The Microsoft Home Use Program allows employees at eligible companies to buy an annual subscription of Office Home or Office Personal at a discount for use on personal devices. What has changed with the Home Use Program? What is Office ? Office is an annual subscription that includes premium versions of the Office apps that you can use across all your devices Office Home - Up to 6 people, Office Personal — 1 person , monthly exclusive feature updates, and 1Tb of cloud storage per person.
Easily create, access, organize, and protect everything in your life. Office helps you create your best documents, spreadsheets, and presentations with built-in intelligence and up-to-date features.
Securely sync and share; all within the premium apps you know and trust. Who qualifies for the Home Use Program? Employees who work at a company that satisfies the Home Use Program eligibility requirements. What are the steps to make a Microsoft Home Use Program purchase?
Sign Up: Visit the Microsoft Home Use Program page. Enter your corporate email address. If you are eligible, an email will be sent to your corporate email address inbox with a link that will validate your eligibility for the program.
Sign In: Once your eligibility is confirmed and you register for the program with your personal Microsoft account that is associated with your personal email address, you can begin the purchase process by viewing the discounts available to you based on your Home Use Program benefit eligibility.
Your purchase is processed and completed in the Microsoft Store. You, the eligible employee, can install Office on your personal devices after the purchase is complete.
Once you have purchased Office Home, you can share your subscription with up to 5 additional members of your household. For more detailed instructions, see the Additional support section below. If you already have Office Home or Office Personal, you can still take advantage of this discount.
Microsoft is updating the Home Use Program to offer discounts on the latest and most up to date products such as Office , which is always up to date with premium versions of Office apps across all your devices.
Office plans include premium versions of these applications plus other services that are enabled over the Internet, including online storage with OneDrive and Skype minutes for home use. How do I know if my computer can run Office ? See system requirements for compatible versions of Windows and macOS, and for other feature requirements. Is Internet access required for Office ? However, Internet access is required to install and activate all the latest releases of Office suites and all Office subscription plans.