Recommended Business Software for Windows

MatthewA By MatthewA, 4th Nov 2015 | Follow this author | RSS Feed | Short URL
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The PC has a range of business software ideal for businesses. Be it for finance, marketing, web authoring, or word processing there is some good software around. So, here is some recommended business software for Windows.

Word 2010

Word 2010 is one of the flagship software applications that comes with the Microsoft office suite. This is a word processor that has a range of options and features for word processing, and formatting options. As such, it can be great for a variety of documents such as letters, memos, reports, and even basic web page design. Given the range of options and features that Word 2010 has it is not that far away from being an alternative to desk-top-publishing software such as Publisher. As such, brochures, calendars, leaflets etc may also be produced with Word.

Excel 2010

For financial management spreadsheets are particularly recommended office software for Windows. As such, Excel 2010 is one spreadsheet software package that is recommended. Excel 2010 provides a range of spreadsheet options for functions, formatting, and graphs. Excel has a good range of graphs included, either 2d or 3d, which can further enhance spreadsheets. Therefore, Excel 2010 can be ideal for financial spreadsheets such as cash-flows, trading profit and loss, balance sheets, and other financial accounts. Alternatively, Excel can also be good for more limited databases and record-keeping.

Sage 50 Accounts

Sage 50 is one of the best established general accountancy and financial management software packages. As such, it has a number of options for invoicing customers, VAT returns, and year end accounts. Sage 50 also has flexible reporting, as well as profit and loss & balance sheets for more than just monthly figures. As such, Sage 50 is recommended business software for financial management.


For those looking for some good value business software then OpenOffice recommended. OpenOffice is a freeware office software suite that includes word processor, spreadsheet, database, and presentation software. The software has a variety of plug-ins which further enhance the flexibility of the software, and also has file compatibility with Microsoft Office. For further details on OpenOffice, the OpenOffice website is recommended.

Dreamweaver CS5

For web design and authoring software, then Adobe's Dreamweaver CS5 is recommended. This web design software provides a variety of design tools for designing websites. As such, it can be ideal for designing business websites.

Overall, these are a few recommended business software packages for Windows. Such business software as Word and Excel as part of the Office 2010 suite, the OpenOffice suite, Sage 50 Accounts for financial management software, and Adobe Dreamweaver CS5 which is one of the best web authoring software packages.


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