Skip to main content

How to Switch B/W different Office 365 Home Subscription

How to Switch B/W different Office 365 Home Subscription



How to Switch B/W different Office 365 Home Subscription - Microsoft Office 365 Home include three main subscriptions namely – Office 365 Home, Office 365 Personal and Office 365 University. In this article we focus on switching methods and basic knowledge regarding all the three subscriptions. If a user is happy with same type of subscription stay connected. Before switching to different Home subscriptions we must have the basic knowledge related to all the subscriptions.


Things to know before switching different Subscriptions




  1. If a user have a free offer came with the PC



In such case the subscription is free for limited period of time. The user can switch easily through a wizard asking to choose a Subscription. The wizard show two options – One for staying with the existing subscription. Another for switching to another subscriptions. In case of switching the subscription will be used by only 1 PC or Mac or Tablet, you can't share your subscriptions.



  1. Downgrading subscriptions – While switching between office 365 subscriptions you have to stop sharing the subscriptions with additional users.


  2. Features & comparison between home and personal subscriptions.

    Available installations increases when we convert office 365 personal to office 365 home, while decrease inversely. Subscription sharing is not allowed when conversion of office 365 home to office 365 personal is done. But sharing is allowed in inverse case.


  3. Can a user switch plans if he/she have a trial subscriptions

    In such case convert your free trial to a paid subscription before switching.

  4. The product offer credit for unused time of current subscription. You will be credited for the amount of time you had remaining on your previous subscription Subscriptions can be extended upto a maximum of 5 years.

  5. Change in the number of devices when we switch different subscriptions. Switching from Office 365 Personal to Office 365 Home would increase the number of devices that you can install Office on but switching from Office 365 Home to Office 365 University or Personal would reduce that number.

  6. No data loss will be there when switching between subscriptions will be done. The file or data is stored in OneDrive and associated with the Microsoft account that user use to sign in to Office 365. The data remain on OneDrive during switching. You can access it after switching.



This is all about basic knowledge related to Office 365 before we continue switching subscriptions. In next article we will discuss about the procedures to switch between different subscriptions.

Popular posts from this blog

Fix Windows could not find a driver for your network adapter error

Fix Windows could not find a driver for your network adapter error


A Computer run smoothly with the coordination of Software & Hardware. In the absence of any one it will not run at all. Software being the Master utilizes each hardware attached to the System. And each hardware is operated with the help of Device Drivers installed in it. Operating System (OS) uses these device drivers to control & utilize each hardware when needed. Each hardware connected to the system must have their own Device Driver installed. A device driver is a program to initiate a hardware when required by Operating System.




Suppose, you want your PC to connect to the Network, it can only be possible when your PC has network related Device Driver. These Device Drivers are easily downloaded from Manufacturer Websites. In this article we focus on Network related problem. Suppose, your PC not obtaining Network connectivity. And each time you are getting an error message saying "Windows could not find a d…

Fix This Site Can’t Be Loaded from The Cache Chrome Error

Fix This Site Can't Be Loaded from The Cache Chrome Error


This Site Can’t Be Loaded from The Cache - Today, there are several browsers available with extensive features on it. Each browser has its own importance and working principle. Some of the popular browsers available online are Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Opera Mini, Internet Explorer, UC Browser, Safari, Microsoft Edge, Swift fox etc. The popularity of these browsers depends upon the features available in it.

Among them Google Chrome is the newest and mostly used browser around the world. Holding lots of feature make it more complex and hence more prone to errors. The types of error come up with the level of complexity of the program. If you are Chrome user and facing one of such error then read the full article. In this article, we focus on an error saying "This site can't be loaded from the cache". The explanation included with this error will be "The saved (cached) copy of this site was unreadable&qu…

Change Facebook Profile Picture Leaving All Unknown

Change Facebook Profile Picture Leaving All Unknown


Change Facebook Profile Picture Leaving All Unknown - Today, we spend lots of time in Social media platforms such as WhatsApp, Facebook, Instagram, Skype, YouTube, Twitter etc. We love to share Images & Videos with our friends via these platforms. These applications are largely used on Smartphones. We need to download concerned apps from inbuilt software, Play Store in Android Platform.


After downloading the App, we create an ideal account with a profile picture. We join the network by sending friend request. When request is accepted, we are added to such a community. In this article we take a close look on Facebook. Facebook is vastly used all around the world. Two person residing miles away can also share their views easily.

Change Facebook Profile Picture Leaving All Unknown

Whenever we open Facebook, lots of Images & Videos are seen with gentle scroll. In this article we focus on an interesting thing say Profile Picture. In F…