iPad cannot export to MS Office Formats
One unanswered question on the iPad has been answered finally: we had asked if we can export to MS Office formats on the iWork suite on the iPad- Read The Dumbest Mistake Apple Did With The iPad. Now, thanks to Walt Mossberg, we know the answer – it cannot. almost.
This is a serious content creation app that should help the iPad compete with laptops and can import Microsoft Office files. However, only the word processor exports to Microsoft’s formats, and not always accurately. In one case, the exported Word file had misaligned text. When I then tried exporting the document as a PDF file, it was unreadable.