X Buying Office From Microsoft: However, these may or may not be relevant to you: Image credit: Heck, you may even be okay with an older version of Office, say Office , which you can still find keys for from third-party sellers for cheaper than Office Remember, to use Office , you need to be running Windows
If you're eager to use the new apps, they are available now, but first, you have to figure out how you'll purchase them. Long gone are the days of grabbing a box of CDs at the store -- today, subscriptions are the norm, but they're not the only way to buy. Because of that, you get several different ways to buy Office , and you'll be forgiven if you don't know which one to pick. Microsoft doesn't exactly make it simple to tell the difference between your choices. To make the decision a bit easier, this guide will go over the three different ways to use Office and what you get with each pick. Around since , the website has largely flown under the radar, overshadowed by the desktop versions of Office. All you need to use it is a free Microsoft account, which you get here.