With the release of Office 2016, you might wonder how you can get the latest version of Office if you have a one-time purchase of Office 2013, or an existing Office 365 subscription.
Note: If you're not sure what version of Office you have, see What version of Office am I using?
To upgrade to Office 2016 from an Office 365 for business subscription, see How do I get the new Office 2016 apps using Office 365 for business?
How to get Office 2016
How you upgrade to Office 2016 depends if you have an Office 365 subscription or a one-time purchase of Office, such as older versions of Office Home & Student or Office Home & Business.
Office 365 subscription
Office 2016 is already included in your subscription. If you want to install the 64-bit version or install Office in another language, follow the step-by-step instructions in Install Office on your PC or Mac. Otherwise, use the steps below to install Office 2016.
Go to www.office.com/myaccount.
Sign in with your Microsoft account. (This is the account you already associated with the version of Office.)
On My Office Account, select Install.
The process to uninstall Office 2013 and install Office 2016 can take some time. When the installation completes, you'll see a welcome video that explains how to find your apps and start Office 2016.