As a full-time NPC employee, you are eligible to receive Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2010 for PC or Microsoft Office 2011 for Mac for only $9.95 each. You will also be given the option of purchasing a back-up disk for an additional cost. If you are not already aware, the retail price for Office Professional 2010 is $499.99 and Office 2011 for Mac retails for $199.99. Unfortunately, this offer is only available to full-time NPC employees; it is not available to students or part-time employees. Students will soon see software benefits through our VDI project provided through our Title III grant.
Office Professional Plus 2010 contains the following applications:
- Word 2010
- Excel 2010
- PowerPoint 2010
- Outlook with Business Contact Manager 2010
- OneNote 2010
- Publisher 2010
- Access 2010
- InfoPath 2010
- SharePoint Workspace
- Lync 2010
Office for Mac 2011 contains the following applications:
- Word for Mac 2011
- Excel for Mac 2011
- PowerPoint for Mac 2011
- Outlook for Mac 2011
- Messenger for Mac 8
- Remote Desktop Connection for Mac 2
- Support for Windows SkyDrive
- Support for Office Web Apps
So how do you take advantage of this offer? Please read on below:
You are now eligible to participate in Microsoft’s Software Assurance Home Use Program (HUP). This program enables you to get a licensed copy of most Microsoft® Office desktop PC applications to install and use on your home computer.
Under the Home Use Program, you and our other employees who are users of qualifying applications at work (e.g. Office Enterprise) may acquire a licensed copy of the corresponding Home Use Program software (e.g. Office Enterprise) to install and use on a home computer. You may continue using HUP software while you are under our employment and as long as the corresponding software you use at work has active Software Assurance coverage.
Please note that some product and language versions may not be available at the time you place an order. For up-to-date information on the availability of Home Use Program software, please visit http://microsoft.com/licensing.
To access the Microsoft Home Use Program Web site:
1. Go to http://hup.microsoft.com/
2. Select the country to which you want your order to be shipped to and choose the language for viewing the order Web site.
3. Enter your corporate e-mail address and insert the following program code:
*** Please email me at firstname.lastname@example.org for program code. ***
Note: This program code is assigned to our organization for our sole use in accessing this site. You may not share this number with anyone outside our organization.
4. Place your order online, and it will be shipped to the location you have chosen. Please note that a fulfillment fee will be charged to cover packaging, shipping, and handling costs.
We trust you will enjoy this benefit and look forward to your participation.
** NOTE: You can only download this version of the program one time. Additional purchases can be made as new versions of the program are available.