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What is happening?
The Microsoft Home Use Program has been discontinued and is being replaced with Microsoft Office 365.
What is the impact?
- Users will no longer be required to purchase Microsoft Office for personal devices. Instead, users can activate their University of Waterloo Microsoft Office 365 account to access and download Office Suite on up to five personal devices.
- Faculty and staff will no longer be able to purchase Windows 10. Previously purchased copies of Windows 10 will continue to work for users.
Questions or concerns?
Please contact the ACO Help Desk, firstname.lastname@example.org or extension 33190.