Tablets forum

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by rpm2365 / March 26, 2012 12:37 AM PDT

I want to buy a new computer or tablet, but I am confused.......

I need to use the device for work, which means word, excel, etc.....

My question can a tablet handle this internally or just "in the cloud"?

Sorry if this subject has been discussed before, this is my 1st post.......THANKS

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Word, Excel means a Windows tablet.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / March 26, 2012 12:47 AM PDT
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There is no other tablet that runs those apps. And it's internal for those models.

Seems odd to go tablet form if you want to run Word, Excel as wouldn't you need a keyboard and then it's a laptop?

Why a tablet?

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If you're going to type a lot, don't get a tablet...
by KittyLurking / April 27, 2012 1:48 AM PDT
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get a laptop

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iPad options
by FilmsterDavid / April 27, 2012 7:17 AM PDT
In reply to: TABLET CONFUSED!!!

On my iPad I have used Quickoffice from the app store for the last year. It is not word but I have found it to be very intuitive and easy to use. It also integrates with your Dropbox App, so I have been able to do everything on the go with the iPad.

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