System requirements for the new Office Suites

Office Home & Business 2013

COMPONENT REQUIREMENT
Computer and processor 1 GHZ or faster x86 or 64-bit processor with SSE2 instruction set.
Memory 1 GB RAM (32-bit); 2 GB RAM (64-bit) recommended for graphics features, Outlook Instant Search, and certain advanced functionality.
Hard disk 3.0 GB available disk space.
Display Graphics hardware acceleration requires a DirectX10 graphics card and 1366 x 768 resolution.
Operating system Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows Server 2008 R2 with .NET 3.5 or later.
Additional requirements Certain Microsoft OneNote features require Windows Desktop Search 3.0, Windows Media Player 9.0. Microsoft ActiveSync 4.1, microphone, audio output device, video recording device, TWAIN-compatible digital camera, or scanner; sharing notebooks requires users to be on the same network.
Certain advanced functionality requires connectivity to Microsoft Exchange Server 2003, Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010, and/or Microsoft SharePoint Foundation 2010.
Certain features require Windows Search 4.0.
Internet Explorer (IE) 6 or later, 32 bit browser only. IE7 or later required to receive broadcast presentations. Internet functionality requires an Internet connection.
Multi-touch features require Windows 7 and a touch-enabled device.
Certain inking features require Windows XP Tablet PC Edition or later.
Speech recognition functionality requires a close-talk microphone and audio output device.
Internet Fax not available on Windows Vista Starter, Windows Vista Home Basic, or Windows Vista Home Premium.
Information Rights Management features require access to a Windows 2003 Server with SP1 or later running Windows Rights Management Services.
Certain online functionality requires a Microsoft account.
Certain features require a Skype account.
Other Product functionality and graphics may vary based on your system configuration. Some features may require additional or advanced hardware or server connectivity; www.office.com/products.

Office Home & Student 2013

COMPONENT REQUIREMENT
Computer and processor 1 GHZ or faster x86 or 64-bit processor with SSE2 instruction set.
Memory 1 GB RAM (32-bit); 2 GB RAM (64-bit).
Hard disk 3.0 GB available disk space.
Display 1366 x 768 or higher resolution.
Operating system Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows Server 2008 R2 with .NET 3.5 or later.
Additional requirements Internet Explorer 8, 9, 10; Firefox 10.x or later; Safari 5 (Mac) and Chrome 17.x.
A touch-enabled device is required to use any multi-touch functionality. However, all features and functionality are always available by using a keyboard, mouse, or other standard or accessible input device. New touch features are optimized for use with Windows 8.
Internet functionality requires an Internet connection. Fees may apply.
Certain online functionality requires a Microsoft account.
Certain features require a Skype account.
Other Product functionality and graphics may vary based on your system configuration. Some features may require additional or advanced hardware or server connectivity; www.office.com/products.

Office Standard 2013

COMPONENT REQUIREMENT
Computer and processor 1 GHZ or faster x86 or 64-bit processor with SSE2 instruction set.
Memory 1 GB RAM (32-bit); 2 GB RAM (64-bit).
Hard disk 3.0 GB available disk space.
Display Graphics hardware acceleration requires a DirectX10 graphics card and 1366 x 768 resolution.
Operating system Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows Server 2008 R2, or Windows Server 2012.
Browser Microsoft Internet Explorer 8, 9, or 10; Mozilla Firefox 10.x or a later version; Apple Safari 5; or Google Chrome 17.x.
.Net version 3.5, 4.0, or 4.5.
Multi-touch A touch-enabled device is required to use any multi-touch functionality. However, all features and functionality are always available by using a keyboard, mouse, or other standard or accessible input device. Note that new touch features are optimized for use with Windows 8.
Additional requirements and considerations Some functionality may vary, based on the system configuration. Some features may require additional or advanced hardware or server connectivity.

