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What is Office 365 and how will it benefit me?

Office 365 is your flexible office on the internet comprising online versions of Office 2016.

Office 365 includes

  • OneDrive for Business
    • 1TB of personal file store, with syncing between the cloud and your devices – lose the pen drive!
    • Easily share files with multiple people and work together editing the same file in real time.
  • Outlook
    • Your NMIT ‘@live’ personal email account including calendar and contacts.
  • Office Online
    • Free use web versions of Word, Excel, PowerPoint and OneNote 2016.
  • Skype for Business
    • Instant message and video conference / present anything to anyone. 
  • Office Advantage / ProPlus
    • Download full Office 2016 on up to 5 personally owned devices for free! Note once your enrolment finishes, you can only view or print documents not edit or create. 

Login using your normal NMIT username (firstname-lastname@live.nmit.ac.nz or preferredname-lastname@live.nmit.ac.nz) and password, (if using NMIT PCs or coming from using Moodle, this is automatically done for you).