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Installing Office 365

The school has a license to allow staff and students to download the latest version of Office365 for free to their home computer, laptop, tablet or smartphone. If you do not want to download the whole package then all of the parts of Office365 are available to use online. Office365 includes Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Publisher etc.


To use Office365 online without downloading to your device:

Log onto your school email.

The top left hand corner of the main page will look like this:


 

On the blue bar, to the left of the word Outlook, is a square made up of 9 smaller squares.

Click on this link.

You should see all of the online Office365 apps.

 


Click on the app you want to use.Any files are saved to the cloud attached to your email account, not on your laptop or device.

There is no save button. Files save automatically.


To download Office365 to your device

Follow these instructions  or download the more detailed pdf file attached at the bottom of the page.

You will need to log on to your school email account.


 

On the blue bar, to the left of the word Outlook is a square made up of 9 smaller squares.

Click on this link.

 

 


 

You should see all of the online Office365 apps.

 At the top of the list of apps on the right hand corner is a link to Office365.

 Click on this link.

 

In the top right corner, above the last of the app icons, you will see an Install Office link.

You can then follow the install instructions on the screen.