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  • Office 365

    Includes Microsoft Teams, OneDrive, OneNote, Outlook, SharePoint & More

    Office 365 is a collection of Microsoft applications in cloud-based services allowing users to access a catalog of software using any web browser on virtually any device as long as an internet connection is available. There are no installations, no updates, and nothing required from the user other than logging into the service. Achieve what matters with Outlook, OneDrive, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, SharePoint, Microsoft Teams, and more. Students, faculty, and staff can download up to five copies of Microsoft Office 2016 ProPlus for Windows and Mac OS, as well as five copies of Office Mobile for iOS and Android.

    OneDrive is a personal online storage system with 5TB of space when using Office 365.

    Microsoft Teams allows for collaboration in Office 365 that integrates the people, content, and tools your team needs to be more engaged and effective utilizing instant messaging and video conferencing, just to name a few.

    Logging into Office 365

    1. Go to the Office 365 site.
    2. Enter login information:
      • Students and alumni:
      • Faculty and staff:
    3. Enter your StarID password in the second entry box.

    Office Shared Computer Activation - Computers in Campus Computer Labs

    How do I activate Office 365 Pro Plus Shared Computer?
    The steps below will need to be taken by everyone the first time using a computer in a campus computer lab with Office 365 Pro Plus Shared Computer Activation or if more than 30 days has passed since the last time Office was used.

    1. Launch any Office application (like Word) and this screen should appear.
    2. Click on Sign In and enter your or information for the username field.
    3. The MinnState branded login box should now appear. Enter your StarID password and select Sign In.
    4. Uncheck the box next to “Allow my organization to manage my device” and select Yes.
    5. Finally, select Done and you are ready to begin using Office.