Mac Users: Please Upgrade to the New Version of Microsoft Office

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A new version of Microsoft Office (2019) is now available for all of our managed Macs. Following the instructions below will automatically remove the old version (2016) and install the new version (2019). This process should take around 5-15 minutes to complete, depending on your network speed. You can continue to work as usual during this time.
To install Office 2019:
  1. Open the Self Service application (in your Applications folder or search for Self Service in Spotlight Search).
    Self Service application
  2. You should see Office 2019 in Self Service. Select the Install button to start the process outlined above.
    Install Office 2019
If you have any questions or issues during the installation process please contact the EIT Help Desk at 919-513-7000 or

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Jeff Ware, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionJeff WareDigital Content Technician Call Jeff Email Jeff Extension Information Technology
NC State Extension, NC State University
Posted on Dec 17, 2020
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