Install Office 2016 PC

Step 1 - Sign in to download Office

  1. Go to www.office.com and if you're not already signed in, select Sign in.

  2. Sign in with your RKH-account, ex. username@rkh.se (same credentials as Canvas)

  3. On the Office home page, do the following, click "Install Office Apps" → "Office 2016"

Step 2 - Install Office

  1. Depending on your browser, click Run (in Edge or Internet Explorer), Setup (in Chrome), or Save File (in Firefox).

    If you see the User Account Control prompt that says, Do you want to allow this app to make changes to your device? Click Yes.

    The install begins.

    Window showing progression of Office install

  2. Your install is finished when you see the phrase, "You're all set! Office is installed now" and an animation plays to show you where to find Office applications on your computer.

    Follow the instructions in the window, for example Click Start > All Apps to see where your apps are, and select Close.

    Office is installed now. Select Close

Installation or sign in issues?

If you're having installation issue such as Office taking long to install, try Need help? for a list of common issues.

Step 3: Activate Office

  1. Start using an Office application right away by opening any app such as Word or Excel. Can't find Office after installing?

    In most cases, Office is activated once you start an application and after you click Accept to agree to the License terms.

  2. Office might activate automatically. However, depending on your product you might see the Microsoft Office Activation Wizard. If so, follow the prompts to activate Office.

    Shows the Microsoft Office Activation Wizard