Microsoft Windows 7 and Office 2010 at LJMU
Microsoft’s latest operating system, Windows 7, is now available at LJMU.
All student PCs, including those in the Learning Resource Centres at Aldham Robarts, Avril Robarts and I.M.Marsh and the I.T Centres in Byrom St and the John Foster Building are now running Windows 7. The Windows 7 client includes the latest version of Microsoft Office, Office 2010. An introductory guide to the Windows 7 student client, aimed at LJMU staff, is available here:
A 32-bit Windows 7 client with Office 2010 is now available on staff managed and flexible clients on request. It will be gradually phased in on all staff PCs over the next 2 years or so. If you are interested in having your PC upgraded to Windows 7 please click Request Upgrade to Windows 7 on the left hand menu for further information. An introductory guide to the Windows 7 staff client is available here:
Office 2010 will be the version of Office included on the new Windows 7 clients at LJMU. Office 2010 uses the same file formats as Office 2007, so there should be relatively few compatibility issues. Office 2010 is already available from the staff download pages for use on home PCs or laptops. If you would like to try out Office 2010 you can download it from here: