Apple iPhone 3G
Best App for editing Word Docs
(read some of his previous posts under the Storm and Omnia)
Air Sharing is a $7 app that lets you wirelessly connect to any
Mac (tiger & leopard)
windows (xp, Vista)
linux (gnome, KDE)
-iwork (pages, Numbers Keynote)
-Microsoft Office (Word, Excel and Powerpoint),
(limited support for XML formats
-web Pages (I.E., Safari, Firefox,)+ most browsers
-RTFD (TextEdit documents with embedded images)
-Plain text (many different file extensions), with Unicode Support
The title of the thread is "Best App for EDITING Word Docs".
Editing word documents just isn't something the iPhone can do...period. I love my iPhone, but that is a function it cannot perform.
Buy a laptop. Most people don't do any serious document editing or creating on device this small anyway. I have tried this on both Blackberry (miserable experience) and WinMo (less miserable but still miserable) and it's all but useless. True business people carry laptops, even ultra-portables, and would never try serious editing from a mobile phone. The viewing of these docs are second to none on the iPhone though.
Good advice. After owning two phones (a Treo and yes, the much hated Storm) that are capable of editing documents I found it very difficult to edit anyway!
A 5 second edit on a laptop becomes a huge ordeal on a 3" screen. Not worth it at all with ANY smartphone except in emer...