Which Productivity Apps Work in Windows 8?

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Productivity apps are essential tools for anyone trying to get work done in an efficient manner. Whether you're a student, housewife, or business professional, you need to check out these great apps that work in Windows 8.

If you've used a computer within the past 20 years, then you're probably familiar with Microsoft Office. Word, Excel, and PowerPoint are the go-to applications for business and personal use. While you can't download them directly from the Windows Store, Office is completely compatible with Windows 8. The only catch is that the Office apps can be opened from the Start Screen, but they will operate in the Desktop.

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