Microsoft brings monthly subscriptions to Office for iPad
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Microsoft brings monthly subscriptions to Office for iPad


iPad customers can now use their Apple accounts to purchase Microsoft Office subscriptions in recurring monthly installments, thanks to a new update to the Office for iPad suite. Previously, customers who wished to join for a monthly subscription had to go to Microsoft’s web site and arrange an account there earlier than they may use the suite to edit paperwork on their pill.

Customers can select to pay $9.99 a month for an Office 365 Dwelling subscription that permits them to register 5 computer systems and 5 tablets to use Microsoft’s productiveness suite, or pay $6.99 a month for a Private subscription that entitles them to one registered pc and one pill. The subscriptions might be billed monthly by their Apple account, which suggests it’s now doable for individuals to flip small iTunes reward playing cards into a number of months of Office for iPad entry.

When Microsoft launched Office for iPad earlier this 12 months, the corporate allowed customers to buy a 12 months’s subscription up entrance ($99.99 for a Dwelling subscription).

The transfer can also be excellent news for Apple, which might be in a position to take a 30 p.c lower of any subscription revenues Microsoft generates by the brand new buying choice. As a result of it’s handy for individuals to join by the app relatively than leap by the hoops wanted to register on Microsoft’s web site, Apple may stand to choose up a brand new income supply.

Individuals all in favour of downloading Office for iPad can do so here.

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