We’re happy to announce that Office for Mac 2011 (version 14.2.4) now supports Retina display for Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook. Text everywhere is incredibly crisp and all key areas of the interface are now sharper than ever. We hope you enjoy this fantastic software experience!
As long as you have Microsoft AutoUpdate set to check for software updates automatically, you’ll be notified when this update is available.
Microsoft AutoUpdate can keep your copy of Office for Mac updated by prompting you when the next update is available. To check your AutoUpdate settings, open any Office for Mac program, click Help from the menu bar, then select Check for Updates. You can choose to update Manually or Automatically on the schedule of your choice.
Alright, we’re going back to work on even more great features! Please continue to let us know how we are doing via the blog. As always, we’re listening.
The Office for Mac Product Team
Thank you for downloading our most recent update. We hope you have been enjoying the latest improvements.
It has come to our attention that a small number of users have had difficulty updating to 14.2.4. We are working with Apple to resolve the problem and will follow up with an update in the near future.
In the meantime, if you’d like to get Retina support for Office for Mac 2011 running sooner, we’ve prepared a video below. It provides a few simple steps getting the update working today; otherwise, please wait for our upcoming update.
Thanks for your help and patience!