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    Self study units and online training resources for MS Office 2016 are available to all students and staff. View details below. Self study units are also available for MS  Project, and Publisher. Online training resources are also available for Office 365. You can register for access to Office 365, and also download free MS Office 2016 desktop apps. For more information, read the MS Office 2019 FAQ. MS Office 2019 is now available. There is little difference with MS Office 2019, except for the interface with Onedrive, which is not used at Brookes.

    Windows 11 is available on Public computers at Brookes (Autumn 2022). Please read the Microsoft Guide to Windows 11 or the Quickstart Windows 11 guide. Self study units and online training resources are still available for Windows 10.

  • Request electronic PDF Workbooks for level I, 2, or 3.

    View Microsoft Online tutorials

    Request the Windows 10 workbook (for staff and postgraduates) or Please also read the Windows 10 FAQ.

    Read the Quickstart Windows 11 guide or View Windows 11 Support from Microsoft.

    Office 365 runs on the Cloud across all your devices. Office 365 is free to students and staff and includes Word, PowerPoint, and Excel. Once you register with Microsoft and login, you will also be able to download desktop apps. For online training and support, visit the Office Training Center.

    Although there are collaboration and sharing tools, these will not work with your personal OneDrive, which gives you 1TB online storage. The personal OneDrive account does not interface with Google Drive nor the Windows H Drives. Therefore, the personal OneDrive is a separate standalone storage area, but if used for work purposes, it remains subject to ITS and also UK GDPR / Data Protection guidelines and regulations.