Office 365 is the standard office applications suite in use at Eastern. The package includes desktop office software (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.), online access to web versions and other online tools, email, and home use software. The desktop applications, known as Office 2016, are installed by ITS on Eastern owned machines, whereas the home use software can be obtained by following the instructions below. Faculty and staff looking for other home use software can find instructions in Article 235: Purchasing Hardware and Software.
Microsoft Provides the following Quick Start Guides to for Office 2016:
Eastern also provides the instructions for connecting your Mobile device to Eastern Email in Article 474: Configuring Mobile Devices for Eastern Email
Need help? Read about it or watch a video: https://support.office.com/en-US/article/Video-Install-Office-on-your-PC-or-Mac-for-Office-365-for-business-b7071ece-237d-4f84-a67d-d8cf1d1f2e60
From Your Email Account
To get Office 365 for Windows and Mac:
Install on up to 5 compatible PCs and Macs, plus 5 tablets (including iPad). Includes 1TB of storage from OneDrive.The free Office subscription continues as long as you're working at Eastern and the program continues.
Follow these easy steps to get Office:
For all phones and tablets:
You will need your Eastern email (it is also your Office 365 login) and Office 365 password to sign in.
Or contact the Center for Instructional Technology at firstname.lastname@example.org or 860-465-1248.