The steps below are for the subscription versions of Project Online, and the non-subscription versions of Project , , or For Project or , follow the steps in Office or Office Project is sold as a stand-alone application so if you don't have it yet, Buy or try Project. If you have a subscription to one of the cloud-based solutions of Project you won't see an option to install it unless you have an assigned license. If you're the Office admin responsible for assigning licenses, see Assign licenses to users. Project Online Essentials doesn't include a desktop version of Project so no installation is required.
Last Updated: There are already some very good alternatives to Microsoft Project on Mac that can open, edit and even sync with MS Project such as the excellent Teamwork Projects. There are also apps that allow you to view MS Project files on Mac for free.
How to find the best Microsoft Project Alternative for Mac and iPad Microsoft Project is by far the most popular project management software on the market, project professional for mac least among Windows users. You are a proud Mac or iPad user? No problem. You are in the right place to find all the information you need about MS Project compatibility and project management software alternatives for macOS and iOS.