iPad Office Suites: Suggestions for Apps to Work With Windows Files on Your PC


UPDATE: Microsoft released Office for iPad.

A student in my Master Class recently asked me about office suites for the iPad. He was looking for a way to work with and move documents and other files to his PC. Here are a few resources that may help.

There are a number of office suites for the iPad. This article introduces five such apps.
http://www.zdnet.com/5-good-office-apps-for-the-ipad-7000022962/#photo

You may also want to try a combination of Apple’s iWork for iCloud and Apple’s iWork apps for iOS.
http://www.pcadvisor.co.uk/how-to/software/3472360/how-use-pages-numbers-keynote-in-windows/

If you’re looking for a free solution, this app may work for you:
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/documents-free-mobile-office/id306273816?mt=8


About Andy Brovey

Dr. Andy Brovey, The Portable Prof, has over 30 years experience in educational technology, including teaching, administration and professional development. In 2007, Apple Inc. recognized his work and named him an Apple Distinguished Educator. Andy now runs a professional development business, working on site and online to help others make sense and make use of digital tools. He started this iPad Academy website shortly after the first iPad went on sale to help others become more comfortable and competent with the iPad, in person and online. Click Here for Video Lessons