Office Insider for Android apps getting updated with Tell Me feature

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If you’re using Office Mobile on Android, then you might want to consider joining the Office Insider program. Some nifty new features have been released to Office Insiders that might convince you it’s time to get in on the fun.

Here’s what’s coming in beta release 16.0.6925.1002:

Word
Tell Me: Simply type what you want to do in the app using your own words, and then Tell Me will guide through the process as well as offer additional resources.
Merge and split cells: You can now merge cells to make a heading span across columns, or split cells to show the right level of details.
Reply with your edited document: No extra steps for editing an attachment and sending it back on the same thread. Just open Outlook from Word and reply

Excel
Copy an entire worksheet: No need to start from scratch! Get a worksheet set up just the way you line, and then duplicate it.
Tell Me: Simply type what you want to do in the app using your own words, and then Tell Me will guide through the process as well as offer additional resources.

Reply with your edited spreadsheet: No extra steps for editing an attachment and sending it back on the same thread. Just open Outlook from Excel and reply.

PowerPoint
Tell Me: Simply type what you want to do in the app using your own words, and then Tell Me will guide through the process as well as offer additional resources.

If you want to join the Office Insider program, you can follow the instructions here. Let us know in the comments what you Insiders think of this new beta version of Office Mobile.

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