Microsoft Office without subscription?

  SURVEY 13:06 16 Feb 2015
Locked
Answered

Iam thinkig of buying a small notebook running Windows as I require that operating system to edit a particular website. I presently use MS Office 2013 and need Word, Excel and Publisher. I understand that I cannot transfer this from my present laptop to a notebook. Can one actually purchase this outright or is MS now forcing us to buy via 365 on amonthly or yearly subscription?

  onthelimit1 13:53 16 Feb 2015

Looks as though Office 365 is an annual subscription, but Office 2013 is a once-only payment.

An example here.

  bumpkin 13:58 16 Feb 2015

This may suit your requirements click here dealt with them myself.

Not

  onthelimit1 15:03 16 Feb 2015

Blimey Bumpkin - that's a deal and a half!

  bumpkin 16:52 16 Feb 2015

Possibly too good to be true though.

  bumpkin 16:56 16 Feb 2015

NOT dealt with them myself!! The link put my Not on the bottom of the page, I hope that has not mislead OP.

  bumpkin 16:59 16 Feb 2015

Having had a closer look at this, I think I would steer clear.

  SURVEY 17:21 16 Feb 2015

Thanks Bumpkin but seems and probably is too good to be true! Yes 2013 would be fine.

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 17:52 16 Feb 2015
Answer

Don't see why you cannot transfer as long as its removed from old machine it should activate on new machine.

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Elsewhere on IDG sites

Alienware 17 R4 2017 review

These brilliant Lego posters show just what children's imaginations are capable of

Mac power user tips and hidden tricks

Comment réinitialiser votre PC, ordinateur portable ou tablette Windows ?