December 18, 2017

Office Setup 2016 – Download Install & Activate Microsoft Office 2016

Office Setup 2016 – Office 2016 is a suite comprises of a variety of applications, services and servers developed by the renowned tech giant, Microsoft. It is one of the most used software among the computer users across the globe. This Office suite is available in a variety of versions that are compatible for Windows, Mac, iOS and Android. You can choose the one compatible with your device and also meets the required system specifications. Once you purchase, this Office suite needs three further processes to be followed. These steps are:

  • Download
  • Installation
  • Activate

Steps for Downloading Office 2016 Setup

Before you download Office 2016 setup, make sure there is no other Office suite version already available on your device. This is because two software installed on a single device at the same time will raise a software conflict. Follow the below mentioned downloading steps to ensure successful download:

  1. Login to your Office account by providing your registered email ID and password
  2. Enter the Office Setup 2016 product key by redeeming it from the following:
    1. Online purchase- Login to your email account registered with Microsoft and search for the mail containing the Office product key. Copy it!
    2. Offline purchase- Check your Office package and the CD, you will find the Office product key there. Copy it!
  3. From the list of Office subscriptions, choose the one you have purchased, i.e. Office 2016
  4. Click Download and wait until the process finishes

Steps for Installing Office 2016 Setup

  • Step-by-step installation process for Office for home version

  1. Go to My Account by following this link –
  2. Make sure you are logged in to your Office account
  3. Now, choose whether you have to install 32 or 64-bit version of Office Setup 2016
  4. This decision also depends on the operating system version you are using
  5. Now, do the following depending on the web browser you are using:
    1. Click Run- Microsoft Edge or Internet Explorer
    2. Click the Setup- Google Chrome
    3. Save File- Mozilla Firefox
  6. Click Yes when prompted by a dialogue box with the message “Do you want to allow this app to make changes to your device?”
  7. Wait until the installation finishes
  8. You are all set!
  • Step-by-step installation process for Office for business version

  1. Login to your work or school account
  2. Now, choose your preferred location and version (32-bit or 64-bit)
  3. Select Install
  4. Click Run (in Edge or Internet Explorer), Setup (in Chrome), or Save File (in Firefox), depending on the browser you are using
  5. If you see this message “Do you want to allow this app to make changes to your device?”
  6. Click Yes and the installation will begin
  7. Wait until it finishes

Steps for Activating Office 2016 Setup

  1. Open any Office application such as Excel, PowerPoint or Word
  2. Read the license agreement and click Accept to continue
  3. You will see an Office Activation Wizard
  4. Provide the25-character Office product key, if asked
  5. Follow the on-screen instructions to finish the activation

At any point, if you face a technical issue then contact Office customer support team. The technicians working 24*7 will be glad to assist you. You can also visit