MICROSOFT ENTERPRISE LICENSE AGREEMENT (MSELA) FORMERLY HOME USE PROGRAM (MSHUP) INFORMATION PAGE
The Microsoft Home Use Program (HUP) enables Army Soldiers, Civilians, and Contractors the purchasing ability to buy Microsoft Office 2016 at a reduced rate. PLEASE READ information directly below before clicking microsofthup link.
Office 2016 is NOT compatible with Windows Vista, XP, or Mac OS X 10.9.x (or older). Your computer MUST have Windows 10, 8.1, 8, 7, Mac OS Sierra (10.12.x), OS X El Capitan (10.11.x), or OS X Yosemite (10.10.x) to install and use it.
The latest contract award changed the process to requiring a program code and changed to Army personnel ONLY.
NOTE: You will need to login to your CHESS account, if you don't have an account, sign up for one.
Once you've signed up for an account, click this link https://chess.army.mil/Static/MSLicenses again. Scroll down the page to the section titled: "Home Use Program (HUP) Benefit." Copy the Program code, and have it ready when going to the following link:
Select United States (if not already entered), then enter your official DoD Email address (@mail.mil) into the Your work email field and click Submit >
Enter the program code you copied above into the "Enter your organization's program code" box and click Submit >
With DISA not allowing active hyperlinks in emails that are not coming from another @mail.mil your email will look something like this:
You need to carefully highlight the web address in the blue box (starting with https:// and ending with =US), copy it, then paste it into a new tab in your web browser.
Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2016 is only compatible with Windows 10, 8.1, 8, and 7 and will cost $9.95 (plus tax in some states). This version includes: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, OneNote, Access, Publisher, and Skype for Business. This is a single user license that can only be installed on ONE (1) Windows computer (you are only authorized to purchase one copy through this special promotion). If you need more than one (1) copy (or have more than one computer), consider Office 365 from one of the links below. Office 365 will allow installation on up to Five (5) computers (including Macs).
Microsoft Office:mac Home & Business 2016 is only compatible with Mac OS Sierra (10.12.x), OS X El Capitan (10.11.x), and OS X Yosemite (10.10.x) and will cost $9.95 (plus tax in some states). This version includes: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and OneNote.
Free Microsoft Office online training from Microsoft here
Options for personnel who do not qualify for the Home Use Programs above:
Purchase Office 365 Home Premium (Annual subscription)
Office 365 is NOT compatible with Windows Vista or older versions of Windows. It is also not compatible with Mac OS X 10.9.x and older.
You MUST HAVE Windows 10, 8.1, 8, 7, Mac OS Sierra (10.12.x), OS X El Capitan (10.11.x), or OS X Yosemite (10.10.x).
Office 365 University for $79.99 is available to full and part-time enrolled students, faculty, and staff of qualified, accredited higher education institutions [with a valid .edu email address]. Alumni of these institutions are not eligible.
Qualified accredited higher education institutions include Universities, Polytechnic schools, and Institutes of Technology, as well as other tertiary-level institutions, such as colleges and vocational schools that award academic degrees or professional certifications. Restrictions vary by country. Find out if your eligible.
This version is a 4 year subscription - not just 1 year as above) It includes: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, Outlook, Publisher, Access, 1 TB (Terabyte) of OneDrive cloud storage, and 60 monthly Skype world calling minutes. It can be installed on 2 PCs, Macs, or tablets and 2 phones (including Windows, Apple, and Android devices). Compatible only with Windows 7 and newer, or Mac OS X 10.10 and newer computers.
If you want or need Windows 7, 8 / 8.1, or 10, look here for links (scroll down to the Microsoft Windows below the virtual machines).
Various hardware and software discounts from the Microsoft store
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