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Technical software for students

Software via the Student Portal

Linköping University offers students a site license for certain software. You can download them to your computer via the Student portal.

Please note that you are bound by the agreement you signed when you started your studies here at the University and may only use the software for study related activities.

Microsoft Office – Free to install through Lisam

All students at Linköping University are able to download and install Microsoft Office 365 ProPlus, free of charge. This makes it possible for you to always have access to the latest versions of the well-known Office programs, wherever you may need them.

In this package, Word, Excel, PowerPoint and more programs are included. Office supports PCs and tablets with Windows 7 or later, and Mac computers with Mac OS X 10.6 or higher. Office for iPad can be installed on iPads with version 7.0 or higher.

To download Office 365 ProPlus, go to lisam.liu.se and log in. Go to About Lisam and follow further instructions there.

Read more about Office 365 ProPlus here: http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/business/office-365-proplus-business-software-FX103213513.aspx

Microsoft Dreamspark

In Microsoft Dreamspark you can download software from Microsoft for free (mostly developing tools, but also OS versions, for example Visual Studio and SQL Server, etc.).

Dreamspark is only accessible for students who are classified as STEM-lab users. To gain access you have to answer the following questions and send them to helpdesk@student.liu.se:

  1. Your LiU-ID
  2. What course are you taking?
  3. At which department is the course being held?
  4. Who is the course coordinator?
  5. Motivate why you should have access to Microsoft Dreamspark.

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Last updated: 2014-07-29