Microsoft Office 2013 Information

General Information

Microsoft Office helps you complete common business tasks, including word processing, email, presentations, data management and analysis, and more.

System Requirements

  • A PC running Windows 7, Windows 8 or Windows 8.1
  • A 1-GHz or faster x86 processor or 64-bit processor with SSE2 instruction set
  • 1 GB RAM (32-bit)
  • 2 GB RAM (64-bit) recommended for graphics features, Outloook Instant Search, and certain advanced functionality
  • 3 GB of free hard disk space
  • 1024 x 768 or higher resolution monitor

ITS Supported Version

  • Microsoft Office Standard 2013
    • Word 2013
    • Excel 2013
    • PowerPoint 2013
    • Outlook 2013
  • Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2013
    • Word 2013
    • Excel 2013
    • PowerPoint 2013
    • Outlook 2013
    • Access 2013*
    • Publisher 2013*
    • OneNote*

*limited support

UH departments may purchase this software through the ITS Site License Office. UH faculty, staff, and students may purchase Microsoft Office software for personal use through the University of Hawaii Bookstore. Additionally, this version of MS Office may be available from other computer software retailers.

Microsoft Office comes in 32-bit and 64-bit versions. The 64-bit version only runs on 64-bit versions of Windows. For general business productivity usage, the 32-bit version of Microsoft Office is sufficient.


  • None

Service Patches/Updates

In Windows 7, click the Start button, click All Programs, and click Windows Update.

In Windows 8/8.1, press Windows key + C key to get to the Charms bar, click Search. Type windows update in the search box. Click Windows Update.

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Article ID: 1262
Created: Tue, 14 Dec 2010 5:16pm
Modified: Tue, 26 Aug 2014 3:13pm