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How to Install Microsoft Office

Find out how to download and install your latest Microsoft Office package in just a few simple steps.

Microsoft Office is a great piece of software, useful for doing all kinds of work including spreadsheets, word processing documents and presentations. Installing it couldn’t be easier, as all you have to do is download it. Gone are the days where you need a special software CD, you can now buy your preferred Office package and get working on that Monday morning report straight away. Check out our step by step guide below to find out how to install Microsoft Office the easy way.

Installing Microsoft Office

Step 1

Firstly, you need to choose which Microsoft Office you would like to buy. We offer three amazing packages in our range - Microsoft Office 365 Home, Microsoft Office 365 Personal and Microsoft Office Home and Student. For more information on the different packages available, visit our Microsoft Office page.

Step 2

Once you’ve bought your chosen Office package, you’ll receive an email from us which has your unique 25-digit code included.

Step 3

Highlight the code in your email and copy it.

Step 4

Go to www.office.com/myaccount (this will open in a new tab).

Step 5

Sign into your Microsoft Office account. If you use services like Skype, Xbox Live, OneDrive or Outlook, then you’ll already have an account. It’s okay if you don’t have an account already, as it only takes a couple of minutes to set yourself up with one.

Step 6

Click on ‘My Account’ and then click on ‘Enter your product key’.

Step 7

Paste your 25-digit code in the box and click on the ‘Confirm’ button.

On Computers

(all Microsoft packages)

1. Your chosen Office package will then start to download.

2. Once downloaded, the Office Installer will open up. All you have to do now is follow the instructions and Office will begin installing everything on your computer.

Success! Now you can enjoy everything your Microsoft Office package has to offer.

On mobile & tablet devices

(for Microsoft Office 365 Home and Personal packages only)

1. On any tablet or smartphone, open up your device’s app store.

2. Search for any of the Office programs; Word, Excel and PowerPoint and download them.

3. Once installed, log in to your Microsoft account when prompted.

Success! with these Office apps, you can view any of your Office documents on your mobile and tablet devices. If you have an Office 365 subscription, you can create and edit documents as you please, on whatever registered device you want.

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