【Teachers】Lending Service of Microsoft OS/Office

Media Center has started to lend the installation DVDs of Microsoft OS and Office to teachers.
Teachers do not have to buy MS Office software any longer when you buy PCs at research expense.
These software programs can be installed in only PCs which belong to Sophia University and are connected to the campus network.
You can use this service only if you agree to the following terms of use.


*In addition, Office software for Home Use if freely offered to the employed teachers. Please refer to here for more details.


■ Available Software
・Windows OS Professional (version : Win7 / Win8.1 / Win10, bit : 32bit / 64bit, Language : English / Japanese)
・Office Professional (version : 2013 / 2016, bit : 32bit / 64bit, Language : English / Japanese)
・Office for Mac (version : 2011 / 2016, Language : Multilingual)


*If you would like to upgrade to Windows 10, please check this article.


■ How to borrow the software?
Please come to Media Center (Bldg. #2, 3F). Or, please call Media Center (#3101), then we send DVDs to your lab. Please inform the OS version and bit of your PC.
*How to check the bit of your PC: see. http://support.microsoft.com/kb/958406/ja


■ Terms of use
*These software programs can be installed in only PCs of Sophia University’s property.
They CANNOT be installed in PCs bought at your own expense. (License violation)

* PCs have to be connected to the campus network in principle.

* After installation, registration of DNS suffix is necessary. (Windows only)
The alert will show up if license authentication will not be done for 180 days (6 months) via campus network. The procedure is Setting for DNS suffix registration.pdf.

* After installation, please do the Windows Update if you use Windows PCs. Mac users are also required to download and install “update programs for Office for Mac 2011” so that it fixes the software’s issues. Otherwise you may be unable to use the functions of them properly.

* Please return DVDs to Media Center as soon as installation has finished. Copying DVDs is prohibited.

* Media Center never support about problems of upgrading and installation of OS.

Sophia University’s property Information is below.