Microsoft® Word 2003 Arabic
Word 2003, the latest version of the best-selling word
processor, takes customer experience and feedback to deliver innovations you
can use to create impressive-looking documents and help you work better with
The new Reading Layout
view in Word 2003 makes it easier to read documents online.
Communicate and Share Information Better
Communicate quickly and effectively with others—internally
and across organizations.
Work together better. Save Word 2003 documents to shared workspaces
where other team members can get the latest version, check the documents in
or out, or even save task lists, related documents, links, and member lists.
Shared workspaces require Microsoft Windows Server™ 2003 running Microsoft
Windows® SharePoint™ Services.
Control distribution of sensitive documents. Help protect your
company assets by preventing recipients from forwarding, copying, or
printing important documents by using information rights management (IRM)
functionality. You can even specify an expiration date for the message,
after which it cannot be viewed or changed. IRM functionality requires
Windows Server 2003 running Microsoft Windows Rights Management Services (RMS).
Note With Microsoft Office Professional Edition 2003, you can use Word
2003 to create IRM-protected documents and grant other users permission to
access and modify your documents. You can also apply policy templates to IRM-protected
documents you create. With Microsoft Office Standard Edition 2003, Microsoft
Office Small Business Edition 2003, and Microsoft Office Student and Teacher
Edition 2003 you can read IRM-protected documents; with permission, you can
modify them as well.
Collaborate with confidence. Designate certain sections of your
document to be modified by specific people to better protect how your
document is modified and reduce the number of conflicting comments you
receive. You can even prevent reviewers from making changes unless they turn
revision marks on, or make the entire document read-only with key portions
that can be modified only by specific individuals. Also help protect the
formatting and style of your document.
See comments and revisions more easily. Markup features in Word 2003
have been enhanced to make comments more visible and offer better ways to
help you track and merge changes and read comments.
Communicate instantly with others. No need to leave Word 2003 to find
out if an instant messaging (IM) contact is online—you can access IM and
even initiate IM conversations in Word 2003.
mobile. If you own and use a Tablet PC, you can annotate Word 2003
documents using a pen input device—in your own handwriting. You can annotate
documents for personal use, such as taking notes, or to send to others.
Capture and Reuse Information
Bring information into
your documents for more timely access to the information you need to make
Create organizational solutions with XML. Word 2003 supports both the
Extensible Markup Language (XML) file format and custom schemas, providing
the basis for building solutions to business problems such as data
reporting, publishing, and submitting data to business
Note In all Office 2003 Editions, Word 2003 documents can be saved
in a native XML file format which can be manipulated and searched using any
program that can process industry standard XML. With Office Professional
Edition 2003, companies can also use customized XML formats—or schemas—to
enable easier and more advanced information creation, capture, exchange, and
Interact with business systems. Save and open XML files in Word 2003
to integrate with key business data in your organization. Developers can
build solutions that use XML to interact with business systems through a
task pane in Word 2003.
functionality with enhanced smart tags. Smart tags in Word 2003 are
more flexible. Associate smart tags with specific content and have the
appropriate smart tag appear when you point to the associated words.
Access Additional Productivity Resources
Quickly find the information you need to
complete your work.
||Find facts quickly.
Stay in Word 2003 to do research. The Research task pane brings
electronic dictionaries, thesauri, and online research sites into Word
2003 so that you can quickly find information and incorporate it into
your documents. Some functionality in the Research task pane requires a
connection to the Internet.
||Get a head start on
Take advantage of resources on Office Online—including professionally
designed templates, add-ins, and online training—that you can access in
Word 2003. Using Office Online requires a connection to the Internet.
||Find the help you
need. From the Getting Started and Help task panes, you can access
Assistance on Office Online. It provides help and assistance articles
that are updated regularly from requests and issues of other users. Some
functionality in these task panes requires a connection to the Internet.
||Read with greater
comfort. The new Reading Layout view makes it easier to read
documents. It optimizes the document for reading on the screen,
including larger text, shorter lines, and pages that exactly fit your
screen. Microsoft ClearType® produces letter shapes that are easier to
read. You can also access specific pages quickly through the thumbnail