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Microsoft Office 365 Pro Plus
As of now, students and staff members of the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna may use Microsoft Office 365 Pro Plus for free. The functional range is predefined by Microsoft and may change at any time. MS Office 365 Pro Plus includes the following products
- For Windows and Mac OS X: MS word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, MS Outlook
- Additionally for Windows: MS Access, MS OneNote, MS Publisher, MS InfoPath, MS Lync
Account Activation and Installation
You may install MS Office 365 Pro Plus on up to 5 private devices. The installation of the entire package always takes place on the drive that Windows is installed on. Single components may not be selected (One Click Installation). Information on the system requirements can be found on the manufacturer's homepage:
Upon completion of your degree program at the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, your account with Microsoft will be deactivated. Office 365 Education remains installed on your devices, however, it is changed to a mode with reduced functionality that only allows the opening and printing of documents.
This offer is only valid for the duration of the campus contract between the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna and the company Microsoft and may be withdrawn by Microsoft at any time. Furthermore, Office 365 Pro Plus may only be installed for use on private devices.
The service "Microsoft Office 365 Pro Plus" is only available for personal, not commercial, use on up to 5 private devices for the duration of your university studies or employment at the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna. In case the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna, is claimed - especially when based on a user infringing the provisions - all claims are assigned to the user.
Please note that the OneDrive memory capacity provided by the company Microsoft is a cloud memory. The data cannot be restored by BOKU IT in case of loss. We also do not have any influence on the actual data storage location. We therefore recommend you consider this factor (as is the case with all cloud memory providers), especially with regards to privacy regulations or possible contractual agreements (such as data handling for third-party research). In general, we recommend you solely use mobile data memory (such as cell phones, computers, notebooks, tablets, hard drives, sticks, etc.) for data worthy of protection when it includes encryption software (such as BitLocker for Windows or FileVault for Mac OS X). For students, unfortunately, it is NOT possible to purchase operation systems or other Microsoft products via the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna. Please contact Microsoft directly or turn to specialist shops.
Help & Support
For technical questions related to MS Office 365 Education, please contact the manufacturer directly:
Forgot your Office365 password?
- Please use the link: 'Can’t access your account? / Sie können nicht auf Ihr Konto zugreifen?' on the Microsoft registration page:
For general questions related to your account activation, please get in touch with the ZID/BOKU-IT Hotline: