Microsoft Office - IT Services support statement.

What is this page about

This page gives information on the versions of Microsoft Office supported by IT Services and installation methods for the software.

 

Who will find this information useful.

Staff and Students.

 

Supported versions of Microsoft Office (PC & Mac)

Supported versions of Microsoft Office (PC)

IT Services provides:
  • Installation support for Microsoft Office 2016
  • Usage and troubleshooting support for Microsoft Office 2016 & 2013

Supported versions of Microsoft Office (macOS)

IT Services provides:

  • Usage and troubleshooting support for Microsoft Office 2016 for macOS.

Microsoft removed support for Office 2011 on 10th October 2017.

More information: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/3193406/office-for-mac-2011-availability
After this date Microsoft will not be producing security updates for Office 2011 for macOS at which time we will no longer be in a position to support it, if you are running Office 2011 you can upgrade free of charge to 2016 at any time from your Office 365 login at http://office.tcd.ie please see installation instructions below "Installing Microsoft Office 2016 for macOS"

Microsoft Office in IT Services computer rooms & training delivery.

Microsoft Office 2013 is provided on the PCs in the IT Services computer rooms, and the IT Services training courses are based on this version.

 

Installing Microsoft Office 2016

Installing Microsoft Office 2016 for PC

Trinity staff and students can install Microsoft Office 2016 for PC via the Office 365 service by logging in at http://office.tcd.ie and choosing the installation link at the top right of the page.

The installation media for all supported versions of Office is also available to Trinity staff from the IT Service Desk.

Please note that if you wish to upgrade to a later version of Office and you had previously installed Office via disk then you need to either:

(a) Install the later version of Office via disk

or

(b) Uninstall the current version of Office and install the later version via http://office.tcd.ie.

Installing Microsoft Office 2016 for macOS

Trinity staff and students can install Microsoft Office 2016 for Mac via the Office 365 service by logging in at http://office.tcd.ie and choosing the installation link at the top right of the page.

The installation media for all supported versions of Office is also available to Trinity staff from the IT Service Desk.

If you install Microsoft Office 2016 for macOS it does not uninstall older versions of Microsoft Office already installed on your Mac.

Please note that Microsoft Office 2016 for macOS will only run on MacOS 10.10 (Yosemite) or later.

 

 

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