As the most popular and powerful office software, Microsoft Office has steadily developed plenty of versions, and the newest version is Office 2021, or Microsoft 2021. Therefore, what is Microsoft 365? Why is it the best free version of Microsoft Office? In today's tutorial, WPS Academy will explain. Continue to read and choose the version of MS office that fits you best.
l What is Microsoft Office?
Microsoft Office is a family of server software developed by Microsoft. In the newest version of MS Office, several modules are concluded: a word processor (Word), a spreadsheet program (Excel) and a presentation program (PowerPoint), an e-mail client (Outlook), a database management system (Access), and a desktop publishing app (Publisher). To download Microsoft on multiple platforms, the users are required to purchase the subscription plan as needed.
l What is Microsoft Office 365?
Microsoft 365, or Office 365 originally, is a subscription service newly launched by Microsoft. Microsoft 365 includes the Office apps like Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, OneNote, OneDrive, and more other applications and online tools.
Ø Features of Microsoft 365
Quite different from the stand-alone versions of Microsoft Office as Office 2021, 2016 or other official versions,the applications included in this subscription, Microsoft 365, get constant feature and interface updates from Microsoft. While the stand-alone version is a one-time purchase, which does not get updates in features. Moreover, mobile versions of Microsoft apps are only available in Microsoft 365.
Ø Available plans for Microsoft 365
Until now, there are 3 subscription plans are available to the usesr, including Microsoft 365 for home, business and enterprise.
l How much does Microsoft 365 cost？
The subscription feee of Microsoft 365 stays the same with Office 2021.
Ø For home
Ø For business
l How can I find Microsoft office version that fits me best?
If you are desired to find which version of MS Office is the most suitable one for you, we recommend you to visit the official website of Mictosoft that provides professional advice based on your person needs. Please be insured that the site is totally safe to jump:
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