Now that your have Office installed on your iPad – it’s time to Activate the suite, here is a quick overview of the steps for Activation with your Office 365 subscription. If you are seeing that your documents are opening as ‘read-only’ with no edit options, be sure to step through the activation.
Office Apps are Free and you can download them from your App Store. Allowing you to view Office documents including (Word, Excel and PowerPoint). Very handy to share your documents in a visual format having your iPad with you. If you would like to edit documents with your iPad, then using these simple Office for iPad Activation steps will get you on your way!
Activation requires an active Office 365 subscription – activate Office for iPad and start editing Office documents on your iPad. With Office built specifically for iPad, you get a familiar feel to your iPad experience, layout and feel are designed with the iPad look and feel.
Office for iPad Activation is only required if you want to use Office Apps on iPad to edit your documents. If you are solely using to view documents within the need to edit, then activation is not required. Now you can be productive Anywhere you go on Any device!