BCS utilises the Microsoft charity support programme, through which we can access the home use programme

To use this you will need a BCS email address, the URL and the code given below

The url is

the programme code you will need is 6E865DDA4C

This will allow you such abilities as getting MS office at a great discount

If you need more details, please ask

For clarity this costs BCS nothing but you must be a member of BCS with a BCS email for this to be allowed by Microsoft and be within the terms of the MS agreements. Email addresses will only be allocated to members, staff or trustees at the discretion of a trustee. Other terms and conditions apply which you will need to comply with.

Microsoft Home Use Program Now available

You are now eligible to participate in Microsoft’s Software Assurance Home Use Program (HUP). This program enables you to get a licensed copy of most Microsoft® Office desktop PC applications to install and use on your home computer.

Under the Home Use Program, you and our other employees who are users of qualifying applications at work (e.g. Office Enterprise) may acquire a licensed copy of the corresponding Home Use Program software (e.g. Office Enterprise) to install and use on a home computer. You may continue using HUP software while you are under our employment and as long as the corresponding software you use at work has active Software Assurance coverage.

Please note that some product and language versions may not be available at the time you place an order. For up-to-date information on the availability of Home Use Program software, please visit

To access the Microsoft Home Use Program Web site:

  1. Go to
    2. Select the country to which you want your order to be shipped to and choose the language for viewing the order Web site.
    3. Enter your corporate e-mail address and insert the following program code . 6E865DDA4C .
    Note: This program code is assigned to our organization for our sole use in accessing this site. You may not share this number with anyone outside our organization.
    4. Place your order online, and it will be shipped to the location you have chosen. Please note that a fulfilment fee will be charged to cover packaging, shipping, and handling costs.

We trust you will enjoy this benefit and look forward to your participation.

Terry Cavender, Buckingham Canal Society, /strong>Trustee & Programme Manager for Projects and Partnerships

Buckingham Canal Society website     *

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