More than 80,000 organizations around the world use Dropbox for Business to get work done. Most of those businesses also rely on Microsoft Office, the world’s most widely used productivity suite. In fact, Dropbox is home to over 35 billion Office documents, spreadsheets, and presentations.
To power business productivity, Dropbox to announce that Dropbox and Microsoft are partnering together to make working with Dropbox and Office an even more seamless experience on all platforms
Edit Office files from the Dropbox mobile app and sync changes across devices. Create a file at home and finish it on the go — any edits will automatically save to your Dropbox.
Access Dropbox files from the Office app and save new files to Dropbox. You can now sync your docs and keep them safe without leaving the Office app.
Share Dropbox links from Office. When you’ve finished making changes to your document, you can instantly share it by sending a Dropbox link to colleagues or friends.
These new features will be rolling out to all Dropbox users on iOS and Android in the next few weeks. Our Dropbox for Business customers will be able to take advantage of these updates, too — learn more on our business blog.
Next year we’ll be extending these features to the web by adding integrations between the Dropbox website and Office Online. We’ll also be releasing a Dropbox app for Windows Phone and Windows tablet users in the coming months.