Smith currently supports the following versions of the Microsoft Office suite: Office 2010 and 2013 for Windows, and Office 2008 and 2011 for Macintosh.
Microsoft Office 365 New!
Smith students, faculty, and staff are eligible to install Microsoft Office 365 Pro Plus on their personally owned computers and mobile devices. Each user can install Office 365 on up to 5 different machines, including Windows computers, Macs, and mobile devices. Office 365 account holders also receive a free Microsoft OneDrive cloud-storage account.
Installing Office 2013 for Windows
Microsft Office 2013 is not the campus standard for all Smith-owned Windows computers.
Frequently-Asked Questions about Word
Here are some of our most-frequently-asked questions about Word 2010 & 2013, along with the answers!
Here are some of our most-frequently-asked questions about using Excel, along with the answers!
Getting Help in Microsoft Office Applications
Not sure how to perform a procedure or find a feature? The on-line help files included with each Microsoft Office application contain a wealth of useful information.
Microsft Word Mail Merge
Preparing Your Computer to Use Outlook for Email Merge
Windows 7 users with Office 2010 or 2013 installed on their computer can use Microsoft Outlook to send mail-merged email messages. Note that mail-merged messages can be sent to any number of addresses because the Outlook configuration used bypasses Google's sending limits.
Using the Microsoft Word Mailing Ribbon
Microsoft Word has always had two ways in which to complete a Mail Merge. The the 6-step "Mail Merge Task Pane Wizard" or the Mailings Ribbon. This document describes how to use the Mailings Ribbon.