Microsoft Office 2013 for Windows

ITS will begin supporting Office 2013 for Windows in Spring 2013.

Office 2013 will not work on XP or Vista. Windows 7 or 8 is required.

Campus MCCA license agreement can be found here: http://its.ucsc.edu/software/mcca.html

If you aren't in MCCA, you can order a license by using the Software Order Form.

For installation, open a ticket in IT Request.

Here are links to what is new and different in Office 2013:

http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/support/whats-new-in-office-2013-HA102830213.aspx

http://www.microsofttraining.net/versions/office-2013-difference.php

The cloud service "SkyDrive" will not be supported by ITS at this time.

OFFICE 2013 QUICK START GUIDES (Word, Excel and more here)

If you are collaborating with a person who is using Office 2003 or older, to share documents, they might have to install a compatibility pack on their computer. Please install all High-Priority updates from Microsoft Update before downloading the Compatibility Pack. Here is the compatibility pack link.

If you have any questions, please contact the ITS Support Center