The new version of Microsoft Office for Mac OS X platform has been finally released to manufacturing (RTM), which means the development for Office for Mac 2011 has been completed and the final code has been signed off, and been sent to production.

Office:Mac 2011

Office:Mac 2011 packs a lot of new or enhanced features functionality and redesigned user interface, with features such as everywhere access, full co-authoring support and ability to connect to cloud-based Microsoft services such as the Office Web Apps, SharePoint and SkyDrive for team collaboration. Office 2011 for Mac also introduces Outlook for Mac, uses Ribbon interface, adds new tools to easily craft professional documents, such as new template gallery, Sparklines, in-document photo editing and more.

Excel for Mac 2011

The final RTM release of the Office 2011 for Mac suite of programs has the build version number of, and the build was assembled and RTMed on Friday, September 10, 2010.

Word for Mac 2011

And as expected and similar to most other new Microsoft products, the Office for Mac 2011 has been leaked way before its official launch to retail customers and businesses, normally right after Microsoft delivers the products to volume licensing customers in the name of SW_DVD5_Office_Mac_Standard_2011_English_MLF_X16-99088. The online retailer Amazon had previously accidentally publish the availability date of Office for Mac 2011 before it’s taken down, which is listed as October 26, 2010. Microsoft had announced that Office for Mac 2011 will shipped by end of October.

PowerPoint for Mac 2011

Those who interested in Office for Mac 2011 can wait no more, as the download links to the setup installer of Office for Mac 2011 have been leaked and available for free download.

Office for Mac 2011

Office for Mac 2011 Standard (VL – Volume Licensing)

File Name: office_Bus_enu_14.0.0_100825.3_ship_VL_build.dmg
Build: 14.0.0.BUILD.100825.3
Size: 955,088,986 byte
SHA1: 3834853A973B27781683CAB275E499C5353F7B69
MD5: 6B97DC2BD1D020BBAF41F1C244F6A044


Office for Mac 2011 Standard (Retail)

File Name: office_std_enu_14.0.0_100825.3_ship_retail_build.dmg
Build: 14.0.0.BUILD.100825.3
Size: 932,901,946 byte
SHA1: 3A127A75473BAC07593E56239360B288539F788E
MD5: 2A7EC3816614094E3FF73CC801104B63
CRC: 9EC75633


Communicator for Office for Mac 2011 Standard

File Name: Communicator_std_enu_13.0.0_100825.3_ship_vl_build.dmg
Build: 13.0 .0.100825.3
SHA1: B3B0C1D5239E94BD8CEB5980E85DAEE9CC41E0A5
MD5: 6E74B7D42CCB500116A6A4325B7C9B48
CRC: C7240532

Download: Communicator_std_enu_13.0.0_100825.3_ship_vl_build.dmg

Outlook for Mac 2011

The package of Office for Mac 2011 Standard contains all popular Office apps for Mac OS X system, including Mac versions of Word 2011, Excel 2011, PowerPoint 2011, Outlook 2011 which replaces Entourage, Messenger for Mac 8, Remote Desktop Connection for Mac, Document Connection for Mac, and Communicator for Mac.

Messenger for Mac 8

Similar to Office 2010 for Windows, no product key is required to install volume licensing edition of Office for Mac 2011, and a product key is required to install retail version Office 2011 for Mac. Use the following product keys to install Office for Mac 2011 retail edition products.

Excel for Mac 2011: MVGQR-X389M-XXXXX-XXXXX-XXXXX
PowerPoint for Mac 2011: MMGC8-469V6-XXXXX-XXXXX-XXXXX

The product keys unlikely will work for activation though.

Remote Desktop Connection 2 for Mac

Office:Mac 2011 is available as 32-bit (x86) software only, and is available in 13 launguages: Danish, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Norwegian, Polish, Russian, Spanish and Swedish.

Microsoft has a free upgrade to Office for Mac 2011 program which entitles customers who purchase Office 2008 for Mac between August 1, 2010 and November 30, 2010 to receive free upgrade license of the new product. Check out the prices and editions available for Office 2011 for Mac.

Microsoft has prepared several video clips which showcase features of Office for Mac 2011 at

Update: Office for Mac 2011 14.0.1 Update