Office for Mac 2008/2011 Users? – Time to upgrade to Office 365


Running older expired versions of Office for Mac (2011, 2008, 2004 etc) is becoming ever more problematic, especially if you want to upgrade to the latest Mac operating Systems …. High Sierra & Mojave


The IT Guys strongly recommend our clients update to Office 365 ASAP.

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The IT Guys have experienced corrupt Outlook databases and other compatibility issues, slowness, SWOD, hanging and crashes on client Macs running superseded versions of Office for Mac. This has also been reported in blogs and the press, Office 2016 for Mac, macOS Sierra potential crash issues. Although a fix for Outlook 2011 maybe forthcoming, neither Microsoft nor Apple seems to be in a hurry to fix the issue and instead, recommend upgrading Office to the latest version. (Office 365 )

Support Ended for the following versions of Outlook For Mac


  • Microsoft Office 2011 – Support ended 1st September 2018

  • Microsoft Office 2008 for Mac Home and Student Edition – support ended 4/9/2013microsoft_office_2008_taskbar-icons
  • Microsoft Entourage for Mac – support ended  1/9/2007entourage-icon
  • Microsoft Office for Mac Home and Student 2011 – support ended 1/10/2012
  • Microsoft Office for Mac 2011 Service Pack 3 – support ends 10/10/2017


Office 2011 cannot even be downloaded and installed anymore, unless you have the original disks

Need more help?

If you live in Western Australia, and you need any kind of computer help, please bring your computer to us at 315 Rokeby Road, Subiaco, Western Australia or call us out. You can contact us here or call:

08 6118 2601 
Alternatively click on the Green “Support” button in the bottom right hand corner of the screen and leave a message.Microsoft Silver Certified Partner - Small and Midmarket Cloud SolutionsFor instant remote control support download and install our TeamViewer remote control software By Clicking Here and following the instructions found on this page

*Price assumes purchasing, downloading and installing Office 365 Home and includes GST and assumes that either Outlook is not been used, has not been used before and requires no migration of emails, addresses and calendar items other than those automatically detected and imported. Migration of emails from previous  versions of Outlook, Outlook Express, Entourage, Thunderbird, Windows Live Mail etc. may occur further expense and will be quoted before completion of work.

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