SIMPLIFYING EDITIONS OF Microsoft® OFFICE 2003.

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Confused as to which Edition Of

Microsoft®  OFFICE 2003

suits your needs???


This then GUIDE will help you know
What to Look for, What to Ask
and a guide to how much they are Worth

In Simple terms of the most common editions are:

FULL RETAIL:   Costs $749 - $800

* No Need for previous versions to be installed on your computer. 
* Licensed is for 1 computer.
* Has Certificate of Authenticity
* Comes in Shrink Wrapped Sealed Software BOX (Like Pic)
* Can be updated
* Can be Licensed to use in a Commercial environment or Home use.
(More expensive coz of Liability if it fails and affects your Business, So they say,  I don't know of any Business, who has been successful in getting MS to accept liability !!)

Includes:
Microsoft Office Publisher 2003
Microsoft Office Word 2003
Microsoft Office Excel 2003
Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2003
Microsoft Office Access 2003
Microsoft Office Outlook 2003 with Business Contact Manager
 

ACADEMIC PRICED: $400 - 430

(diff from Student & Teacher)
* Can be updated
*EXACTLY  the same as Full Retail,  the only difference being
*It can't be Licensed to use in a commercial environment.
( MS can't be held Liable if it fails and cause disruptions in your business.  Mmmm )
 
 
UPGRADE:  $480 - $500
Must have a previous (legal) version install on your computer first
* Can be updated

 
OEM:   N/A

Licence Can ONLY (Legally) be sold pre-installed with a computer
*NO original Retail Software BOX, just Sealed Packaged Jewel Case
*Usually FAKE Copies
(Retailers with OEM licence would not risk Jail term)
 

STUDENT & TEACHER: $170 -$200


Can only be only Licensed for use in an Educational environment, Educator ID is required.
* Can NOT be updated

 
STANDARD:  $610 - $650


* Contains just the Basic Word Processing Programs
* Can be updated
INCLUDES
Microsoft Office Word 2003
Microsoft Office Excel 2003
Microsoft Office Outlook 2003
Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2003

 
These are just the main Editions I see Listed, all the editions can be checked out at:

www.microsoft.com/australia/office/2003editions

This will probably get me crossed off some people's 
Christmas Card List But I hope it Lifts the Confusion about

Microsoft®  OFFICE 2003


and makes your eBay experience  a Happy One.

Cheers

~ A Goddess Gift 4 U ~

You May also be interested in MY other GUIDE:
SIMPLIFYING EDITIONS OF Microsoft®  WINDOWS XP



 
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