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Never lose an assignment again - Office 365 gives you access to online versions of Microsoft software, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and OneNote. You can view, edit and save your assignments (with 25 GB of free storage space) from any computer with internet access, so you really can study when you want, where you want.
You will also have access to Office 365 ProPlus, which lets you download Microsoft software to your computer and iPad for free. This includes five licences to download additional copies of the software onto any Windows or Mac PC you want. It includes the applications that you're familiar with, including Access*, Excel, OneNote, Outlook, PowerPoint, Publisher, Skype for Business, and Word.
*Access is only available for use on Windows computers.
You can access Office 365 ProPlus from your My Open Polytechnic portal. Look for the Office 365 box.
You can also go to your @myopenpolytechnic.ac.nz email by clicking your name when you are logged in and selecting My Open Polytechnic email from the dropdown.
Note - Due to the size of the download it can take some time for them to install.
If you have any issues here are some general troubleshooting links from Microsoft:(links open in new window)
General troubleshooting for Office 365 ProPlus installation – Microsoft support website
Install errors – Microsoft support website
Performance and display issues - Microsoft support website