Microsoft Office is rebranding to Microsoft 365

Microsoft Office is rebranding to Microsoft 365

Microsoft applications like Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Teams, OneDrive will soon get rebranded to Microsoft 365 from November. For years, the similar application have made up Microsoft Office the company said.

“In the coming months, Office.com, the Office mobile app, and the Office app for Windows will become the Microsoft 365 app, with a new icon, a new look, and even more features,” Microsoft said in a FAQ about the change. Office.com will change in November, while the Windows and mobile Office apps will change in January.

Some of the new features rolling out with the Microsoft 365 application include

  • New content templates,
  • Feed of information based on your ongoing projects and collaborators, and
  • New ways to view and access your content.

Windows 10 upgrade to Windows 11

Microsoft’s free Windows 11 upgrade from Windows 10 is now rolling out. Microsoft is starting to offer the free upgrade to new devices that are still shipping with Windows 10, before making the OS available to other eligible existing hardware.

Note: Not every existing PC running Windows 10 will be able to upgrade to Windows 11. It requires Intel 8th Gen Coffee Lake, 4GB of RAM, and 64GB of storage.

Follow this, on how to get Windows 11 today,

If you have a new PC with Windows 10 or a device that permits to upgrade to Windows 11, check that your PC is officially supported through Microsoft’s PC Health Check app and back up all of your important documents, apps, and data.

On your Windows 10 PC, go to Settings > Update & Security > Windows Update.

If the free Windows 11 upgrade is available, you will get an option to click on download and install. Follow the on-screen prompts and configure Windows 11 settings.

Simultaneously, if you do not see the free Windows 11 upgrade, and your PC is supported. Then you will be able to avoid the wait using Microsoft’s new Installation Assistant.
Windows 10 upgrade

On both Windows 10 and Windows 11, the store still allows you to download Windows apps across both operating systems.

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