How to install Office 365 on Windows PC

If you are new Office 365 subscriber you may be looking forward to installing it on your Windows PC. Or if you are already using Office 365 or Office 2016, but facing some problems, you may want to reinstall it in order to repair the Office installation. This post will show you how to install Office 365 or Office 2016 on your Windows 10 PC via your My Office Account web page.

Install Office 365 on Windows PC

The very first step in trying to install, reinstall or repair Office 365 on Windows PC is to associate Office 365 with a Microsoft account. If you already have Office account linked to your Microsoft account, you’re ready to install Office for the first time, reinstall Office, or install Office on another computer.

The second step is to Install Office.

Microsoft allows owner of Office 365 Home subscription to install Office on up to 5 PCs. This leaves some scope for sharing your other four installs with close friends or family. There is no requirement for other Microsoft accounts.

Install Office 365 on Windows PC

Now, to install Office 365, from the My Office Account page, sign in and select Install. You may be asked to enter the details pertaining to your account like email address and password associated with your copy of Office.

When the Install Information section is visible on your computer screen, select Install. By default, the action will install the 32-bit version of Office on your PC using the language you selected when you redeemed the product. If you want to install the 64-bit version, change your language, or choose other options, see the section below, Custom install options.



Office install option

In your browser, go to the install pop up that appears and click Run, Setup, or Save, depending on the browser you are using.

Office installation yes

Click Yes to start installing. When you see “You’re good to go“, choose All done.

Office installation complete

While installing, you can watch the video to learn more about Office.

Once, you have your Office 365 version installed you can start to use your Office applications.

If you need any additional information on how to install or reinstall Office 365 or Office 2016 on your Windows computer, you may visit

Related reads:

  1. Repair Office & Uninstall individual Microsoft Office programs
  2. Remove or Uninstall Microsoft Office 2016 or Office 365.
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Anand Khanse is the Admin of and a 10-year Microsoft MVP Awardee in Windows for the period 2006-16. Please read the entire post & the comments first, create a System Restore Point before making any changes to your system & be careful about any 3rd-party offers while installing freeware.