Download and install Office using Office 365 for business on your PC

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Office 365 install and setup - Help    

More resources:    Troubleshoot installing Office | Choose the 32-bit or 64-bit version of Office | Find Office applications that you installed

Got a Mac?: Download and install Office 2016 for Mac using Office 365 for business

If your Office 365 business or education plan includes Office, you can install it after signing in to Office 365 for business in your browser.

Note   If you're unable to sign in following the steps below you may be signing in to the wrong service, see Where to sign in to Office 365.

Download Office and install Office for Windows

Important   The process that installs Office 2016 also uninstalls all Office 2013 products. As you might expect, Word 2013, Excel 2013, and the rest of the Office suite are uninstalled. In addition, if a computer has InfoPath 2013, SharePoint Designer 2013, or certain versions of Visio 2013 or Project 2013 installed, installing Office 2016 also uninstalls those programs. You won’t be able to reinstall them.

For more information, see "We need to remove some older apps" error.

  1. Sign in to Office 365, at

    If you don't see Office listed, your plan probably doesn't include Office applications. If you know your plan includes Office, you may not have a license assigned, see What Office 365 product or license do I have? If Office is not listed ask your Office 365 administrator to assign a license to you.

  2. On the Office page, select a Language, and then choose Install to install the 32-bit version.

    Note   To install the 64-bit version, choose 64-bit in the Version section before you choose Install. If you're uncertain, try Choose the 32-bit or 64-bit version of Office for more information.

    Install the latest version of Office page

  3. At the bottom of the screen, select Run.

    Select Run in install wizard
  4. Follow the prompts and accept the license agreement.

  5. When you see "You're good to go," select All done.

    Select All done! in Office install wizard

    Tip   After installing, you can start to use Word, Excel, and the other Office applications. If you can't find the applications, learn how to find the Office applications that you just installed.

Next step   

Now that you’re done installing Office, set up your email in Outlook.

Need help?

If you can't complete the install after going through these steps, see Troubleshoot Office installation with Office 365, or choose one of the following Support resources.

Get help from the Office 365 community forums Admins: Sign in and create a service request Admins: Call Support

See Also

Set up Office 365 for business

What Office 365 product or license do I have?

Office 365 Learning Center Home

Set up a mobile device

Applies To: Office 365 Admin, Office 365 End User, Office 2016, Office 2013, Office 365 Small Business Admin

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