Microsoft offers Office Ultimate 2007 to students at steep discount

Microsoft's The Ultimate Steal promotion is offering eligible students Office Ultimate 2007 software for purchase at $59.95 though the end of April. Students are also offered free access to the software for 25 launches before purchase. The full retail cost for Office Ultimate 2007 is $679.

Students with a valid e-mail address ending in edu who are enrolled in a U.S. educational institution for at least .5 credit hours are eligible for the promotion.

Applications in the Office Ultimate 2007 include:

Word 2007
Excel 2007
Groove 2007
InfoPath 2007
PowerPoint 2007
Outlook 2007 with Business Contact Manager
Access 2007
Publisher 2007
OneNote 2007
Accounting Express 2007

Students can sign up for The Ultimate Steal at www.theultimatesteal.com, which takes the user directly to the point of purchase. More detail on the software, which is not available for the MAC, for example, and on payment and downloads, may be found at the Digital River Web site. The Ultimate Steal promotion is being hosted by Digital River, a Microsoft Partner.

You may like these other stories...

Event Date: August 21, 2014, 2 pm ETMeet budgets and client expectations using project management skills geared toward the unique challenges faced by CPAs.  Kristen Rampe will share how knowing the keys to structuring...
Event Date: August 20, 2014, 2:30 pm ETIn this session we'll review best practices for how to generate interest in your firm’s services. Topics include:Web Based Marketing StrategiesAppointment SettingNetworking...
Recently, there has been a lot of buzz about the future of continuing professional education (CPE). The American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) created a task force on the Future of Learning with an accompanying fancy website. In...

Upcoming CPE Webinars

Aug 5
This webcast will focus on accounting and disclosure policies for various types of consolidations and business combinations.
Aug 20
In this session we'll review best practices for how to generate interest in your firm’s services.
Aug 21
Meet budgets and client expectations using project management skills geared toward the unique challenges faced by CPAs. Kristen Rampe will share how knowing the keys to structuring and executing a successful project can make the difference between success and repeated failures.
Aug 28
Excel spreadsheets are often akin to the American Wild West, where users can input anything they want into any worksheet cell. Excel's Data Validation feature allows you to restrict user inputs to selected choices, but there are many nuances to the feature that often trip users up.