What information is gathered by the HealthCheck for Office 365 assessment?
The HealthCheck for Office 365 assessment gathers the following information for your customer's computers:
- Operating system version
- Free disk space
- Network bandwidth
- Web browser version
- Office client versions
You must install the Device Management Agent (DMA) on customer computers in order for the HealthCheck for Office 365 assessment to run. Read the What is Device Management? article to learn more about Device Management and DMA.
Once DMA is installed, the customer computers are listed in the HealthCheck for Office 365 overview page and a compatible () or incompatible () icon is shown for each of the following categories:
- Compatible with Office 365 Clients: Identifies if the computer’s installed versions of the Office clients (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.) are compatible with Office 365. Compatible Office clients include the latest version of Office and Office 2013.
- Compatible with Office 365 Web Apps: Identifies if the computer’s installed browsers are compatible with Office 365. Compatible browsers include Internet Explorer (versions 10 and 11) and all the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, and Safari.
- Compatible with Microsoft Office ProPlus: Identifies if the computer’s specifications (operating system, CPU, memory, free disk space, etc.) are equal to or greater than the minimum system requirements for Office ProPlus.
IMPORTANT: If the customer’s computers are labeled as incompatible in any of the categories listed above, advise the customer to upgrade their computers (operating system, CPU, memory, free disk space, etc.) before migrating to Office 365. Read the System Requirements for Office article from Microsoft to learn more about the system requirements for Office 365.