Microsoft it refreshes each of the Office icons and its operating system so often. When Office, the icons have been restored five times in the last century, usually with each major update. This year's edition is the latest, and in its presentation, the company has unwisely filtered the changes that will also occur Windows 10 as regards icons design it refers.
The Office restores its icons 5 years after the last change
This one the change of design is the one that was most awaited everything that Microsoft has most changed the design of icons has been four years (between 2003 and 2007). Now this change comes five years after the last, which was introduced with Office 2013. The company decided to make these changes simplified and unified, and it suits our time.
In addition, these new icons add a new perspectiveis three-dimensionalto make these changes consistent Smooth construction that Microsoft introduces into its products; especially in Windows 10. Additionally, they want to make it clearer or what each application suite does, highlight PowerPoint graphics, Excel cells, or text lines in Word, while everything has similar air,
Not only Office 365: Windows 10 will also restore its icons
All these new icons will get to different versions of Office. Interestingly, we saw in the presentation video how new icons that will also be available for Windows 10, which also simplifies the appearance of elements such as Calendar, File Viewer, Calculator, or Mail.
The minimalism This is the trend that major software companies are tracking in their products. Comprehensive logos, companies such as Google, eBay, Microsoft, Airbnb and many others tend to simplify and simplify and tighten them. This new icon design also tracks this path.
These new Office and Office iconsand are available in Office 365, and reaches all devices where you can install Office. O Windows 10, Microsoft has provided no details, but it is possible that the new icons will be present in the next April 2019 update, or not later in the last year of the next year. In fact, in the latest version of Build 18290 for Insiders, the introduction of Fluent Design changes in the opening menu.