Installation of Office 365 applications

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Steps for Installing Office 365 Applications

1. Uninstall existing Microsoft Office Applications

Windows 10 Steps

  1. Close out of all Office applications 
  2. Search Uninstall a Program 
  3. Find the Microsoft Office 2016 install 
  4. Uninstall it 
  5. If required, restart the computer (it most likely doesn’t) 

Windows 7 steps

  1. Close out of all Office applications 
  2. Go to Programs and Features and Uninstall a Program 
  3. Find the Microsoft Office 2016 install 
  4. Uninstall it 
  5. If required, restart the computer (most times it does not require a restart) 

2. Install Microsoft Office 365 applications

  1. Navigate to portal.office.com and sign in using your Microsoft email and password. 
  2. Click Install Office dropdown on the top right and select Office 365 Apps 
  3. Run the installer, this may take 5-15 minutes. (It also may look like it is frozen/hung, just leave it if it does, it will eventually finish) 

 
 3. Sign in to Microsoft Office applications to activate your license
 
  1. Open Outlook 
  2. A popup should ask for you to accept a license and require you to sign in. Enter your email address and password. 
  3. Accept the license 
 

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