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Microsoft Writing Style Guide
Check our guide first. If you can’t find what you need, please refer to the Microsoft Writing Style Guide.
American Heritage Dictionary
For spelling issues not covered here, please refer to the American Heritage Dictionary.
If you’re writing a press release, external announcement, or news article, please refer to the AP Stylebook.
November 8, 2020
New replacement term for “master table” in the unbiased language section.
October 26, 2020
New guidance for Wi-Fi usage in the A-Z list.
October 1, 2020
New guidance for interviewing customers and writing their stories.