Confused which Microsoft Office 365 Version is suitable for you? Read Here!

With the continuous advancement in the features and functionalities, MS Office has become one of the most used software across the globe. Office 365, the latest version available to the users, have been categorized in three further categories to meet the specific needs of consumers, businesses, and students. If you have already explored Microsoft’s website and are not sure which Office versions to choose then this article is definitely for you. Check out the information provided below:

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Office 365 Home

Suitable for your family across all your devices (Up to 6 devices)

Inclusions- This dedicated version includes premium Office applications including Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, OneNote, Access, and Publisher. Moreover, it also renders a specialized service named OneDrive. You can install this version on PCs, Tablets, Macs, and iOS. Apart from this, Office 365 home (download available at office.com/setup also gives you one Terabyte of storage for every device it is installed to.

For the security of your Office documents, you get built-in Ransomware detection, securely synchronization & sharing, and file recovery option. Furthermore, you can collaborate and work together on one document with the users sitting miles away from you. Outlook.com in the package comes up with the latest security and no advertisements. In addition to this, it also includes 50GB storage space for incoming emails for up to 6 users. You can purchase Office 365 subscription annually or monthly by first creating an account at office.com/myaccount.

Office 365 Personal

Suitable only for one user

It includes Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, OneNote, Access (PC only), and Publisher (PC only). You can install this subscription on your PC or Mac. With Office 365 Personal, you can experience the best Office experience on one tablet and one phone. It includes 1 Terabyte OneDrive storage space that can be accessed by one user only. Moreover, it also fetches the updates automatically. Outlook.com comes up with the latest security and no advertisements.

Office 2016 Home & Student 2016 for PC

Suitable only for the students and individuals who don’t need advanced features and functionalities in Microsoft Office

After downloading the Office setup, you can access only four basic applications that are Word, Excel, OneNote, and PowerPoint. Unlike the other two versions, it doesn’t include any service. One license of Office 2016 Home & Student 2016 for PC includes only one license.

Microsoft Office web brings dictation for people with dyslexia inability

Microsoft is to launch its dictation feature for the web version of Office setup to ease people with dyslexia. The organization already introduced the first dictation feature for the desktop version earlier this year. For new, the initial addition of this attribute will be made on Online Word and OneNote and then will be carried forward to the other app. With such a great move, the American multinational technology company is helping those with writing issues. This dictation feature enables users to type without using a keyboard and just by voice.

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This is broadly benefiting users with the subscription of MS Office setup for education. Nevertheless, not only people with dyslexia will be more productive but also this feature will ease regular people, certainly raising the user graph. Moreover, Microsoft will soon add the real-time translation to its immersive reader to Word and Outlook online for all the supported devices, and OneNote for iPad, Mac, and Windows 10, as per the reports. This translation feature is aimed to support full-page translation and words or sentences translation into another language.

Microsoft Office setup has set another feature in the queue

As soon as the dictation feature is added, the organization will start working on getting along with the translation one. All the new addition of features will be done by the end of fall. Besides adding the voice dictation features, Microsoft also launched a completely new version of Office suite i.e., Office setup 2019. All in all, this year was a wonderful period for Microsoft to launch such big features and a productivity suite.

To utilize the dictation feature of the desktop version, go to Office.com/setup, install Office setup of valid license, and start typing by dictation. Soon you will be able to leverage the real-time translation feature with latest Office suite version.

How to Open Task Manager in Windows 10

Task manager is an advanced tool found in all versions of Microsoft Windows. This tool can do an incredible number of things. Windows task manager provides information about the computer’s performance, running software, the name of running processes, programs that are ‘Running in Background,’ CPU load, I/O details, logged-in users, and Windows services. Task manager is also used to start and stop services, set process priorities, processor affinity, and forcibly terminate the process.

One of the most familiar works done in Task Manager is that it is mostly used to ‘End Task’ to stop any running program. If any program is no longer responding, then you can open Task manager and choose ‘End Task’ to close that program without having to conduct a restart on your computer.

There is no shortage of ways to open ‘Task manager’ in your Windows 10. Some of the basic methods are given below.

Method 1: Open Task Manager through taskbar.

It is one of the easy ways to open ‘Task Manager’ into your Windows 10 Pc.

  1. Right-click on the blank area of Taskbar.
  2. Click on ‘Task Manager’ in the menu, to open the task manager.

Method 2: Open Task Manager via Run.

To open Task Manager via Run. You need to do:

  1. Press ‘Windows button + R’. It will open the Run dialog.
  2. Type ‘taskmgr’ into the Open box.
  3. And, tap ‘Ok.’

Method 3: Open Task Manager from shortcut keys.

You can use ‘Ctrl+Alt+Del’ to open Task Manager.

  1. Press ‘Ctrl+Alt+Del’ buttons.
  2. Click on ‘Task Manager’ from the choice.

Method 4: Open Task Manager from Quick Access Menu.

This is also very easy to open task manager from Quick Access Menu.

  1. Right-click on the bottom-left corner. It will open the menu.
  2. Click on ‘Task Manager’ from the list.

Method 5: Open Task Manager through the start menu.

  1. Click on ‘Start button.’
  2. Choose ‘All Apps’ in the menu.
  3. Click on ‘windows system’ folder.
  4. Now, choose ‘Task Manager’ to open it.

Method 6: Open Task Manager from Control Panel.

  1. Click on ‘Start button.’
  2. Open ‘Control Panel’.
  3. Search ‘task manager’ into the ‘Search box.’
  4. Click ‘Task Manager’ in the result.

Method 7: To open Task Manager from Search Panel.

  1. Press ‘Windows button + C’ to open charms menu.
  2. Click on ‘Search.’
  3. Type ‘task’ or ‘task manager’ and search.
  4. Click on ‘Task Manager’ from results.

Method 8: Open Task Manager with the help of Command Prompt.

  1. Click on ‘Start button.’
  2. Type ‘cmd’ in the search box.
  3. Open ‘Command Prompt.’
  4. Now, type ‘taskmgr’ in command prompt.
  5. Press ‘Enter.’

You can use any method to open task manager in your Windows 10.

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Mir Ariif is a Microsoft Office expert and has been working in the technical industry since 2002. As a technical expert, Emma has written technical blogs, manuals, white papers, and reviews for many websites such as office.com/setup.