Office Professional 2013

COMPONENT REQUIREMENT
Computer and processor 1GHz or faster x86 or 64-bit processor with SSE2 instruction set.
Memory 1 GB RAM (32-bit); 2 GB RAM (64-bit).
Hard disk 3.0 GB available disk space.
Display Graphics hardware acceleration requires a DirectX10 graphics card and 1366 x 768 resolution.
Operating system Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows Server 2008 R2, or Windows Server 2012.
Browser Microsoft Internet Explorer 8, 9, or 10; Mozilla Firefox 10.x or a later version; Apple Safari 5; or Google Chrome 17.x.
.Net version 3.5, 4.0, or 4.5.
Multi-touch A touch-enabled device is required to use any multi-touch functionality. However, all features and functionality are always available by using a keyboard, mouse, or other standard or accessible input device. Note that new touch features are optimized for use with Windows 8.
Additional requirements and considerations Some functionality may vary, based on the system configuration. Some features may require additional or advanced hardware or server connectivity.
Certain advanced functionality requires connectivity to Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 or later, Microsoft SharePoint Server 2007 or later, and/or Windows Server 2003 with SP1 or later running Windows Rights Management Services.
Certain features require Exchange 15 or Lync 15.
Certain inking features require Windows 7 or later.
Speech recognition functionality requires a close-talk microphone and audio output device.
Internet Fax not available on Windows Vista Starter, Windows Vista Home Basic, or Windows Vista Home Premium.
Information Rights Management features require access to a Windows 2003 Server with SP1 or later running Windows Rights Management Services.
Dynamic Calendars require server connectivity.
Certain online functionality requires a Microsoft account.
Certain features require a Skype account.
Other Internet functionality requires an Internet connection.
Product functionality and graphics may vary based on your system configuration. Some features may require additional or advanced hardware or server connectivity; www.office.com/products.

Office 365 ProPlus

COMPONENT REQUIREMENT
Computer and processor 1 GHz or faster x86 or 64-bit processor with SSE2 instruction set (PC); Intel processor (Mac).
Memory 1 GB RAM (32-bit or Mac) /2 GB RAM (64-bit).
Hard disk 3.0 GB of available disk space (PC); 2.5 GB HFS+ hard disk format (Mac).
Display 1024×576 or higher resolution monitor.
Operating system Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 2008 R2 with .NET 3.5 or later (PC); Mac OS X 10.6 or later (Mac).
Graphics Graphics hardware acceleration requires DirectX10 graphics card with 1024 x 576 resolution.
Browser Microsoft Internet Explorer 8, 9, or 10; Mozilla Firefox 10.x or a later version; Apple Safari 5; or Google Chrome 17.x.
Other Internet functionality requires an Internet connection.
Product functionality and graphics may vary based on your system configuration. Some features may require additional or advanced hardware or server connectivity; www.office.com/products.
Multi-touch features require Windows 7 and a touch-enabled device.

Office for Mac Home & Student 2011

COMPONENT REQUIREMENT
Computer and processor Intel processor only.
Memory 1 GB of RAM or more.
Hard disk 2.5 GB of available hard disk space; HFS+ hard disk format (also known as Mac OS Extended or HFS Plus).
Display 1366 x 768 resolution or higher.
Operating system Mac OS X version 10.5.8 or later.
Browser Apple Safari 5 or later recommended.
Other DVD drive or connection to a local area network (if you are installing over a network).
Certain online functionality requires a Microsoft account.
Certain features require Internet access.

Office for Mac Home & Business 2011

COMPONENT REQUIREMENT
Computer and processor Intel processor only.
Memory 1 GB of RAM or more.
Hard disk 2.5 GB of available hard disk space; HFS+ hard disk format (also known as Mac OS Extended or HFS Plus).
Display 1366 x 768 resolution or higher.
Operating system Mac OS X version 10.5.8 or later.
Browser Apple Safari 5 or later recommended.
Other DVD drive or connection to a local area network (if you are installing over a network).
Certain online functionality requires a Microsoft account.
Microsoft Outlook for Mac 2011and certain features require Internet access.
Exchange support in Outlook for Mac 2011 requires connectivity to Update Rollup 4 for Exchange Server 2007 Service Pack 1 or a later version.
Co-authoring requires Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 or a Microsoft account.

Office 365 University

COMPONENT REQUIREMENT
Computer and processor 1 GHz or faster x86 or 64-bit processor with SSE2 instruction set (PC); Intel processor (Mac).
Memory 1 GB RAM (32-bit or Mac) /2 GB RAM (64-bit).
Hard disk 3.0 GB of available disk space (PC); 2.5 GB HFS+ hard disk format (Mac).
Display 1024×576 or higher resolution monitor.
Operating system Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 2008 R2 with .NET 3.5 or later (PC); Mac OS X 10.6 or later (Mac).
Graphics Graphics hardware acceleration requires DirectX10 graphics card with 1024 x 576 resolution.
Browser Microsoft Internet Explorer 8, 9, or 10; Mozilla Firefox 10.x or later; Apple Safari 5; or Google Chrome 17.x.
Other Internet functionality requires an Internet connection.
Certain features require a Skype account.
Product functionality and graphics may vary based on your system configuration. Some features may require additional or advanced hardware or server connectivity; www.office.com/products.
Multi-touch features require Windows 7 and a touch-enabled device.

