Which Office 365 plan have you purchased or using?


How to tell which Office 365 plan (Personal, Home, University etc.) you’ve bought and the expiry date. Or maybe you’re sharing an Office 365 Home plan.

The Office 365 plan, status and expiry doesn’t appear in the Office software (that would be too easy).

See: Office 365 which email address am I using?

Instead, go to https://office.com and login with your Microsoft account linked to your Office 365 account.  Choose ‘My Account’.

After login go to Account | Subscriptions and Services

Or use the link https://account.microsoft.com/services (unless Microsoft changes the url, yet again).

Purchased Office 365

If you bought Office 365 Home, Personal or University, it will appear with the name of the plan and expiry date.

Sharing Office 365 Home

For Office 365 Home the ‘Sharing’ link tells you who has any of the five available shares of the Home plan. That’s also where you can add a new person to the plan or cancel someone’s access to your plan.

Shared Office 365

If you’re sharing an Office 365 Home plan purchased by someone else, still go to Services & Subscriptions  https://account.microsoft.com/services but the page will show that your access is ‘Shared and managed by …’ the owner of the plan.

 


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