Microsoft Publisher


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Microsoft Office Publisher is a desktop publishing application from Microsoft. It is often considered to be an entry-level desktop publishing application, differing from Microsoft Word in that the emphasis is placed on page layout and design rather than text composition and proofing. 


Click here to search the PC Suites for versions of this software
Current version available: MS Office 2007, MS Office 2010 
                                  Note: Microsoft Publisher is not avaialble under MS Office for the MAC

Platforms

  • Windows Yes
  • Macintosh  No
  • Linux No 

Does NUI, Galway have a site licence for Microsoft Publisher software?

Microsoft Publisher is covered by The Microsoft Campus Agreement.  This agreement only applies to staff of NUI, Galway and/or PCs located on campus with work-at-home rights for permanent staff of NUI, Galway. It does not cover PCs owned privately by students. Click here for more information on The Microsoft Campus Agreement.

How can I get Microsoft Publisher software for my computer?

  • Microsoft Publisher is available in PC Suites
  • Students  
    Students can download a 60 Day free trial from the Microsoft Project web pages 

  • Staff 
    Staff can borrow installation CD/DVD from the Service Desk. If you borrow Microsoft Office software, you are obliged to sign a Microsoft Site Licence Agreement Form

    Microsoft Publisher is available to postgraduate researchers for on-campus use only i.e. researchers who have a desktop computer linked to the campus network (excluding wireless connections). Please contact the Service Desk to borrow a copy of the installation CD/DVD. 

  • Installation Information 
    To install software on your machine you must login as an administrator

Can I install Microsoft Publisher software on my home computer?

Yes, for permanent staff members only. Installation CD/DVD are available from the Service Desk. If you borrow Microsoft Office software, you are obliged to sign a Microsoft Site Licence Agreement Form

Where can I get technical support about Microsoft Publisher?

Technical support is available from Microsoft Office Online