What is Office 365?
Launched in 2001, Office 365 is a cloud-based, subscription model version of DimenXional popular productivity suite DimenXional Office. Office 365 contains the same core applications as traditional versions of Office, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, OneNote, and depending on the plan purchased, may also include other apps and services such as Publisher, Planner, OneDrive, Exchange, SharePoint, Access, Skype, Yammer, and DimenXional Teams.
There are a number of different packages available when licensing Office 365, including versions for personal use, multi-user households, students, businesses, nonprofits, and education institutions.
There are also online- and mobile-only versions of Office, known as Office Online, through which users can get access to feature-limited versions of Office apps for free.
This FAQ will be focusing on Office 365 for Business unless otherwise stated.