June 5, 2018

Product Key for Office.com/setup – Install Microsoft Office Setup 2016

Office Setup 2016 is one of the latest versions of the Office Productivity Suite developed by Microsoft for its users of different platforms like Mac, Windows, iOS and Android. The Office Setup 2016 has been made available to the users in various editions. Some of the popular editions of Office Setup 2016 are as follows:

For Windows:

  1. Office Home & Student 2016
  2. Office 2016 Home & Business
  3. Office 2016 Standard
  4. Office 2016 Professional
  5. Office 2016 Professional Plus

For Mac:

  1. Office 2016 Home & Student
  2. Office 2016 Home & Business
  3. Office 2016 Standard

Out of all these traditional editions of Office Setup 2016 for Windows or Mac, Office Home & Student 2016 has acquired a great popularity among its users. The Office Home & Student 2016 suite contains all the core applications like MS Word 2016, MS Excel 2016, MS PowerPoint 2016, and stores the documents over cloud storage through OneDrive 2016.

Features of Office Home & Student 2016:

The Office Setup 2016 Home & Student has been included with various advanced features. Some of the popular features of Office Home & Student are as follows:

For Windows:

  1. The users are able to create, open and edit the document file directly over the cloud.
  2. Some new tools like ‘Tell Me’, ‘Send As’ has been included within the Office applications.
  3. Real-Time Document Co-Authoring
  4. Contextual Information through web
  5. Data Loss feature to recover the unsaved data.

For Mac:

    1. An updated user interface that includes the usage of Ribbon.
    2. Full Support for Retina Display
    3. Advanced Document Sharing features
    4. Real-Time Document Co-Authoring
    5. Variant Themes within MS PowerPoint application
    6. New Collaboration tools like Task Manager and Calendar

To enjoy all these advanced features involved within the Office Setup 2016 – Home & Student product, the users need to follow a set of four interrelated procedures that includes the following:

  • Purchase
  • Download
  • Install
  • Activate

System Requirements:

Before initializing the process of download and install, the users should ensure that the Office Home & Student 2016 is compatible with the users’ system or not. Some of the system requirements have been detailed below:

For Windows:

  1. Processor: Intel processor with speed of 1 GHz
  2. RAM Size: 2 GB
  3. Hard Disk Drive Space: 3 GB
  4. Display resolution: 1280 * 800
  5. Browser like Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox of latest versions

For Mac:

  1. Processor: Intel Processor with speed of 1.5 GHz
  2. RAM Size: 4 GB
  3. Hard Disk Drive Space: 6 GB
  4. Display Resolution: 1280 * 800
  5. Safari Browser of latest version

How to Download the Office Setup Home & Student 2016?

The users may easily download the Office Home & Student 2016 either over the internet connection or through the offline CD pack purchased from the retail stores. Thus, follow the steps detailed below for downloading the Office Home & Student 2016 to the users’ device over internet connection:

  • Firstly, visit the official website i.e. office.com/setup through the web browser being installed to the device.
  • And then, go to the “Office Products” section by selecting the “Shop Office Products” option from the home page.
  • Now, navigate the Office product page to search for the “Office Home & Student 2016” product either manually or use the search bar displayed at the top right corner of the product page.
  • Select the Office Home & Student 2016 product from the search results and then,
  • On getting ensured regarding the compatibility of the Office Setup 2016 – Home & Student edition, click the “Buy Now and Download” button displayed just below the name of the product.
  • After this, the users will be asked to either login to their existing Office Account or create a new one, if not yet created.
  • After signing in to the Office Account, go to the Payment section and make the payment of the Office Setup 2016 – Home & Student product by utilizing any of the modes like PayPal, Debit Card or Credit Card.
  • Once the payment has been made by the users, an email will be received to the users’ email address having the download link for downloading the Office Setup to the device.
  • The users may change the location for saving the Office setup file, when prompted. Else, the Office Setup file will be downloaded to the “Downloads” folder of the device, by default.

How to Install the Office Setup Home & Student 2016?

Follow the stepwise procedure detailed below for installing the Office Setup 2016 – Home & Student product to the device:

  1. Select any of the two methods listed below for accessing the .exe file of the Office Setup 2016 – Home & Student, depending upon the mode selected to download the setup file:
  • Insert the Office Setup 2016 – Home & Student offline CD to the CD /DVD drive of the device and explore it.
  • Access the location where the Office Setup file has been downloaded over the internet connection.
  1. Now, select the setup file by double clicking on it.
  2. And then, click the “Run” or “Yes” button, when prompted.
  3. After this, a new window will be appeared on the screen. Here the users need to enter the Office Product key.
  4. After entering the Office Product key, click the “Continue” button.
  5. On the next page, the License Agreement of Microsoft will be displayed. Go through this agreement and accept it by clicking the “I Agree” button.
  6. Hence, the process of Office install will get initiated to the device.

How to redeem the Office Product Key?

Before initializing the process of Office Activate, the users need to redeem a 25-character alpha numeric product key, named as the Office Product Key that is required to activate the Office Setup to the device. This Office Product Key is made available to the users in either of the two forms as listed below:

  • In the order confirmation emails retrieved after completing the payment process of the Office Setup 2016 – Home & Student product.
  • In the form of printed text at the inner circles of the offline CD involved Office Setup 2016 – Home & Student product box.

How to Activate the Office Setup Home & Student 2016?

By following the steps detailed below, the users could easily activate the Office Setup 2016 – Home & Student product to the device:

  1. First and foremost, launch any of the applications like MS Word or MS Excel involved within the Office Setup 2016 – Home & Student product.
  2. When the users launch the Office supplications for the first time, an activation dialog box, asking the users to activate the setup is displayed on the screen.
  3. To activate the Office Setup 2016 – Home & Student product, click the “Activate Now” button.
  4. And then, choose the “I want to activate the software over internet” radio button on the Activation Wizard.
  5. After this, click the “Next” button.
  6. Now, the users will be directed to the web page for continuing the process of Office Activate. Here, enter the 25-character alpha numeric Office Product key in the corresponding field.
  7. And then, click the “Activate” button
  8. Thus, the Office Setup 2016 – Home & Student product will get activated to the device.