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How do I install Office 365 on my personal computer (Mac & PC)?

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Install Office for Windows

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  1. Sign in to Office 365, at http://www.owens.edu/office365 by typing in your universal username and password.

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  2. On the Office page, select a Language, and then choose Install.

    Install the latest version of Office page

  3. At the bottom of the screen, select Run.

    Select Run in install wizard
  4. Follow the prompts and accept the license agreement.

    Note:  If asked to sign into your account using an existing Office 365 subscription, type in your owens username with '@owens.edu' at the end.  Ex.  firstname_lastname@owens.edu (NOT firstname_lastname or firstname_lastname@student.owens.edu)
  5. When you see "You're good to go," select All done.

    Select All done! in Office install wizard

Move on to the Next steps.

TIP   Having trouble? If you can't complete the install after going through these steps, see Troubleshoot Office installation with Office 365 for business.

Install Office for Mac and Outlook for Mac

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Install Office for Mac

  1. Sign in to Office 365, at http://www.owens.edu/office365 by typing in your universal username and password.  

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2.  On the Office page, select a Language, and then choose Install. This will install Office for Mac 2011.

3.  After the disk image file finishes downloading, select the .dmg file to open the Office installer.

Select MicrosoftOffice2011.dmg file

4.  Accept the license agreement and enter your Mac password to start installing.

5.  On the Welcome to Office: mac screen, select Sign in to an existing Office 365 Subscription, and then sign in with your Office 365 work or school account.

Note:  If asked to sign into your account using an existing Office 365 subscription, type in your owens username with '@owens.edu' at the end.  Ex.  firstname_lastname@owens.edu (NOT firstname_lastname or firstname_lastname@student.owens.edu)

Sign in to an existing Office 365 subscription

Install Outlook for Mac

Install Outlook for Mac for Office 365

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  1. Sign in to Office 365, at http://www.owens.edu/office365 by typing in your universal username and password.

  2. On the Office page, scroll down to Get Outlook for Mac and select Install. Follow the steps in the wizard.

You can install Outlook for Mac side-by-side with your installation of Office for Mac 2011, but it's recommended you remove the Outlook for Mac 2011 Dock icon and launch Outlook for Mac using the new icon.

Delete the Outlook for Mac 2011 icon from the Dock

  • In the Dock, drag the Outlook for Mac 2011 app to the Trash (located at the end of the Dock).

    Outlook on the dock
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