations and CD.
--Protect your PC and your business with stronger, more secure filtering of junk e-mail and unsolicited e-mail attachments.
--Save time by handling e-mail faster with an enhanced Outlook interface and improved features.
--Efficiently and securely handle the increasing volume of e-mail and Spam, and reduce the risk of virus threats.
--Enjoy true familiarity with Office 2003 and exchange Word, Excel, and PowerPoint documents seamlessly with Office 97, 2000, and XP.
Features: --Accounts and Business Contacts
Users can create and manage accounts, business contacts and sales opportunities in Microsoft Office Outlook 2003 with Business Contact Manager. --E-Mail Wizard
The new E-Mail Wizard includes a variety of e-mail publication types — newsletter, letter, event announcement — for all 45 Master Design Sets. --Full XML support in Word, Excel and Access
Microsoft Office Professional Edition 2003 is the edition that is enabled for
XML. --Microsoft Office Access 2003
Microsoft Office Professional Edition 2003 includes database creation and management tools. --Reporting
More than 20 customizable preformatted business reports allow small businesses to keep track of
the sales pipeline, account history, neglected accounts and more. --Junk E-mail Filter
Outlook 2003 provides a set of features designed to work together to help protect users from unsolicited e-mail messages and unsafe attachments. --Microsoft Office Online
Free access to Microsoft Office Online Template Gallery and Design Gallery and Microsoft Office Marketplace allows small-business employees to expand their design options and marketing services. --Catalog Merge
Build a publication by merging photos and text from a data source (such as Excel, Access or
Outlook). Small businesses can use this feature to automatically create a wide range of publications, from a simple address book or directory to a sophisticated product catalog or datasheet.
Minimum System Requirements:
Computer/Processor: PC with Pentium 233 MHz or higher processor, Pentium III recommended
Memory: 128 MB of RAM or above recommended
Hard Disk: 400 MB of available hard-disk space (hard-disk usage will vary depending on configuration; custom installation choices may require more or less hard-disk space)
Optional installation files cache (recommended) requires an additional 290 MB of available hard-disk space
Display: Super VGA (800 x 600) or higher resolution monitor
Operating System: Microsoft Windows® 2000 with Service Pack 3 or later or Microsoft Windows XP or later operating system
Recommended System Requirements:
Computer/Processor: PC with Pentium III, 450 MHz or higher processor
Memory: 256 MB of RAM or above recommended
Hard Disk: 190 MB of additional hard-disk space
Miscellaneous: *Business Contact Manager will be disabled in the presence of a Microsoft Exchange technologies-based e-mail system.
For speech recognition:
Pentium II 400 MHz or higher processor, Close-talk microphone and audio output device
Microsoft Exchange Server required for certain advanced functionality in Microsoft Office Outlook™
Microsoft Windows Server™ 2003 running Windows SharePoint™ Services required for certain advanced collaboration functionality
Internet functionality requires dial-up or broadband Internet access provided separately; local or long-distance charges may apply
Certain linking features require that you run Office on Microsoft Windows XP Tablet PC Edition
Information Rights Management features require access to Microsoft Windows Server 2003 running Windows Rights Management Services