BFC Networks to Sponsor EduGeek

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BFC Networks are delighted to start working with EduGeek by sponsoring the newly created Windows 10 forum.

EduGeek is a growing community for Education Technology workers ranging from IT Coordinators, IT Managers and technical support staff in schools and colleges around the world. With BFC Networks increase the number of users across the country and world we feel it time to help support such a great community

When asking our Managing Director Alex Pearce he said

“Over the past 10 years of working in the education space both directly for Schools, BSF and now BFC Networks, EduGeek has always been a key community to me and have always tried to do my part in the for it’s members.  When an opportunity to sponsor EduGeek and the Windows 10 forum I wanted us to jump at this opportunity which we did hope this becomes a long term opportunity.  I hope this is a long term relationship with the leadership team and members so all get to benefit.  I’m a geek at heart and a EduGeek at that.”

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How to Implement Student Advantage in Office 365 Education

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There are currently two ways of implementing Student Advantage licenses to your Office 365 Education tenancy.  Both of these are descripted below depend on the code you get from the Microsoft licensing site.

Implementation 1

Log into your Office 365 Education Tenancy

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Select purchase services from the left navigation and navigate down until you see Office 365 Pro Plus for Students

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Click add and add the same number of licenses you have from your EES provider and also in your Microsoft Licensing Portal

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Then click on add to cart and Check Out.

On the “Review your order” page you will see Enter Promo Code.  Enter the code you have been given.

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You can now complete the process without entering an card information and start assigning licenses to your students.

Depending on your code, the above process may fail so you need to add it in a different way.

Implementation 2

What is important here is that you are already logged into your Office 365 tenancy you want these added to or when asked to sign in, you log into the correct area.

Navigate to http://www.office.com/setup365

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At this point you may be asked to log into the tenancy.  Remember to log into the correct one if you have any test environments.  You will now need to enter your 25 digit Product Key

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You will be asked to confirm the number of licenses with a final redeem button.

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When logging into your tenancy and selecting billing you will now see the licenses added.

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