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OFFICE.COM/SETUP: MICROSOFT OFFICE 365 SETUP
Microsoft Office is one of the most accessed software as it provides number of benefits to its users. It is a combination of various software programs like Word PowerPoint Access Skype etc. So in this article you will be coming across different questions or queries and their solutions regarding Microsoft Office.
Sign In, Install and Setup Office with office.com/setup
Go to office.com/setup
Open Browser, go to office.com/setup. This is the official Office setup webpage. You can also search office.com/setup in your browser search.
Sign In or Create a New Account.
Sign In with your Microsoft Account associated with Office or any other Microsoft Service. If you do not have a Microsoft Account, Create one.
Enter Product Key.
Once Signed In, enter your 25-character Alphanumeric Product Key. You can find your product key on the backside of the retail package or in your email. Select Country and Language If Prompted. Click Next.
Click Install Office.
Click Install Office again.
Review your Options and Click Install.
Save and Run Office Setup.
Accept Prompts to Begin Installation.
Wait for Office to Finish Installation.
You’re all done, Office is Installed, Open Apps.
Opening Apps for the First TimE
HOW TO SETUP OFFICE ON WINDOWS/MAC
Step 1:- Visit the Website and Log in.
- Open the official office setup website from your search browser.
- Users can log in with any previous Microsoft account which is linked to any other of their services like skype, XBOX etc.
- If you do not have an already existing account, create a new one.
- Locate the 25 character alphanumeric code on your product and enter it in the box.
- You will also have to type in some other essential information like – Region and country, preferred language.
- Click on Next and proceed further.
- After you have synced the product key with your account, find the product that you would like to get and click install in front of it.
- Users also get to choose the product according to their current operating system version.
- Save it and run the office.exe file.
- Double click on the file that you have downloaded from the website.
- Allow all the necessary permission prompts that pop up on the screen.
- The installation will start after you click on accept.
- Click on continue.
- It will take anywhere from a few seconds to a couple of minutes for the process to complete.
- Once the installation is completed, open any Microsoft application from the start button.
- You will be asked to agree with the license agreement.
- Click on Agree and your Office setup will be done.
So if you are looking for the process to enter office activation product key here is a simple process.
Step 1: Open www.office.com/setup or Microsoft365.com/setup.
Step 2: Sign/ Log in with your account of Microsoft. Or if you don’t have your Microsoft account create or generate new.
Tip : Always make sure that you remember this account so you can easily install or reinstall Microsoft account without any issue.
Step 3: Insert the product key, without hyphens, if asked. If you find that there is no space or option where you can enter your product key then it has been inserted or entered automatically.
Step 4: Make sure that you follow all the on-screen instructions so that process could be completed successfully.
Once all these steps are done properly the office activation product key is entered successfully.
By below mentioned ways you can easily re-install your setup :
Step 1 : Sign or login in Office by going to www.office.com
Step 2 : Sign or log in with the account which is joined or associated with this version of Office.
Step 3 : Next from the home page of office choose on Install Office apps.
Step 4 : With this the download process will begin. Go through all the instructions asked to complete the installation.
Step 5 : Now run, setup or save the download file as per your browser.
(If your user account control notifies you that whether you want to allow the application to make changes in your device. Tap on Yes.)
As this process in completed you will be informed that office in installed completely.
Step 6 : Now tap on office in order to open and activate it after getting agreed to license terms doesn’t activate automatically.
So re-installation or installation have same process but while reinstalling you have your Microsoft account but while installing office for first time you need to create a new account as you are new user.
Updating your Microsoft Office may sound a difficult and lengthy process but basically it quite easy which you can do by going through easy steps.
You can update Microsoft Windows by setting it on the automatic updating option but here you will also be notified of office updates that are available for the previous or old versions of the office. So select the version of your windows and also turn on automatic updates by performing these steps.
Step 1 : Go to Windows update by opening it from start
Step 2 : Once it gets open tap on settings and goes to update and security option.
Step 3 : And then click on the advanced option.
Step 4 : Now from the option of how updates are installed also include the option of giving me updates for other Microsoft products so you keep receiving new updates.
Step 5 : Next windows will get updated.
Tip: You can automatically turn on the updates or can even get your update manually in various versions of office by going to an office application.
So now you can easily update Microsoft Office 2019.
