Microsoft Office Preview Build 8067.2018 is out for Insiders

A new build of Microsoft Office is out for participants of the Office Insider program. The released build is 8067.2018 and includes a number of changes. Here is what is new in this update.

The released build targets Desktop users. It is now available in the Slow ring of updates. The following change log was stated:

Word:

Enhanced writing assistance with Editor pane: Use the Editor pane for advanced spelling, grammar, and writing styles recommendations. It's built to be accessible with improved support for assistive technologies. Learn More.

Watch the following video to see this feature in action:

Outlook:

Cloud attachments just got better​: Now, when you save or drag and drop OneDrive attachments to your computer, we download the file for you. Learn More.

Focused Inbox: Focused Inbox help you focus on the emails that matter the most to you. It separates your inbox into two tabs: Focused and Other. Your most important emails are on the Focused tab while the rest remain easily accessible, but out of the way, on the Other tab. Learn More.

The following video show the Inbox feature in action:

Excel:

Join the Excel Community: Learn how to use Excel, discuss your work, shared tips and tricks, and connect with experts who build and use the product. Join us today.

Personalize the default PivotTable layout: Set up a PivotTable the way you like, and start with that layout every time you create a new PivotTable. Learn More.

This video shows how to personalize the PivotTable layout:

PowerPoint

Narrate a recording​: Include a video of yourself narrating when you make a recording of a presentation. Recordings can include animations, ink, audio, and video. Learn More.

See what's changed: Slides that have been modified by others while you were away are highlighted in green.

Visio

Find third-party stencils​: Search for third-party stencils provided by selected content providers. Learn More.

Project

Quick drop-down for setting predecessors: Use the Gant chart drop-down to choose which predecessors or successors you want to link to. Learn More.

Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook

Insert recent links: Easily attach hyperlinks to recent cloud-based files or websites, and create meaningful display names for people using screen readers. Learn More.

To get this update, open an Office app and go to File > Account (Office Account) > Update Options > Update Now. Your apps have to be configured to receive updates from the Slow ring. Source: Neowin.

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