What is the Office 365 Portal and Why Use It?
portal.office.com - If you are an employee of University of Maryland, Baltimore, you have access to Office 365. Office 365 provides all the standard Office apps (email, calendar, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and OneDrive) in a cloud environment — which means you can access your data (email, calendar, files, etc.) from anywhere that you have a device and internet access. But how do you access all of these items from anywhere? That’s where the Office 365 portal comes in. When you are away from your workstation, the Office 365 portal is the tool that allows you to access email, calendar, and files saved to OneDrive for Business. The portal also offers online versions of Word, Excel, and PowerPoint, which allows for quick and easy viewing and editing of files. If you’re at a meeting across campus, at home, traveling for work — whatever the scenario — use the Office 365 portal to access your email or files.
Get the Office software having multiple programs with it and get started with below instructions;
Step 1 – Go to the portal.office.com page.
Step 2 – Login to the Office account.
Step 3 – Enter the product key of Office.
Step 4 – Download, install the app, and get started with the office.