Microsoft Office 2019 Information

General Information

Microsoft Office helps you complete common business tasks, including word processing, email, presentations, data management and analysis, and more.  Office 2019 is sold as a one-time purchase, which means you pay a single, up-front cost to get Office apps for one computer.  

What's the difference between Microsoft 365 and Office 2019?

System Requirements for Windows

  • Windows 10, Windows Server 2019, or later
  • 1.6 GHz or faster, 2-core
  • 4 GB RAM; 2 GB RAM (32-bit)
  • Graphics hardware acceleration requires DirectX 9 or later, with WDDM 2.0 or higher for Windows 10 (or WDDM 1.3 or higher for Windows 10 Fall Creators Update).
    Professional Plus: Skype for Business requires DirectX 9 or later, 128 MB graphics memory, and 32-bits-per-pixel-capable format.
  • 4 GB of free hard disk space
  • 1280 x 768 screen resolution (32-bit requires hardware acceleration for 4K and higher)

System Requirements for MacOS

  • Office for Mac is supported on the three most recent versions of macOS. As new major versions of macOS are made generally available, Microsoft will drop support for the oldest version and support the newest and previous two versions of macOS. Product functionality and feature availability may vary on older systems. For the best experience, use the latest version of any operating system specified above.
  • Intel processor
  • 4 GB RAM
  • No graphics requirements
  • 10 GB of free hard disk space
  • 1280 x 800 screen resolution

ITS Supported Version

  • Microsoft Office Standard 2019
    • Word 2019
    • Excel 2019
    • PowerPoint 2019
    • Outlook 2019
  • Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2019
    • Word 2019
    • Excel 2019
    • PowerPoint 2019
    • Outlook 2019
    • Access 2019*
    • Publisher 2019*
    • 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.

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Article ID: 1826
Created: Mon, 31 Aug 2020 1:40pm
Modified: Fri, 13 May 2022 11:23am