Home & family resources
Discover Microsoft tools and resources that can help you connect, work, learn, and play at home.
Tips to make your computer work better for you
Learn how you can make your computer more comfortable to use, get help while reading and writing, and more.
4 ways to help keep your family safer
Learn ways to manage screen time, set time limits for specific apps or games, filter content, and more.
3 ways to celebrate graduates
Get tips to throw a noteworthy virtual graduation party, create a thoughtful gift, and celebrate the class of 2020!
6 ways to celebrate birthdays
Get creative party tips, activities, birthday messages and more, to help you best celebrate birthdays while physically distant.
7 creative date night or anniversary ideas
Whether you’re spending time together or apart right now, here are some ideas to ensure you stay close emotionally.
5 creative ways to connect
From virtual happy hours to reinvented game nights, use these ideas with Skype to stay in touch with your friends and family while you’re at home.
Save and share your old family photos
Now is a great time to digitize photos that have been sitting in a box or photo album and share them with friends and family. Get tips to make this process easier.
Visit a zoo
From penguins in Edinburgh to pandas playing at the Smithsonian, enjoy live zoo web cams.
Tour a museum
See the world's most famous art and artifacts, up close and personal, from the comfort of your couch.
Go behind the scenes
Try Microsoft 365 free for 1 month
Office 365 Education
Students can get free access to Word, Excel, OneNote, Microsoft Teams, plus additional classroom tools.
Xbox Game Pass Ultimate
Enjoy Xbox Live Gold and over 100 high-quality games, now just $1.
Get the tech you need
Make the most of time at home with devices, apps, and accessories to keep you focused, productive, and entertained.SHOP FROM HOME
Support the causes you care about
Join Microsoft Rewards, search with Bing, and earn Rewards points that can be automatically donated directly to the cause of your choice.