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Hi all,

 

I hope someone can shed some light on this subject.

Ive recently replaced my broken laptop with the Galaxy tab s6,I am trying to open microsoft word but its asking me to start a subscription(To Pay for obviously πŸ˜’)is this the only way as its a massive let down for me getting a tablet.Ive got word on my galaxy note 10+ and can edit or make a new document but i dont want it on my phone i need this on the tablet....HELP!!!! πŸ™

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@Daniel1986 wrote:

Hi all,

 

I hope someone can shed some light on this subject.

Ive recently replaced my broken laptop with the Galaxy tab s6,I am trying to open microsoft word but its asking me to start a subscription(To Pay for obviously πŸ˜’)is this the only way as its a massive let down for me getting a tablet.Ive got word on my galaxy note 10+ and can edit or make a new document but i dont want it on my phone i need this on the tablet....HELP!!!! πŸ™



@Daniel1986 wrote:

Hi all,

 

I hope someone can shed some light on this subject.

Ive recently replaced my broken laptop with the Galaxy tab s6,I am trying to open microsoft word but its asking me to start a subscription(To Pay for obviously πŸ˜’)is this the only way as its a massive let down for me getting a tablet.Ive got word on my galaxy note 10+ and can edit or make a new document but i dont want it on my phone i need this on the tablet....HELP!!!! πŸ™


Hi @Daniel1986 , It appears the free android apps will only work on mobiles and smaller tablets, Xda states you need licence for tablets larger than 10.1 inch Office on Galaxy Tabs 

 

Microsoft link detailing the  free mobile apps which do not have quite the same functionality, as well as Office 365  here https://www.microsoft.com/Office Apps 

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