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[HELP] iPad 2 documet app!!

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Hi,

Just bought my self an iPad 2 3G and basically is my first apple computer, sort of!

On this note would like to know which are the apps names that are sort of like the MS office that let's me write and edit word, excel, ppt, etc...

I know that I have to buy them, but do not know what to buy.

Did take a look at the app store, and found an app 'Docs to go', but do not know whether this is the type of app that suits my needs.


Any help would be much appreciated.

Tnx
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You can get iWorks for $9.99 that will edit MS office documents.

Or there is office2 (office^2), it's cheaper and supposedly quite good.

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tnx for your reply. But apart from editing will I also be albe to write a new document from scratch?
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I can't say for sure because i don't use either, but if you can't then they are crap apps.

I'd guess yes though.
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will see about that. tnx for your help
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When I absolutely have to, Docs 2 Go is my favorite. I've tried that Office^2 thing, didn't like it as much. Writing any kind of document on the iPad (or any tablet) is not a good experience however without a keyboard. My opinion at least.

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I like Doc2HD. Good for notes but I don't think I could ever write an entire paper with any ipad app.
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