Today I upgraded to Microsoft Office 2007 (Professional edition). This is the first major upgrade for Office since 2003 and a lot has changed. I'll highlight some of the new changes; however it will not be comprehensive since I only use Outlook on a daily basis…
The New UI
Right away you'll notice the new look-and-feel. Gone are the days of using the system–based colors found in prior versions. Instead Microsoft has gone with shades of light blue instead. The all blue approach was a little overwhelming at first; although I grew accustomed to it quickly.