Office 365 ProPlus is available as a standalone servicethrough Office 365.It includes applications, such as Access, Excel, OneNote, Outlook, PowerPoint, Publisher, Skype for Business, and Word. Business organizations can deploy these applications to connect with Office 365 services such as SharePoint Online, Exchange Online, and Skype Online.
Salient Features Of Office 365 ProPlus
- The system requirements, including memory, hard disk space, and operating system are as efficient as the requirements of other versions of Office. It is available in a 32-bit and 64-bit version to assists the users pick the suitable version as per the requirement. It is deployed on the user’s local computer and users can stay connected to it even without the internet.
- Users can deploy numerous tools, including the existing ones to configure ProPlus. Also, it enables to use of the same group policy settings to configure its program settings efficiently.
- Assisting to use it with the supported versions of Exchange Server or SharePoint, it helps the users make the most of the installed on-premises applications within an organization. In case, it is taken as a part of the Office 365 Plan, one can use it with the web-version of Exchange Server and SharePoint as well.
- It facilitates the storage of files on the local computers as well as other locations on the network. Furthermore, the web version of Office 365 ProPlus assists the users work with Word, Excel, PowerPoint, or OneNote documents in a web browser. One can avail of this web version through Office 365 Plans and Microsoft 365 Plans.
Modifications In Office 365 ProPlus
Deployment—In general, ProPlus is installed as one package. All the programs are installed on the computer; however, one can configure this deployment to remove certain products if not required. It uses a different installation technique called Click-to-Run as well as disparate ways to apply software updates, such as security. In particular, it is pre-configured to install updates automatically from the Office Content Delivery Network through the internet. However, its System Center Configuration Manager allows users to configure and manage the updates from a location within his range of the network.
It enables the users to check and monitor feature updates receiving. With this functionality, users can avail updates as soon as it is introduced or go for a test to see its impact before installing it.
Licensing—With a single license, users can install ProPlus on 5 different computers. With this capability, onecan use it in the office, while traveling and at home by paying for a single subscription at once. Users can cancel this subscription, where it functions in reduced functionality mode. In this mode, users can use their limited capabilities only. It requires an Office 365 account and license should be assigned to it to deploy ProPlus. On removal of license or user account, it automatically switches to its reduced functionality mode. Users must connect to the internet once in 30 days to check the status of the subscription and keep it verified as well.
Office 365 ProPlus assists administrators to control computers and user accounts with group policy and enable them to deploy software to multiple users with volume activation. It facilitates easy communication; helps increase collaboration and escalates team productivity efficiently.