If you want to renew or extend Microsoft 365 family or the personal subscription with the product then here is a simple process:
- Visit office.com/myaccount and login into your Microsoft Account.
(You will need your email address, phone number or Skype account and your password)
- Tap on the manage tab then you will find the payments setting under which you find a prepaid card or code Microsoft 365 and then tap on redeem a card or code.
- This will redirect you to the official web page where you will need to sign in with your account by entering your email address and password.
- Next you will need to enter a product key that has been supplied to you and tap on next.
- Next, you will need to choose your country and language and again tap on next.
- Then you will be prompted to the window where they will be asking you whether you want recurring billing or not.
- If you tap on recurring billing then you will be taken to the page where you have to select your credit card details or need to add your payment methods.
- If you don’t want to make a payment via credit card then tap on recurring billing which will be changed to off mode and then tap on continue or confirm.
- Tap on next in order to complete this process which will take you to the page of Microsoft 365 family page. Now your subscription is added till the expiry date also make sure that you renew your package before it ends.
Upgrading your office depends upon the different types of it products that you are currently using. If the version you are using is of the nonsubscription product then here is the simple process. If you are a version of the office is a one-time purchase version then you need to buy the latest version in order to continue it.
1.Once you have installed your new product then tap on I am ready to install the office and go through all the recommendations and instructions you have been asked to perform.
2.Also, make sure that your computer provides all the requirements that are needed in order to upgrade or install the newest version of the office.
Generally when you try to run your Microsoft Office setup program on a device that holds old or earlier version of the office that is installed the earlier version is removed. So sometimes you need to uninstall it. If you want to save your files so uninstall off the face before installing the new version so that your files remain saved.
Once the installation process gets completed the new version of the office will automatically get updated and you will also be notified that the update is already ready and you can apply it.
Sometimes when you start your office application you find that it is not activated and you are prompted to a window of the office where you need to sign in.
- Make sure that you sign in using your Microsoft accounts that you used before to subscribe or buy any product. But if you are a new user then generate a new Microsoft account.
- Next, if you find an activation wizard window you need to understand that office requires your help in order to activate itself.
- Then go through all the instructions asked.
- If you want to use office on your new device then you can activate office as a one-month trial basis of the Microsoft 365 family.
If you are already a user of Microsoft product but have somehow lost or misplaced the key of you can use your Microsoft Office account in order to retrieve it. For this.
- Go to the online Microsoft Office store and log in to it using your account.
- Then tap on install from a disc and then click on I have a disc.
- From their tap on view product key in order to recover the product key and complete the process of reinstallation.
( II) The second method: is by checking in to your personal documents and emails.
In this method, if you have purchased your office 365 from the Microsoft store you can cross-check the digital receipt from your email. This digital receipt includes a copy of your product key in most of cases.
But if you have purchased it from a physical store then take out the original days on the packaging in which the software has come and search for the card which includes a product key.
Also, if you have purchased your computer with a registered version of Office 365 then you can find your product key on a holographic sticker which is attached or pasted to the unit.
(III) The third method: Using A Key Finder.
If your software is already installed on your device but then also you are finding difficulty in order to locate the product key then you can use the key finder which is basically an excellent program that help you in this situation.
There are various programs that can be used easily to find your office product keys along with other keys which are available for your installed apps.
It can easily decrypt code which will help you in the successful reinstallation of the software.
If you are looking for ways in order to activate pre-installed office subscription then here is a process:
- Before starting please check that you are connected to active internet so that windows can activate and detect its office purchase.
- Then go to the stat button tap on word or software you want to active
- You will find an active option there if you ask for a product key and if you have already paid for office then tap on troubleshooting otherwise move further.
- Follow all the instructions that are asked in order to complete the activation process.
- In this process, you will be creating a specific Microsoft account that is associated with your office and also makes sure that you remember this account so when you want to install Office on your PC you can easily do it without any problem.
Also, see that if you already on an existing Office 365 subscription you are specifically associated with the Microsoft account that you could use in order to extend your subscription.
By performing all the best steps you can easily activate your pre-installed office.
Redeeming a new office product key is quite simple so follow these steps:
Step 1: Signing or creating your Microsoft account
First of all, you need to sign in to your Microsoft accounts that are using in. And if you do not have created a new Microsoft account as it is free to do.
Step 2: Go to the official website
Next open Office.com/Setup then choose your account you want to use and then tap on Next.
Then you will be asked to enter your product key fill it and you will find this key either on the back of the card or box or on the receipt if you have purchased online. It’s a 25-digit code.
Step 3: Tap on next to complete the verification process.
Microsoft will run a verification process where it will check your product key entered in it. Next, you will be prompted to a window where you will be asked to enter your country and language and then tap on next. This process will take few minutes and next again on the window will appear next.
You will be prompted to a page where the name of the subscription and expiry date will be shown you will also find an option where you can add your credit or debit card on your recurring bill.
Sometimes there are various offers through which you can get a one-month free subscription by turning on an early or monthly recurring bill.
This is completely optional you can turn it off or on as per your need. Then you need to confirm the subscription so do it by tapping on confirm and next you can easily download your office apps.
Now enjoy a subscription!
is a website for configuring Microsoft 365 (formerly known as Office 365). To redeem Microsoft 365 Office Setup Product Key, sign in or create a new account.
One of the Microsoft Office Business and Commercial setup webpages is office.com/setupkey. You can use different Product Keys to enable and redeem them, as well as instal Office on your devices.
What is office.com/setup?
office.com/setup is the official Office Setup website under the primary parent office.com website.
One of the main use of the office.com/setup website is to let Office users Sign In and Activate their product key. After you enter the product key, your Purchased product will be added to your My Account page for users to download and setup on their Mac or PC.
- Go to office.com/setup.
- Sign In or Create a New Account.
- Enter Product Key.
- Click Install Office.
- Click Install Office again.
- Review your Options and Click Install.
- Save and Run Office Setup.
- Accept Prompts to Begin Installation.
- Wait for Office to Finish Installation..You’re all done, Office is Installed, Open Apps.
REQUIREMENTS TO INSTALL OFFICE ON YOUR PC
If you want to install your office on a PC you need to know that there are some requirements which are required in order to successfully install and use of his on your device so here is the list of everything you will be requiring:
The operating system you will need :
Operating system Windows 10,
- Windows server
Windows 7 Service Pack 1
Windows 10 Server,
Windows Server 2012 R2,
Windows Server 2012, or Windows Server 2008 R2
- 3.Mac OS
10.13 High Sierra, 1
or 10.15 Catalina.
(II) Browser Safari,
Chrome, and Firefox — current version
Microsoft Edge – the latest version
Internet Explorer — current or immediately previous version
(III) Email client software Office/Outlook 2019
Office/Outlook 2013 with SP1
Office/Outlook 2010 with SP2 — see Microsoft website
Outlook for Macintosh — Office for Mac2019
Outlook for Macintosh — Office for Mac2016
(IV)Computer and processor
1 GHz or faster x86 or 64-bit processor with SSE2 instruction set
1 GB RAM (32-bit)
2 GB RAM (64-bit) recommended for graphics features, Outlook Instant Search & certain advanced functionality
3 gigabytes (GB)
1024 × 768
Exchange ActiveSync must be supported for Office 365
(VIII) Mobile devices BT Business Email Lite
(powered by Microsoft Office 365) requires POP to be supported.
Frequently Asked Question
- For this, you should open the applications from your menu and click on all the office apps simultaneously.
- Drag them to the trash and clear it once again.
- This should help in removing all the programs.
- Alternatively, you can also download third-party cleaning apps which are used to get rid of pre-installed programs.
Auto-renewal is designed to make the user’s regular renewal process even more convenient, however it can be easily turned on or off by:
- Open the office program and go to options listed under my account.
- Click on subscriptions and billings.
- You can check from there whether the recurring billing option has been turned on or not.
In order to make a transfer such as this the user can:
- Open office 365 from the menu and setup an account there.
- Download all the apps which you would like to avail.
- You can move all important files from your previous program, by setting up a connection between the domain and your email address.
- Cancel the subscription of any previous program and you should be good to go.
Microsoft allows its users to change their ways of payment any time they want:
- Visit their official administration website and click on billings.
- In the drop down menu, click on payment methods > edit.
- The user can then choose an alternative method from the list provided or add any other.
Microsoft has several flexible policies for their customers who would like to try the programs for free:
- You can get a free version of the program online or download it for using on smartphones or tablets.
- Users can get a 30 day trial plan without any cost or even use three of their most popular programs on an internet browser.
- They also have special free access plans for the student and teachers in the community.
Microsoft has been coming up with a lot of new and exciting additions and changes in their programs. Office 365 has recently been changed to Microsoft 365 as a productivity cloud.
It will enable users to get not only some major updates from the old version, but they will also get access to some world-class productivity apps – all connected with a singular experience. Some of the advancements in the newer versions shall include:
Users get to enjoy four new features for their apple Macbooks and notebooks:
- Diction Toolbar – To make voice operations for creating documents easier. It also does a stellar job of correcting all your grammatical mistakes and making it sound flawless.
- Languages – This new tool brings with it seven new languages – Russian, Korean, Portuguese, Hindi, Polish, Chinese and Thai.
- Blocking – You get to block any anonymous and unwanted email senders from your outlook profile.
- Adding Yahoo – users can benefit from adding their Yahoo accounts to the outlook for easier and better access.
- To help users boost their teamwork, they have let them have more control over the comments in Word. Editing and mentioning the name of creators and co- authors was never so easy.
- Built- in- translator – This is an especially useful feature for people who required linguistics experts for their meetings with a person speaking a foreign language. Now a built in translator can translate live sessions, thus breaking the language barrier in businesses.
- Mini- Toolbar is now equipped with three more buttons which will display the most recently used tools, so that users do not have to go back to the menu every time.
- Diagrams – The stock library has been updated with new photos, cut-outs, drawings etc.
- Dictations – Users will be able to give out dictations to their programs in seven additional languages, i.e. Korean, Thai, Chinese, Hindi, Russian, Portuguese and Polish.
- Lastly, the brand new immersive reader lets the user curate and customizes their very own fonts.
DIFFERENCE BETWEEN MICROSOFT 365 AND OFFICE 2019?
Microsoft 365 — An overview
Microsoft 365 is a service that provides various office applications and services related to cloud-based services on a monthly or annual basis depending upon your subscription.
There are different kinds of subscription plans that are offered according to the user. Some plans include various traditional office applications like Excel, PowerPoint, Word, etc that you can easily install on your device. So basically Microsoft 365 consists of various traditional applications with a wide range of web-based applications and services such as Teams, Sway, and more.
Office — An overview
Office 2019 is the latest version of the traditional Office suite. It comprises a one-time purchase system that an individual can keep for forever on their PC or Mac devices. It includes various applications like Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint that can be used as per the personal or business needs of the user.
These applications do not have any upgrade options if any new variation or a version comes into the market you directly have to buy it if you want to use at the full price of it. But on the other hand, they will receive some security updates as well as mainstream support of 5 years.
Difference between Microsoft 365 and Office 2019
- The first difference between these two is the payment mode that is you have to buy Office 2019 but on the other hand, if you want to use Microsoft 365 you need to subscribe it.
By buying Office 2019 and individuals invest in it so that they can use it for a longer duration without any security issues, but they do not get any updates. On the other hand, people going for Microsoft 365 usually have updates and can also go for other options as it is on a subscription basis But have to keep renewing it so that they can use it.
- The second difference is regarding the services and products that are provided to you so that you can use them. Microsoft 365 holds a greater range of applications and services in comparison to Office 2019. As Office 2019 can only be used on one or a particular device as you have purchased it only limited applications are there. But as Microsoft 365 has a subscription you can use it at different devices getting different options in applications.
- The third difference is regarding the updates and process as well as its functions. In Microsoft 365 you are notified with monthly updates whether you like it or not. In the Microsoft 365 version of PowerPoint, Word, Excel or Excel you get various additional functions to use as it keep updating itself.
But in Office 2019 you won’t get additional functions as the option of upgrade your application is not available as you have purchased it for a long duration.
After going to the above points you can easily go for Microsoft 365 for Office 2019 as per your convenience and needs.
HOW TO REDEEM KEYCODE FOR MICROSOFT OFFICE?
- First and foremost, go to www.office.com/setup to open the MS Office web page.
- Then, using your login credentials, log in to the site.
- Create an account if you’re new to Office setup by tapping the Sign-up button.
- After you’ve successfully logged in to your account page, click the Redeem tab.
- You will now be prompted to input the 25-character MS Office activation code. Do the same and follow directions.
- Click on Redeem Key Option
- Now, You have successfully redeemed your key code for Microsoft office.