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Office tools for home use

You can purchase and download the office tools MS Office suite to use on your personal computer, or as an alternative you can download the free software OpenOffice or LibreOffice.
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    FREE! You can download the Office suite for free via Office 365 portal

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Microsoft Office suite for home use

Please note the following

  • You are solely responsible for the purchase of Microsoft Office suite for home use on private Windows PC or macOS.
  • The instructions below are only to show how to proceed.
  • The product key for Office can be used maximum of two times: One main installation and one backup installation.

How-to buy

  1. Sign up with your email address at HiOA. See how-to-guide below.
  2. Buy Microsoft Office suite here.
  3. Select the tab: Faculty/Staff – costs € 9.25 = Approx. NOK 79,-

Available software programs:

  • For Windows 7 to 10: Office 2016/2013
  • For macOS: Office for Mac 2016 /2011

Guide for how-to buy and download the Microsoft Office suite

1. Select the tab: Faculty/Staff

2. Select the Microsoft Office suite you want to buy.

Skjermbilde: Klikk på ønsket produkt

3. Select the desired language.

4. Add the order, select the button: Add to Cart.

See an example in the screenshot below.

Skjermbilde: Legg til bestilling, velg Add to chart.

5. To register, click: Register.

See an example in the screenshot below.

Skjermbilde: Klikk på Register for å registrere deg

6. Enter the email address you use at HiOA. Ex. first name.last name@hioa.no


7. Click: Continue

See an example in the screenshot below.

Skjermbilde: Skriv inn HiOA e-postadresse og klikk på Continue

8. You will receive an e-mail from: noreply@e-academy.com with the subject: Email address confirmation.

9. You must verify your email address by clicking on the first link in the email. It may take a few minutes before you receive the email.

10. Follow the instructions and complete the purchase.

11. When the receipt page appears you can download the file.

12. Click: Start Download - up-right in the window.

13. Follow the instructions to install the Office suite.

See an example in the screenshot below.

 

Skjermbilde: Produktnøkkel og link for nedlasting av pakken.

Note:

Please take a backup of the product key and program files (SDM EN.msi and nummereksempel.sdx).

  • The two files give you access to download the product if a re-installation is needed.
  • You can only install the product twice: One main installation and one re-installation (backup).
  • You should save these files, for example on a network drive, or use Box - cloud storage HiOA, so you can re-install the Office suite if necessary.
 

See Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) about purchasing and downloading the suite.

Free office tools for home use

Open Office

Provides the same tools as Microsoft Office to create text documents, spreadsheets and presentations.

Download Open Office for Windows and macOS.

Libre Office

Provides the same tools as Microsoft Office to create text documents, spreadsheets and presentations.

Download LibreOffice for Windows, macOS or Linux.