Microsoft office on shared external drive?

Discussion in 'iMac' started by jwalters103, Aug 4, 2017.

  1. jwalters103 macrumors newbie

    Jul 19, 2017
    Not really sure where to post this....can I install Microsoft office on a portable drive and use it on my iMac and MacBook?

    I guess what it comes down to is do I only need 1 license per install or do I need 1 license for each computer?

    Nor really trying to cheat the system or anything but don't want to have to buy a second copy of the software if I don't have to since I can only use one computer at a time.
  2. mbosse macrumors 6502

    Apr 29, 2015
    Vienna, Austria
    I think you are safe as MS Office allows many installs as long as only one is used per time - such as you are planning to do.


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