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Kingsoft WPS Office Compatible with Windows 7
[July 13, 2009]

Kingsoft WPS Office Compatible with Windows 7

SHENZHEN, Jul 13, 2009 (SinoCast Daily Business Beat via COMTEX) -- Kingsoft Corporation Ltd. (SEHK: 3888)'s office software WPS Office gained Microsoft Windows 7 compatibility authentication, disclosed an insider.

It indicates that WPS Office supports Windows and is compatible the latter. Products, which expect to obtain Windows 7 compatibility authentication logo, must be compatible with the 32-bit and 64-bit editions. Kingsoft's WPS Office passed through testing on 32-bit and 64-bit editions and became the first China-made office software that gets Windows 7 compatibility authentication, noted persons participated in the testing.

The Mainland China-based software and game company will be likely to stick the "compatible with Windows 7" logo on the outer package of WPS Office.

In mid May 2009, Kingsoft was reported to brew an independent listing for its office software unit. It obtained revenues of CNY 260 million from its proprietary office software WPS and Internet security software last year, hiking 67% from 2007 and accounting for 32% of its total revenues.

Source: (July 13, 2009)

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