In the last week of October, we let you know about the availability of Microsoft Office 2013 final for MSDN and TechNet subscribers. Users who don’t have a MSDN or TechNet account and want to test drive the final version of the newest Office version can now download the 60-day trial copy.
Microsoft has released 60-day trial copy of Office Professional Plus 2013 suite and anyone can now download and install the newest version of the Office program. The only condition is that you need to be running Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows Server 2008 R2 or Windows Server 2012 operating systems. Office 2013 doesn’t support Windows XP and Vista operating systems.
Office Professional Plus 2013 includes Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook, OneNote, Access, Publisher and Lync. As you probably know, Office 2013 is optimized for touch and it even includes a special touch mode (see how to activate touch mode in Office 2013).
Office 2013 60-day trial is available in 13 languages including English, Arabic, Russian, Japanese, French, German, Italian, Korean, Dutch, Hebrew, Spanish, and Portuguese.
Please note that you need to sign-in with your Microsoft account (Hotmail, Live, MSN, or Outlook) account, enter your name, e-mail address, and country/location. After entering the details and selecting the version (x86 or x64) you would like to download, you will see the product key and download button. Finally, select your language and click download link to begin downloading your trial copy.
Once the download is complete, you will need to burn the disc image using Windows built-in image burning feature or extract the IMG disc image using 7-Zip or WinZip software.