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Office 2013 on Windows 7 - Install from Server

 

OC provides a free download of Microsoft Office for current students. This page provides instructions for downloading and installing Microsoft Office 2013 on Windows 7.

 

 

Uninstall Any Older Version of Microsoft Office

If you have an older version of Microsoft Office, you will need to uninstall it.

 

Navigate to "Programs and Features"

Navigate to "Programs and Features"
  1. Click the Windows icon to open the Start Menu.
  2. Select "Control Panel."
  3. Select "Programs."
  4. Select "Programs and Features."

 

Uninstall old versions of Microsoft Office

Uninstall old versions of Microsoft Office
  1. Select any Microsoft Office program.
  2. Click "Uninstall."

 When the program finishes uninstalling, you will receive a message stating a system reboot is necessary. Please restart your computer now.

Install Microsoft Office 2013

Connect to Server

Connect to Server
  1. Click on the Windows icon to open the Start menu.
  2. Type "\\software.oc.edu\dist\microsoft\office\2013" in the search box at the bottom of the screen, and press enter. 

Double-Click "setup" to Launch the Installation

Double-Click "setup" to Launch the Installation

  

Click "Yes"

Click "Yes"

 Click "Yes" to allow the program to make changes to your computer.

Accept the Software License Terms

Accept the Software License Terms

1. Check the box to "accept the terms of this agreement"

2. Click "Continue" 

Click "Install Now"

Click "Install Now"

Wait

Wait

Finished!

Finished!

This program will now be located in your Start Menu.

Entering Product Key

Find Product Key

Find Product Key

The product key is located in the file called "License" in the same folder that holds the "setup" file (\\software.oc.edu\dist\microsoft\office\2013). Follow the instructions below to enter the product key for Microsoft Office 2013. 

Open "All Programs"

Open "All Programs"
  1. Click on the Windows icon to open the Start menu.
  2. Click on "All Programs."

Open Any Microsoft Office 2013 Program

Open Any Microsoft Office 2013 Program

Select "recommended settings"

Select "recommended settings"
  1. Select "Use recommended settings"
  2. Click "Accept"

Click "Yes"

Click "Yes"

 Click "Yes" to allow the program to make changes to your computer.

Find "Account"

Find "Account"
  1. Select "Open Other Documents"
  2. Select "Account"

Change Product Key

Change Product Key

Click "Change Product Key"

Enter Product Key

Enter Product Key
  1. Enter the product key found in the License file (view "Find Product Key" step above).
  2. Click "Install."

Congratulations, you have successfully installed and registered Microsoft Office 2013!

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