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Ability Office Home offers six feature-rich applications in one powerful, compatible and best of all, affordable office suite. Just perfect for working from home, allowing files to be edited and exchanged with those back in the office, and absolutely ideal for students and school children.

It's so easy to get started with Ability Office Home, thanks to its very familiar user interface. Create, load from, edit and save to Microsoft® Word, Excel, Powerpoint and Adobe® Photoshop® files, plus all other standard graphics and photo format files.

Windows 7 and Microsoft® Office 2010 compatible.

Ability Office Home includes 2 licences for your personal commercial use. Multi user licences are also available for larger organisations, such as businesses or educational establishments.

  • Includes FREE email and web support


Click here for Corporate Multi User License pricing, or alternatively
here for Educational/Charity Multi User License pricing.


Independently acclaimed - Computer Buyer says:

"You get a word processor, a spreadsheet, a photo organizer and image editor, a drawing tool and presentation program, all of which you can install on two PCs under the licence terms. An excellent suite for such a low price."

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† Native support for Microsoft® Office 2003 (*.doc, *.xls & *.ppt) file formats included as standard. One-time Internet connection required to enable Microsoft® Office 2010/2007 file format (*.docx, *.xlsx & *.pptx) compatibility.



Write – Microsoft® Word compatible word processing

Gives you everything you need to create, edit and produce better-looking letters, reports, quotations, memos, mailings and newsletters. Write has all the features that you would expect from any top quality word processor – spell checker and thesaurus, bulleted and numbered lists, frames, tables, autocorrect, autospell, headers and footers, numerous paragraph and font options, interactive rulers, intelligent drag and drop editing, short-cut menus for easy text revision, the capacity to include graphics, spreadsheets and charts, plus a whole host of other essential features. Write also supports a wide range of file formats for export and import and is compatible with *.doc and *.docx† file formats (Microsoft® Office 2010† and earlier).

Spreadsheet – Microsoft® Excel compatible spreadsheet

The perfect tool for managing all your numerical data, whether business information, home finances, complicated calculations or homework problems. To help you make sense of your figures, Ability incorporates all the essential elements users need from a spreadsheet program, as well as a range of advanced features – such as pivot tables and macros – to make working with numerical data as easy and clear as possible. Compatible with both *.xls and *.xlsx† file formats (Microsoft® Office 2010† and earlier).

Presentation – Microsoft® Powerpoint compatible slideshow presentation

The ideal application for creating professional slideshow presentations, with a wide range of visual and text effects ensuring that your message is delivered with maximum impact. Make your presentations as simple or as sophisticated as you need with the combination of Ability’s familiar design interface and rich creative feature set enabling production of the highest quality presentations. Compatible with both *.ppt and *.pptx† file formats (Microsoft® Office 2010† and earlier).

Photopaint – Adobe® Photoshop® compatible photo and graphics editor

A feature-rich photo and image editor that will instantly feel familiar, both in interface and functionality, to users of Adobe® Photoshop. Its fundamental components include paint tools, colour palettes, brushes, selections, special effects filters and layers, delivering you the ability to create the exact graphical effects and edits required. Compatible with both Adobe® Photoshop *.psd and all other mainstream graphics file formats.

Photoalbum – Digital image organiser

This user-friendly image organiser lets users store and easily locate their digital photos and other images, with all major graphical formats supported. Featuring a multi-window interface, Photoalbum displays a clear outline of folders, albums and favourites, file lists with property pages, and choices of thumbnail, full screen or rolling slideshow views of all pictures in any selected folder or album.

Draw - Vector-based line drawing and layout software

Object design and layout software utilising vector objects, enabling you to create your own vector-based designs for use as logos or clip art.

Save as PDF

As a major added benefit, create universally accepted Adobe® PDF files from within any relevant application, allowing secure delivery of original documents and making it quick and easy to publish documents online.


Write - Word Processing

  • Compatible with Microsoft® Word 2010† and earlier
  • PDF or XPS export for your documents
  • AutoSpelling, AutoCorrect & Grammar Checking
  • Vector Drawing layer, Autoshapes, Linked Frames & Tables
  • Indexing, TOC, Sections, Task Panes & WriteFX effects

Spreadsheet - Spreadsheets

  • Compatible with Microsoft® Excel 2010† and earlier 
  • PDF or XPS export for your spreadsheets
  • Pivot Table Wizard, Vector Drawing layer, Autoshapes
  • Over 250 built-in functions & 25 different chart types
  • Set Print Area, Page Break Previews, Cell Property Pane

Presentation - Slideshow Presentations

  • Compatible with Microsoft® PowerPoint 2010† and earlier 
  • PDF, XPS, HTML Web-Album & Image export for your slides
  • Thumbnail Outliner, Slide Sorter & Master Slide View
  • AutoShapes, Pictures, Charts & WriteFX effects
  • Spell Checking & Thesaurus

Photopaint - Photo & Image Editing

  • Compatible with Adobe® Photoshop & all main image formats
  • PDF or XPS export for any of your photos and images
  • Advanced image editing tools with layer support
  • Over 90 filters for special image enhancement
  • Easy “red eye” removal

Photoalbum - Photo Management

  • Store and locate photos and all common image formats
  • HTML Web-Album export for your photos
  • Batch Conversion of images into one consistent type & size
  • Multi-tab display: Folders, Albums & Favourites, EXIF Properties, Search
  • Slide shows, Image filtering, Thumbnail caching for fast loading

Draw - Vector Drawing

  • Compatible with Microsoft® PowerPoint 2010† and earlier 
  • PDF, XPS, HTML Web-Album & Image export of drawings
  • AutoShapes, Pictures, Charts & WriteFX effects
  • Object management: order, alignment, distribution
  • Snap to Grid, Snap to Edge, Positional Guidelines


Minimum System Requirements

  • Windows 7, Vista, and XP
  • PC suitable for running these operating systems
  • 150Mb hard disk space
  • Internet connection for installation
  • Internet or phone connection for activation
  • † One-time Internet connection to enable Microsoft® Office 2010/2007 file format compatibility


Everything you need to get started with Ability Office can be found in our How to Guides.

If you need further help or information, then please see our full list of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ).

If you have a question that isn't covered in the FAQ, then just fill in our Online Support Form and we will respond to you as soon as possible.

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