Microsoft Office Tutorials and References
In Depth Information
Using the Open and Save As Panels
Note that when you choose a place on the left, a set of bullet points
at the bottom of the dialog tell you the benefits of the selected place.
In Figure 1.16 , the list shows that the SkyDrive is available on this
device, offline, on other devices, and can be shared with others. When
you choose Computer as the place, the options for Available on Oth-
er Devices and Can Be Shared with Others are grayed out.
Figure 1.16. An ad at the bottom of the screen sells you on the benefits of the
An ad at the bottom of the screen sells you on the benefits of the
You might wonder how a file saved to the SkyDrive can be available offline.
To test this, I disconnected my computer from the Internet and tried to open
a recent file from the SkyDrive. To my surprise, the file opened. However, a
warning told me that I was viewing an “ offline copy ” that initially opened