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What Is Microsoft 365?

Microsoft 365 - formerly known as Office 365 - is more than just Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook. It provides powerful services like business-class email, online storage, and teamwork solutions that you can access from anywhere. Bring teams and resources together with solutions like Microsoft Teams and Skype for Business that make working together more productive and enjoyable regardless of where participants are located.

Who Uses Microsoft 365?

Cloud-based subscription service that brings together the tools by combining apps like Excel and Outlook with cloud services making people in large companies to create and share from any device.

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Reviews of Microsoft 365

Average score

Overall
4.7
Ease of Use
4.5
Customer Service
4.3
Features
4.6
Value for Money
4.3

Reviews by company size (employees)

  • <50
  • 51-200
  • 201-1,000
  • >1,001
Megan
Megan
Owner in US
Verified LinkedIn User
Nonprofit Organization Management, 2–10 Employees
Used the Software for: 2+ years
Reviewer Source

Alternatives Considered:

Microsoft 365 the Powerhouse of my Business

5.0 2 months ago

Comments: I have nothing but great things to say about Microsoft 365. Once I leaned how to navigate it, and operate all of programs I feel in love.

Pros:

I love the entire program, it is reasonably priced, safe, efficient, and a stand alone workhorse. I feel it is one of the best products Microsoft office has ever created

Cons:

The Excell program it a bit tedious to operate, but once you get the hang of it, it becomes your go to program for all your accounting, and clinic list needs.

Isael Alexander
Isael Alexander
Network and Comunication Analyst in Dominican Republic
Verified LinkedIn User
Hospital & Health Care, 1,001–5,000 Employees
Used the Software for: 2+ years
Reviewer Source

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The most complete Suite for large companies

4.0 2 months ago

Comments: In our company, both those of us who manage the suite and the users have had an excellent experience, thanks to the operability and availability of the suite, as well as the easy use of all the options, it is like having all in one

Pros:

What I like most about Microsoft 365 is the large number of tools that this suite offers us, and the connection that exists between them, that is, we have everything at hand without the need to use third-party tools.

Cons:

The tool is super complete, but I really consider it a little high in terms of cost

Shirley
Editor in Thailand
Publishing, 2–10 Employees
Used the Software for: 2+ years
Reviewer Source
Source: SoftwareAdvice

Word is full of glitches.

1.0 3 weeks ago New

Comments: I have used many version of Microsoft Word and never really had problems until this 365 which has been an ongoing problem. The forums are full of people have the same problems I am. Microsoft needs to get some people in to identify the problems and FIX THEM!

Pros:

Nothing right now, but having access to Excel, powerpoint is important.

Cons:

Word has so many glitches. My Read Aloud no long works, Track Changes is a nightmare now with nonsense like publishing the comments. Good grief.

Andrew
Technical Support in Australia
Information Technology & Services, 2–10 Employees
Used the Software for: 2+ years
Reviewer Source

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5.0 2 months ago

Comments: Incredible. By far the best holistic office suite I have ever used.

Pros:

Functionality, accessibility and administrative access to amazing. Microsoft have come leaps and bounds over the past decade.

Cons:

Some additional security functionality would be good in the future to replace other the need for 3rd party threat detection or RMM functions.

Rita
research technician in Portugal
Research, 201–500 Employees
Used the Software for: 1+ year
Reviewer Source

An everyday tool

5.0 2 months ago New

Pros:

I like how every different app/feature is connected in some way with the other, like the calendar has a connection with outlook and teams or like tables and graphics from excel can be incorporated into word documents

Cons:

I still find the editing features not good enough and sometimes I want to edit the graphics, tables and images a bit more.