Summary: This version of Office for the Mac is great. I have been a windows fanboy for a long time and recently purchased my first macbook air. The software installed w/out issue and works just fine. I'm just having to learn how to use the "Apple way" of doing things instead of the "Microsoft way.
Excerpt: If I didn't need it I wouldn't purchase it. I do enough collaboration that this makes it easier. Choose Customize during install and uncheck all the bloatware Microsoft wants you to install but don't need.If I didn't need it I wouldn't purchase it. I do enough collaborations that this makes it easier.