If you require any help, please email helpdesk
For support, including animations, to support use of the VLE - Online Classroom visit the VLE Staff Room.
How to download OFFICE 365 at home:
Staff can download Microsoft Office ProPlus applications for free on up to 5 devices (PC, Mac, and/or mobile device). These applications include Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, OneNote*, Access*, Publisher*, Onedrive for business*, Skype for Business* and infopath* (The one marked with "*" are not yet available on Apple Mac).
Once you leave NKS, your Microsoft Office ProPlus subscription ends.
To install the newest version of Office, follow the instructions below (the following applies to windows PCs but is similar for MAC or tablets).
1. Log in to your Office 365 account
2. On the homepage, you will see a link to install Office 2016 (there is also another link for "Other installs"). Click on it and follow the steps on screen.
3. A video will display to explain the new features of Office 365 ProPlus. While the video plays, the installation will continue in the background until the software has been fully installed. You can use the basic features immediately, but do not go offline or restart your computer until the installation is complete.
OFFICE 365 - Setting up Email on Outlook at home / school
Click here : The video shows how to set up the school email service through Outlook. The process is different in school / at home. If you are using an alternative email client, you should find your @nks.kent.sch.uk email address will automatically find the settings correctly.
Certificate for users with standalone devices
Please download and install this certificate.
If asked, place the certificate in "Trusted root Certification Authorities". See below: