Microsoft Office 2016 is a version of Microsoft Office productivity suite which came after the 2013 version. People who are updated with office are using this version nowadays. While the rest are looking for it. Talking about its compatibility, then this version is compatible with PCs (such as Office Home & Student 2016) and for Macs (such as Office Home & Student 2016 for Mac). Along with all the features of previous versions, Office 2016 Setup includes some of the extraordinary additional features which includes mentions, new & improved connection options, ribbon buttons, enhanced collaboration, publish to docs.com, publish to power BI, researcher, text highlighter, zoom for PowerPoint, suggest a feature and a lot more.
To get Office 2016, you need to buy, download, install and then activate it. Don’t bother if you are unaware about any of these process as we are here to help you out in this. We have listed down a complete procedure which you will be able to buy, download, install and activate it on your computer. In case, if you look for a quick help or support from the officials technicians then just connect to the Office customer support and get your queries resolved.
Before downloading and installing the Office 2016 for your computer. You need to buy it from either online store or from any retail store. Buying it from the online store lets you buy it from the comfort of your home. You just need to pay via any of the preferred online method and your product key will be send to your email.
For offline purchasing, you need to visit any retail store where Office product is easily available. You will receive a CD along with a retail card. Product key will be on the back side of the retail card which is the most important part of office setup.
You always need to enter the activation code for activating any of the office product on your computer.
Steps for Downloading Office 2016 Setup
Before you download Office 2016 setup, make sure there is no other Office suite version already installed on your device. If it is there then just remove it as two software installed on a single device often raise a software conflict. Now, just follow the below mentioned downloading steps to ensure successful download:
- Login to your Office account by providing your registered email ID and password
- Enter the Office Setup 2016 product key by redeeming it from the following:
- Online purchase- In the online purchase, you need to login to your email account registered with Microsoft. Now just search for the mail containing the Office product key. Copy it!
- Offline purchase- You would have receive a CD and a retail card in the offline purchase. Yu need to check your Office package and the CD, you will find the Office product key there. Copy it!
- From the list of Office subscriptions, choose the one you have purchased, i.e. Office 2016
- Click on the “Download” button and wait until the process finishes.
Steps for Installing the Office 2016
- Go to My Account by following this link: office.com/myaccount
- Make sure you are logged in to your Office account
- Now, choose whether you have to install 32 or 64-bit version of Office Setup 2016
- It can also be depend on the operating system version you are using
- Now, do the following depending on the web browser you are using:
- Click Run- Microsoft Edge or Internet Explorer
- Click the Setup- Google Chrome
- Save File- Mozilla Firefox
- Click on the Yes button when prompted by a dialogue box with the message “Do you want to allow this app to make changes to your device?”
- Wait until the installation finishes
The speed of installation depends on the speed of your computer. This process might take few time so just wait for 15 minutes at least.
Steps for Activating the Office 2016
After downloading and installing the Office 2016 on your computer. It needs to be activated as without the activation, this will not work at all. So, just follow the steps and activate the office 2016 on your computer.
- Open any Office application such as Excel, PowerPoint or Word
- Now, an agreement will be prompted on your computer screen.
- Read the license agreement and click on the “Accept” button to continue
- You will see an Office Activation Wizard
- You need to enter the 25-character Office product key, if asked
- Follow the complete given on-screen instructions and finish the activation
In case, if you need any kind of support from the Office customer support then call on the Office customer support toll free number and get your queries resolved.