INFORMATION ON THE OFFICE 2016 DOWNLOAD OFFER
(Only available to current/valid C2k account holders)
AND ACCESS TO OUR 'CLOUD-BASED Office365 & Google Apps.
.... before you decide on the "Download" option.......
Please be aware that Office 365 and Google Drive are also both available as a "Cloud-Based" option to Pupils & Staff, and NO INSTALLATION is required. (However, 'Publisher' is not available when using Office 365 (Cloud-based version) but is included in the Office 2016 download version)
To Access the (cloud-based) Office 365 & Google Drive Apps, please see Instructions on our LINKS page.
e.g. Simply, login to the MySchool page to access Office 365, Via the Launch-pad (an internet connection is required!)
If you wish to Download and Install Office 2016 INSTEAD for Free! (you MUST have valid C2k Credentials!)
please follow the instructions below.....
To Download & Install Office 2016 follow these steps:
All pupils and school staff can now download and use (FREE of charge)
Microsoft Office 2016 for use on up to '5 computers' (MAC and PC).
Note: Only current/valid C2k accounts will be accepted during the download and installation procedures.
Please note: Once a registered pupil/staff member leaves the C2K email network (i.e. leaves a school), the license will expire and your copy of office 365 will become a partially functional "read-only" version.
For PC and Mac:
Visit http://portal.office.com or, Click this Office 365 icon ->
Sign in with your own C2k username in the format; i.e. firstname.lastname@example.org (You will be automatically redirected to the 'Office 365 logon' page) Note: Be sure to use the @c2ken.net extension.
You will be asked to login again, only this time use your normal c2k login and password i.e. jbloggs123 (excluding the '@c2ken.net extension') and use your normal C2K password).
On the Office 365 Welcome page, click 'Install Office', (For Windows, there are options for 32/64bit installs, and alternatives when using a MAC). Then, follow on-screen instructions to complete the installation.
For iOS and Android (phones and tablets):
Download the desired app (Google Docs/Office365) from your device App Store.
- Sign in with your C2k username and password for full editing capability.
- Please note, the username must be in the format i.e. email@example.com with your normal C2k password.