Microsoft Office Online

Microsoft Office Online allows for users to create, collaborate and share documents, spreadsheets, and presentations online. Office Online files are stored and shared via OneDrive, accessible either online (using a browser) or as a desktop application. Although limited in ways (see differences for each application below).


 Office Online allows for functionality not available in the desktop applications, including:

  • Work on documents directly in browser (with diverse browser support)
  • Autosave functionality 
  • Easy file sharing and collaboration
  • Tight integration with Microsoft Office desktop applications


Office Online
Word Online

Excel Online

PowerPoint Online

​OneNote Online