This knowledge base will help Microsoft office user from buying a subscription to activate the Microsoft office setup on windows or on Mac. Firstly we need to buy Microsoft office setup according to our requirement and use. Hence office setup is available in four different packages.
a) Home or Personal: Within this package, you get four different flavors.
· Office 365 home
· Office 365 office
· Office home and student 2016 for PC
· Office home and student 2016 for MAC.
b) For Business: This package is developed targeting business class folks to grow their business and have three different flavors.
· Office 365 Business
· Office 365 Business premium
· Office 365 Business essentials
c) For Students and Educators: This package helps students and teachers. It has two sub-packages.
· Office 365 University
· Office 365 Personal.
d) For MAC: This is basically targeting Mac user and have two plans under it.
· Office home and student 2016 for Mac
· Office home and business 2016 for Mac.
Above mentioned plans, you can get either from the official site of Microsoft, online or a user may visit to the store to avail these products. If you already bought the product then we can move ahead in order to under the process of Microsoft office setup. Microsoft office setup has multiple features which make your journey much easier to complete official tasks with ease and a user can have a great experience by following simple and easy steps to install Microsoft office setup. Below mentioned are the basic instructions which can help you to get installed this software.
1. Visit to office.com/myaccount, this will help you to reach the product details what has been purchased by you.
2. The new window what will appear in front of you, the install button will be there. You need to click on Install.
3. Once you click on Install, you will see downloading with get proceed. If its student version, you may skip this step.
4. If you have a browser like “Internet Explorer”, it will prompt three options Run, Save and Cancel. You need to click on Run. But if you have used a browser like Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome, then you need to go by default folder. From there you need to Double click on Microsoft office setup file and then you need to run the file.
5. By doing this, you will see the installation in progress from left to right.
6. Once this will be done, you may directly use Microsoft Office setup programs in your computer.
If you don’t have any purchased program then you may get it for free as well for 30 days. Microsoft office setup is available for students on trial and test base product. You may create an account with Microsoft and get 30 days trial. Once you free trial get expired, you may get full licensed subscription on the same account. Though the free trial has limited features but commonly and mostly used programs like Microsoft word, Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Power-point can be installed. If you are user of windows 8 and above, with the help Microsoft office setup. You can install Microsoft outlook and setup email with any private and public domain. You may create a shortcut icon on home desktop screen to access it easily.
Office setup is user-friendly considering the fact that not everyone is computer savvy. Office 365 has all apps or features of Microsoft office 2016. These apps like word, excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, Outlook and Microsoft access can be used by windows based PC and Mac computers.