Microsoft Office is free of charge for you as a student at University West!
During your studies, and up to one year after the latest registration at University West, you have the right to use the software package Office 365 - ProPlus on your private computer. The package includes Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, Access, Publisher, Outlook, Skype and InfoPath.
You can install it on 5 private computers and your mobile devices.
Install Office on a computer
To install Office 365 - ProPlus, go to the guides page and follow the guide which can be found under the heading "Installing Software on a private computer".
When you sign into Office, you do so with your username followed by @student.hv.se if you are a student, and your username followed by @hv.se if you're staff. This may look like this: firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com In the password field, type your HV password.
Install Office on tablet and smartphone
For iPad and iPhone, download Word, Excel and PowerPoint as standalone apps in the AppStore.
For Android tablets and smartphone, download Word, Excel and PowerPoint as standalone apps in Google Play.
On Windows smartphone office software is included.
Log in to your apps
After you have installed you log in to the apps with your username followed by @student.hv.se. if you are a student and with your username followed firstname.lastname@example.org if you are staff. This may look like this: email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
Then enter your ordinary password.
For Windows tablets, download and install in the same way as a private computer. See above. When using Office for the first time, connect it to your account by entering your username followed by @ student.hv.se (your username followed by @ hv.se if you are staff.) Then enter your UW password.
Where can I get help with Office 365?
Almost all applications have built in support. Usually you can reach it by clicking on the question mark in the top menu bar or by typing in a query box. Remember that all features are not available in apps and online versions of the programs. On Microsoft's support pages https://support.office.com you will find among other things, installation assistance.
Please note that the Servicecenter does not support private equipment.