Apple is preparing to release AppleWorks 6.2.7, an update to its word processing, presentation, graphics and spreadsheet application.

AppleWorks 6.2.7 is already visible on the AppleStore, and is shipping to Apple's international distribution network. The company is expected to release a software update to bring existing installations of AppleWorks up to 6.2.7.

The update improves the presentation and spreadsheet modules. and offers spelling dictionaries in English, French, Italian and Spanish, as well as a new customizable spell-checker.

AppleWorks 6.2.7 costs £65 from the UK AppleStore. The estimated build-time for the International English version of the application is currently set at 8-10 days, according to the UK Apple Store.