The Microsoft Home Use Program allows employees at eligible companies to buy an annual subscription of Office Home or Office Personal at a discount for use on personal devices. What has changed with the Home Use Program? What is Office ? Office is an annual subscription that includes premium versions of the Office apps that you can use across all your devices Office Home - Up to 6 people, Office Personal — 1 person , monthly exclusive feature updates, and 1Tb of cloud storage per person. Easily create, access, organize, and protect everything in your life.
Office helps you create your best documents, spreadsheets, and presentations with built-in intelligence and up-to-date features. Securely sync and share; all within the premium apps you know and trust. Who qualifies for the Home Use Program? Employees who work at a company that satisfies the Home Use Program eligibility requirements.
What are the steps to make a Microsoft Home Use Program purchase? Sign Up: Visit the Microsoft Home Use Program page. Enter your corporate email address. If you are eligible, an email will be sent to your corporate email address inbox with a link that will validate your eligibility for the program. Sign In: Once your eligibility is confirmed and you register for the program with your personal Microsoft account that is associated with your personal email address, you can begin the purchase process by viewing the discounts available to you based on your Home Use Program benefit eligibility.
Your purchase is processed and completed in the Microsoft Store. You, the eligible employee, can install Office on your personal devices after the purchase is complete. Once you have purchased Office Home, you can share your subscription with up to 5 additional members of your household.
For more detailed instructions, see the Additional support section below. If you already have Office Home or Office Personal, you can still take advantage of this discount.
Microsoft is updating the Home Use Program to offer discounts on the latest and most up to date products such as Office , which is always up to date with premium versions of Office apps across all your devices.
The Microsoft Home Use Program (HUP) which used to enable Army Soldiers, Civilians, and Contractors the option to purchase Microsoft Office for $ has ended. It has been replaced with Office subscription based Microsoft Office with a 30% discount. Jun 14, - DLA government employees are eligible to participate in the Microsoft Home Use Program. You can purchase Microsoft Office Professional. Feb 8, - Microsoft hasn't yet launched its updated Home Use Program for Office in the U.S. But once it does, it will be offering qualified business.
Eligible employees may obtain a licensed copy of qualifying Microsoft Office software to install and use on their home computer. We trust you will enjoy this benefit and look forward to your participation.
Please remember that participation in this program is voluntarily and is between you and Microsoft. The Air Force is not to be held responsible for any damage to your computer, or loss of data that may occur. What is the HUP? For each product eligible for the HUP for which you are a licensed user with active software assurance coverage, you may order a single copy of that product to install and use on your home computer.
You may continue using this HUP software while you are under AF employment and as long as the software you use at work has active software assurance coverage. Employees can order the product s directly through a secure, Microsoft-hosted e-commerce site. Can I buy more than one copy?
HUP restricts users to purchase only one copy of a particular product Version. Authorized users who purchased Office Professional Plus are able to buy the new version. For each product sold in HUP, the user may install it on a single primary device. The current agreement with Microsoft now allows a user to purchase both the Windows and Mac versions of Office Learn more here.
Purchase Office at your Exchange. What are the Requirements for Office ? Office requires Windows 10, Windows 8. Can I buy Windows or other Microsoft Products? Microsoft discontinued their Employee Purchase Program in November There are no special purchasing programs to purchase Microsoft Windows or other non-Office products.
Who is Covered? Who is Not Covered? What Software is Covered? Access and Publisher are not available in Office for Mac. Visio and Project are also available through the home use program, but quantities are limited to only those individuals who have software assurance upgrade rights for the licenses being used on their work computer. Please do not order if you do not meet this qualification.
Once that threshold is reached, then Visio and Project will no longer be available. The HUP license is a term, non-perpetual license. How Do I Get Started? After obtaining the code, visit the Microsoft Home Use Program website at http: To sign in, enter your EmailCareer us. Do not share the program code. Select the country the software is being purchased from.
To verify your identity, a confirmation notice will be sent to your work e-mail address. Upon receipt, please read the instructions in the e-mail and click on the link provided. You will be taken to a secure site where you can complete your order of Home Use Program licensed software.
You may only order one of these products. On the checkout page you may specify delivery of a backup DVD at additional cost recommended. Complete the checkout process and make payment with your personal credit card.
The order confirmation page will include the product installation key. Please print this page and keep it for your records. Microsoft will not provide the installation key with the backup DVD and you may need to reinstall the application in the future in case of hard drive failure or using a replacement computer.
Please forward the download link to your home and download the software image there. Employees may only order software identical to what is legally used on their government computer or the Mac variant of that software. Employees may only use this software while employed by the Air Force or Air Force sponsored organization. HUP products may only be used as long as the Air Force pays for software assurance for government-owned products.
HUP is not a benefit to buy low-cost software for family members. Setup and installation support is provided for software purchased through the HUP. Please refer to the support documentation included with your product for more information. Microsoft does not accept returns on software purchased through the HUP. End user license terms for software products acquired through the HUP are an agreement between Microsoft and the individual employee.