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I’ve lived in the Randle area for the past 20 years, moving here from Kent in 1999 to get out of the city life and never looked back. I have three children, my oldest daughter lives in Seattle and the younger daughter and son live in Randle. I’m blessed with three beautiful grandkids.
Microsoft Office FREE
Did you know that Microsoft has a free version of Office? It has all the Office apps like Word, Excel, Outlook, etc. All you need to use it is a connection to the internet and a Microsoft Account.
To get the free Office, open your web browser and type office.com in the address bar. This will get you to a page that asks you to SIGN IN or GET OFFICE. If you already have a Microsoft account, use the SIGN IN option. If you don’t then click the link under the SIGN IN option that says, “Sign up for the free version of Office”. A box will pop up asking you to create an account. You can use your current email address to create an account.
After signing in, the free Office website will open you can start using the Apps that are listed down the left side of the screen. If you have documents already on your computer, they will be listed on the screen so you can open and edit them.
At the top of the page it asks you if you want to create a Shortcut on your computer’s desktop to launch Office. Having a shortcut is quicker and easier than opening a browser each time and typing in the address and logging in.
Using the free version of office is great if you don’t already have a word processing program on your computer or a mail reader. Keeping in mind it won’t work if you don’t have an internet connection, it is a good FREE option for those who don’t have office and want to edit some documents and check their email.
Stay safe and have a good week,
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from Robert Aydelot: 2019-April 2020