Microsoft Office 365 Education
Purpose of use
- Office 365 Education is an office suite developed by Microsoft for educational institutes.
- The following applications of the package are used in Metropolia:
Purpose of the application
|Info page||Cloud storage|
|Office Online||Cloud version of the Office package|
|Word Online||Info page||Word processing|
|Excel Online||Info page||Spreadsheet|
|Power Automate||Info page||Workflow/automation service|
|Teams||Info page||Group chat|
|Planner||Info page||Project management|
|Sway||Info page||Richer presentations|
|Info page||Note-taking application|
|Onenote Class Notebook||Info page||Learning platform|
Publishing and online collaboration
|Skype for Business||Info page||Video conference|
|Feeds||Info page||News feed|
|Stream||Info page||Video publishing|
|Yammer||Info page||Social network|
|Power BI||Info page||Business intelligence|
|Powerapps||Info page||Creating custom applications|
|Whiteboard||Info page||Interactive whiteboard|
- The office suite is available to Metropolia students and staff members. Documents can be shared to other users as well.
- Installation: follow the guides on the right side of the page.
- Metropolia students and staff members sign in with their Metropolia accounts at https://login.microsoftonline.com. Enter your user account in this form: email@example.com
- The password is the same as your Metropolia account password.
- Technical administrators are Mikko Mäkelä and Petri Silmälä.
What to do when having problems
- Make a service request in Helpdesk if you have issues with Office 365 in Education.
Literature and guides
- Microsoft Office 365 Education (official)
- Office blogs (official)
- Office for iPad guide (official)
- Training Center (official)
- Office 365 on Wikipedia (2021)
- Everything you need to know about Office 365 Education (2020)
- Microsoft in Education -video channel (EN, official)
- Microsoft Ignite 2020 Recap (EN, 2020)
- Microsoft 365 vs Google Workspace (G-Suite) - A Comprehensive Comparison (EN, 2021)
Contents of the page last checked: 2/2022
Microsoft Office 365 Education in Finnish
How to deploy Office 365 Education in Metropolia
- Wait 2 hours for the Microsoft account to activate
Sign in with your Metroolia account, in the form of firstname.lastname@example.org (not with your email address)
Guides of applications
Check out the Applications table on this page ("Info page").
Good to know
Answers to frequently asked questions
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- Created by Petri Silmälä, last modified on 21.4.2023