Information Technology

Getting Started With Office 2010

Office 2010 Availability (Faculty & Staff Only)

Office 2010 is the latest version of Microsoft Office for Windows. Office 2010 provides many new features that can help improve ease of use and productivity. See a quick overview of new features in this PDF.

If you wish to purchase Office 2010 for a personal computer, please visit our Home Use software page.

Essential Resources

The following resources are a must see for anyone new to Office 2010.

Getting Started Resources

Additional Resources

Known Issues at Butler

  • No known issues

Get Office 2010 (Faculty & Staff Only)

Follow the steps below from on campus to install Office 2010. The install could take up to 45 minutes so please plan accordingly. To save time, connect to a wired network port.

  1. Connect to power, close all open programs, and Restart your computer
  2. Log in to your computer
  3. Click the Start Button
  4. Select All Programs
  5. Select the Microsoft System Center 2012 folder
  6. Select the Configuration Manager folder
  7. Click on Software Center
  8. Choose to install Microsoft Office 2010
  9. Once you see the installation screen you can wait for the install to finish or lock your computer (not log off) and leave it unattended
  10. When installation is complete Close the installation and Software Center windows
  11. That's it! Start using Office 2010.