Office 365 Home Premium

COMPONENT REQUIREMENT
Computer and processor 1 GHz or faster x86 or 64-bit processor with SSE2 instruction set (PC); Intel processor (Mac).
Memory 1 GB RAM (32-bit or Mac) /2 GB RAM (64-bit).
Hard disk 3.0 GB of available disk space (PC); 2.5 GB HFS+ hard disk format (Mac).
Display 1024×576 or higher resolution monitor.
Operating system Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 2008 R2 with .NET 3.5 or later (PC); Mac OS X 10.6 or later (Mac).
Graphics Graphics hardware acceleration requires DirectX10 graphics card with 1024 x 576 resolution.
Browser Microsoft Internet Explorer 8, 9, or 10; Mozilla Firefox 10.x or a later version; Apple Safari 5; or Google Chrome 17.x.
Other Internet functionality requires an Internet connection.
Certain features require a Skype account.
Product functionality and graphics may vary based on your system configuration. Some features may require additional or advanced hardware or server connectivity; www.office.com/products.
Multi-touch features require Windows 7 and a touch-enabled device.

Office 365 Enterprise

COMPONENT REQUIREMENT
Computer and processor 1 GHz or faster x86 or 64-bit processor with SSE2 instruction set (PC); Intel processor (Mac).
Memory 1 GB RAM (32-bit or Mac) /2 GB RAM (64-bit).
Hard disk 3.0 GB of available disk space (PC); 2.5 GB HFS+ hard disk format (Mac).
Display 1024×576 or higher resolution monitor.
Operating system Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 2008 R2 with .NET 3.5 or later(PC); Mac OS X 10.6 or later (Mac).
Graphics Graphics hardware acceleration requires DirectX10 graphics card with 1024 x 576 resolution.
Browser Microsoft Internet Explorer 8, 9, or 10; Mozilla Firefox 10.x or a later version; Apple Safari 5; or Google Chrome 17.x.
Other Internet functionality requires an Internet connection.
Certain features require a Skype account.
Product functionality and graphics may vary based on your system configuration. Some features may require additional or advanced hardware or server connectivity; www.office.com/products.
Multi-touch features require Windows 7 and a touch-enabled device.

Office 365 Midsize Business

COMPONENT REQUIREMENT
Computer and processor 1 GHz or faster x86 or 64-bit processor with SSE2 instruction set (PC); Intel processor (Mac).
Memory 1 GB RAM (32-bit or Mac) /2 GB RAM (64-bit).
Hard disk 3.0 GB of available disk space (PC); 2.5 GB HFS+ hard disk format (Mac).
Display 1024×576 or higher resolution monitor.
Operating system Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 2008 R2 with .NET 3.5 or later(PC); Mac OS X 10.6 or later (Mac).
Graphics Graphics hardware acceleration requires DirectX10 graphics card with 1024 x 576 resolution.
Browser Microsoft Internet Explorer 8, 9, or 10; Mozilla Firefox 10.x or a later version; Apple Safari 5; or Google Chrome 17.x.
Other Internet functionality requires an Internet connection.
Certain features require a Skype account.
Product functionality and graphics may vary based on your system configuration. Some features may require additional or advanced hardware or server connectivity.
Multi-touch features require Windows 7 and a touch-enabled device.

Office 365 Small Business Premium

COMPONENT REQUIREMENT
Computer and processor 1 GHz or faster x86 or 64-bit processor with SSE2 instruction set (PC); Intel processor (Mac).
Memory 1 GB RAM (32-bit or Mac) /2 GB RAM (64-bit).
Hard disk 3.0 GB of available disk space (PC); 2.5 GB HFS+ hard disk format (Mac).
Display 1024×576 or higher resolution monitor.
Operating system Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 2008 R2 with .NET 3.5 or later(PC); Mac OS X 10.6 or later (Mac).
Graphics Graphics hardware acceleration requires DirectX10 graphics card with 1024 x 576 resolution.
Browser Microsoft Internet Explorer 8, 9, or 10; Mozilla Firefox 10.x or a later version; Apple Safari 5; or Google Chrome 17.x.
Other Internet functionality requires an Internet connection.
Certain features require a Skype account.
Product functionality and graphics may vary based on your system configuration. Some features may require additional or advanced hardware or server connectivity; www.office.com/products.
Multi-touch features require Windows 7 and a touch-enabled device.