Microsoft Office setup 2016, the productivity suite with a numerous number of users is providing the access to both, online as well as the desktop version of the suite. Besides having the software installed using a hard disk, users can also activate Office setup 2016 with product key just by visiting Office.com/setup.
Nevertheless, if you have pre-installed Office setup 2016, you can perform quick steps on how to activate Office setup 2016. Launch an application and see if there is any highlighted banner on the top of the window or below the toolbar. Click on the reactivate button and you will be directed to Office.com/setup. Enter the key to activate Office setup 2016 with product key.
On the other hand, users who do not have a pre-installed Microsoft productivity suite, you can follow the instructions below in order to install and activate Office setup 2016 with product key.
Get your Office setup product key – www.Office.com/setup
If you have been using a trial version of Office setup and the validity is now expired, you will need to purchase a license to regain the access of your account on Office.com/setup. You will only get the access to the data saved on cloud storage when you activate Office setup 2016.
To purchase your product key in order to perform Office setup activate, login to Office.com/setup or your Microsoft Office account, or create a new account if you are not an existing user. From the product section, select Office 2016 and a list of products will show up. Pick your choice to activate Office setup 2016 with product key. Buy your subscription to collect your license key on the registered email address. After receiving your product key, follow the steps below and learn how to activate Office setup 2016 with product key.
Steps to activate office setup 2016 via Online
- Sign in to Office.com/myaccount
- Locate your Office setup product key in its respective field to activate Office setup 2016 with product key
- Click Submit
- When directed to your profile, you will have an activated version of online Office setup
- To install the desktop version of Office setup activate, go to your profile
- Click the download button to get the offline installer of Office setup 2016
- Open the downloaded file and run the setup to install Office setup activate
- Execute the on-screen instructions to complete the installation to activate Office setup 2016
Alternatively, users who have purchased a hard disk of Microsoft Office 2016 can perform the below step to activate Office setup 2016.
Steps to activate office setup 2016 via Offline
- Sign up for an account at Office.com/setup
- Enter the product key you have purchased
- If you see a license expired message while submitting your product key in the field, you will need to renew the software to gain the access to install and activate Office setup 2016
- Log in to your Microsoft account and renew the software
- The product key will be sent to your registered email address or if you chose to purchase a key from a store, a CD/ DVD will come along with it
- Users with an online subscription can proceed from step 4 given above for online activation and users with hard disk may proceed below
- Install the hard disk and open the newly appeared hard drive in my computer folder and run Office 2016 installation setup
- To activate Office setup 2016 with product key, enter the key in the field when you run the installation setup
- Now follow the on-screen procedure to complete the installation
Restart your computer and run an Office setup app to check if the software is activated or not. In case you encounter any trouble during Office setup activate, it is recommended to connect with the official service provider to find the fix.