Windows 8 and MS Office Home and Student 2010 Compatibility...

I am looking at buying the HP P7-1414 desktop.  I currently own MS Office Home and Student 2010.  Will my MS be compatible with the Widows 8 on the P7?

Hello celliottii!
Welcome to the forum! That’s a great question. While I was pretty confident that Office 2010 would be compatible with Windows 8, I still wanted to make sure for you. I checked with Microsoft and verified that it indeed is compatible. Please feel free to reach out if you have any more questions!
Thanks for posting!
Matt|Senior Social Media Specialist | Best Buy® Corporate
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