Office Standard is an integrated collection of programs and services designed to work together to enable optimized information work.
This donation provides one license for installing the software on a single device. Request one license for each device on which you will install it. See a summary of Volume Licensing Product Terms for specific licensing details.
Which Versions of This Software Are Available?
You can choose to download the current version or the previous version of this software. You can find out which version is the current one in the Microsoft Title Groups document. In addition, you can download the software in any language that's available.
Benefits for Organizations
You can use the applications in the Office suite to
Create, share, and edit documents with colleagues in other locations
Track and highlight data trends
Broadcast documents and live presentations for an audience via their web browsers
Applications in This Suite
The Standard suite includes the following applications.
is a spreadsheet application with data analysis and visualization tools.
is a note-taking application that allows various types of content to be shared among team members.
is a time and information manager that integrates email, calendar, contacts, and tasks.
is a presentation graphics program with capabilities for text effects, sound, and animation.
is a desktop publishing program that allows people with basic layout skills to create a wide variety of publications.
is a full-featured word-processing program.
The Office ribbon enhances usability by bringing together the most popular formatting and creation tools in a single, unified design.
With Office Online and free apps for mobile devices, users at separate locations can co-author or edit the same file at the same time. They can use any web browser or mobile device running Windows, iOS, or Android.
Office applications integrate with OneDrive, OneDrive for Business, and SharePoint, so you can access your files across devices.
Most Office applications, including Word and Excel, can save or export files as PDF or XPS documents natively, without requiring you to download and install add-ons.
Important Volume Licensing Information
With Office suites and applications, you can choose between two types of volume license keys for product activation: a Key Management Service (KMS) license key or a Multiple Activation Key (MAK). You will be provided with both types of keys on the Microsoft Volume Licensing website.
Obtaining This Product
The license key allows you to install the product on as many computers as you have received licenses for. This quantity is specified in the email you receive from TechSoup after you request this product.
Expect two emails:
When your donation request has been approved, TechSoup will send a message to your organization email address. This email will confirm the number of licenses you have requested and provide information about how to use the VLSC once Microsoft accepts your license agreement. Make sure the organization email that is registered with TechSoup is up-to-date. Visit and verify the address in your active organization profile.
Microsoft will send an email welcoming your organization to the VLSC. This email will indicate that Microsoft has accepted your license agreement. After you receive this email, you'll be able to follow the steps in the first email you received from TechSoup to obtain your donation through the VLSC.