Office 365 Pro Plus: Install on Personal Computers

To access Microsoft Office 365 desktop software you can follow these steps:

Note: This screen may show an "Office 365 Apps" button, this option will automatically download the 64bit version, if 32bit is required or for an older MacOs click on "Other install options" continue with the options shown in the next few steps.

Depending on your web browser, you may be prompted to Run or Save the installation file. If prompted select Run. Otherwise, you may need to find the file in your Downloads folder.

The installation will download necessary files in the background and may appear to not be running. Just wait a few minutes and the installation progress window will appear.

Once installed, you will need to log in to activate the product license using the Office 365 sign in credentials previously entered.


Notes and Known Issues:

Reduced Functionality Mode

In reduced functionality mode, Office 365 ProPlus remains installed on the computer, but users can only view and print their documents. All features for editing or creating new documents are disabled, and the user sees a message like the one shown below.

The user can then chooses one of the available options to reactivate Office 365 ProPlus on that computer.