Excerpt: I purchased Home and Student 2013 because the earlier version I was using kept getting a "not enough resources" error and crashing and my new computer has 8.1 OS. I figured 2013 should have no problem since I'm running with 16gb ram and AMD 8-core 8350 CPU.
Pros: Easy To Install, Easy To Navigate, Manages Software Collaboration Well, Useful Features
Excerpt: I bought this because I don't want to join 'the cloud is everything' camp and pay a monthly fee to Microsoft for life re their new subscription model. Also I don't want to have to adapt to their incessant changes with the user interface and play their Where's Waldo game with the options, menus and...
Summary: All files and pictures transitioned from XP and all worked on new PC with new version of MICROSOFT OFFICE. Great value for the price. Installation was easy. Had to do some initial work to determine navigation to product functions.