Microsoft today updated its Word, Excel, and PowerPoint iPad apps to allow users to purchase a month-to-month subscription to Workplace 365 directly in the apps.

Previously, consumers had the ability to buy a yearly subscription for Office 365 House within the apps for $99.99, however it’s now possible to buy a monthly subscription for Office 365 Personal and Office 365 House via in-app purchase.

As we continue to bring Microsoft Office to all platforms and gadgets, it’s essential for clients to manage their Office 365 subscription– quickly and on the go. You asked for even more versatility in signing up for Workplace 365 subscriptions on iPad. So beginning today, you can purchase a regular monthly subscription to Workplace 365 from within Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint for iPad. You can choose between Office 365 Personal and Workplace 365 Home

Introduced in March, Workplace 365 Personal is aimed at specific users who wish to use Microsoft’s apps on simply one PC/Mac and one tablet, while the Workplace 365 House subscription is developed for families with approximately 5 computer systems and five tablets.

Office 365 Personal is priced at $6.99 per month, while Office 365 House is offered for $9.99 per month. All of Microsoft’s apps can be downloaded free of cost from the App Store.

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