Introducing Microsoft Docs for Facebook – Share MS Office files With Facebook Friends

April 22, 2010

On the Facebook developers conference f8, Mark Zuckerburg announced that Facebook will be launching a collaborative document-editing tool with Microsoft. Over 1500 software developers and FB app developers were present in the conference. You can watch f8 live on Facebook.

is a join collaboration of Facebook and microsoft. Built on Microsoft Office 2010, the Docs app enables Facebook users for the first time to create and share Microsoft Office documents directly with their Facebook friends, using the Office tools they already know.

Documents can be created directly within the app, or can be uploaded from your PC. You can share the document with your selected friends or all the friends or with the whole world. Documents can be viewed and edited directly within a web browser – or, with a single click, you can edit them more richly and powerfully through the Microsoft Office software on your PC or Mac.

Docs is currently in limited beta. You can sign up to be notified when it’s available for you to use by connecting your Facebook account.

Docs – Homepage


  • Arafat Hossain Piyada

    A welcome move and Microsoft choose a good path to reduce the fame of Google Doc and give us blogger something to write about. :)
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  • Whiztechy

    That’s going to be good. All bloggers are addicted to Facebook , hope this result in something good.
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