Video: Log in to Office for Android tablet

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Watch this video to learn how to sign in and start working with Office for Android tablet.

Key points in this video

  • Try signing in with your school account. Some schools have purchased Office 365 subscriptions for students. That subscription may allow you to sign in.

  • Try using your work account. Your company may have purchased Office 365 subscriptions for employees.

  • Have you purchased Office 365 Home or Office 365 Personal? Those accounts work, too. Just sign in with the email address and password associated with your subscription, and you'll be good to go.

  • You might have already created a Microsoft account that you can sign in with. Hotmail, OneDrive, Outlook.com, Skype, Windows 8, Windows Phone, and Xbox live -- all of these accounts work too.

Video transcript

[Introduction music]

With Office for Android tablet, I can work on Excel files, PowerPoint slides, and Word docs.

But first, I need to log in. Let me show you how.

I’m gonna use Excel, but keep in mind that it works the same way in PowerPoint and Word.

The first thing to remember is: I don’t sign in with my Google Account.

Instead, I can sign in with my work account, or school account that I use to access Office 365.

Or, I can sign in with a Microsoft account. If you have any of these:

  • Hotmail

  • OneDrive

  • Outlook.com

  • Skype

  • Windows 8

  • Windows Phone

  • Xbox live

...you already have an account.

I happen to have one already, so I’m going to tap: Sign in.

I’ll type my email address... then type my password.

Now I’m ready to create and edit files.

For more on Office for for Android tablet, visit http://aka.ms/OfficeAndroidTabletVideos.

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