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Microsoft Office 2007

Last Review:

Available To:

  • Currently Enrolled UT Arlington Students
  • Departments and Offices at UT Arlington
  • Faculty (currently appointed) and Staff

Vendor: Microsoft

Product: Office

Version: 2007/12

Standard Software Supported By: Desktop

OIT Support Levels: Full


Office productivity suite

System Requirements: Minimal Requirements

  • Base OS: Windows
  • OS Version: XP SP2
  • Processor: Pentium - 500 MHz
  • RAM: 256 MB
  • Hard Disk Total Size: 10 GB
  • Additional Hard Disk Space Needed: 2 GB

System Requirements: OIT Required

  • Base OS: Windows
  • OS Version: XP SP3
  • Processor: Pentium 4 or higher
  • RAM: 512 MB (1 GB preferred)
  • Hard Disk Total Size: 40 GB

Known Issues:

  • Clients using Office 2003 or older need to download and install Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack in order to open, edit, and save files created using Office 2007. Clients using Office 2003 should verify all high priority Microsoft Windows Updates and Office Updates are installed before downloading the compatibility pack.
  • Symptom: On some systems, upgrading to Symantec Endpoint Protection will cause hyperlinks within e-mail messages to be unlinked from the client browser.
  • Resolution: Click on a hyperlink and navigate to the customer's browser and click on the executable.

How to Get:

UTA faculty, staff, and students please contact the UTA Bookstore for inquires about licensed software products - 817-272-2785.  Microsoft Office 2007 can be installed on UT Arlington equipment (computers with UT Arlington inventory stickers) from the network, see "Installation".


  • At home, install Microsoft Office 2007 as per directions provide with media.
  • UT Arlington equipment (computers with UT Arlington inventory stickers) may install from the network by clicking the Start, Run... and then typing or copy-paste "\\\public\ofc2007\ofc07-full" and then click OK.  This link/software is only for UT Arlington assets and not personal machines.  A valid NetID is required to start the installation. Off domain authentication will require the NetID to be entered as "uta\NetID".


Setting Up Outlook 2007

Contact OIT Help Desk or visit the Microsoft Web Site.

Only Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, and Outlook receive Full Support.

  • E-Mail Management: Quota, Organization, Rules, etc