Different Edtions available with Microsoft Office 2010


In this resource I would like to introduce different editions available with MS Office 2010 and also the features of each edition in detail.

Microsoft Office 2010


Microsoft Office 2010 is the latest version of MS Office from Microsoft after MS Office 2007.

Ms Office 2010

It has been officially launched to be purchased on 15th June 2010.In this resource I would like to introduce the different editions of this latest Office Version.

Different Editions of MS Office 2010


A total of seven different editions are available with MS Office 2010. They are :

1) Starter Edition
2) Home and Student Edition.
3) Home and Business Edition
4) Standard Edition
5) Professional Edition
6) Professional Academic Edition
7) Professional Plus Edition.

Before I introduce what are the applications available with each of the editions , let me introduce the different applications released for MS Office 2010.

Different Applications available with MS Office 2010


There are 11 different applications available with MS Office 2010.

Different applications

They are:

1) MS Office Word 2010.
Word 2010

2) MS Office Excel 2010
Excel 2010

3) MS Office PowerPoint 2010
PowerPoint 2010

4) MS Office OneNote 2010
Onenote 2010

5) MS Office Outlook 2010
Outlook 2010

6) MS Office Publisher 2010
Publisher 2010

7) MS Office Access 2010.
Access 2010

8) MS Office Communicator 2010

9) MS Office InfoPath 2010
Infopath 2010

10) MS Office SharePoint 2010


Applications available and licensing of different Editions


As we are now aware of the different editions and applications available with MS Office 2010, let us have a look at each edition individually

Starter Edition
The starter edition comes with MS Word Starter 2010 and MS Excel Starter 2010. All the features available with normal Word 2010 and Excel 2010 are not available with starter packs. This Starter Edition has OEM licensing.

Home and Student Edition
The Home and Student Edition comes with MS Word 2010, MS Office Excel 2010, MS Office PowerPoint 2010, MS Office OneNote 2010. It has Retail licensing.

Home and Business Edition
The Home and Business Edition comes with MS Word 2010, MS Office Excel 2010, MS Office PowerPoint 2010, MS Office OneNote 2010 ,MS Office Outlook 2010. This also comes with Retail Licensing.

Standard Edition
The Standard Edition comes with MS Word 2010, MS Office Excel 2010, MS Office PowerPoint 2010, MS Office OneNote 2010 ,MS Office Outlook 2010 and MS Office Publisher 2010. The licensing available for this edition are retail and Volume. Office Customization tool is available with the Standard Edition that is bought under volume licensing.

Professional Edition
The Standard Edition comes with MS Word 2010, MS Office Excel 2010, MS Office PowerPoint 2010, MS Office OneNote 2010 ,MS Office Outlook 2010, MS Office Publisher 2010 and MS Office Access 2010. This is available with retail licensing.

Professional Academic Edition
The Professional Academic Edition comes with the applications that are available with Professional Edition. The only difference is in the terms of Licensing. Professional Edition comes with Retail licensing whereas Professional Academic Edition comes with Academic Licensing.

Professional Plus Edition
The Professional Plus Edition comes with all the applications listed above . This comes with Retail and Volume Licensing. As for Standard Edition Office Customization Tool is available with Volume Licensing version of Professional Plus Edition.


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Comments

Guest Author: Soham18 Feb 2015

Thanks for this very useful information. What is the price of Microsoft Office 2010 software. Also what is the latest version of MS Office software available in the market and what is the price of same?



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