Office 2016 Quick Start Guides

We’ve created new versions of Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and OneNote for your Windows PC. Download our free Quick Start Guides for an introduction to the basics in each of these apps.

For a closer look at new features in these apps, see What’s New and Improved in Office 2016.

Word 2016 Quick Start Guide (Windows)

Word 2016 Quick Start Guide
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Excel 2016 Quick Start Guide (Windows)

Excel 2016 Quick Start Guide
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PowerPoint 2016 Quick Start Guide (Windows)

PowerPoint 2016 Quick Start Guide
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Outlook 2016 Quick Start Guide (Windows)

Outlook 2016 Quick Start Guide
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OneNote 2016 Quick Start Guide (Windows)

OneNote 2016 Quick Start Guide
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Note: If you’re having trouble opening the PDF versions of our Guides after downloading, you may need to install the free Adobe Acrobat Reader DC software on your computer.


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