How to Install MS Office 2016 in a Timely Manner

Install MS Office 2016

MS Office 2010 includes all the important applications such as Word, Excel, and PowerPoint etc. All the applications in the Microsoft Office suite involve the same type of installation process. However, the features provided by the applications are different. If you are not able to install the product in the first go, the technical help from the experts can also be availed regarding the installation of MS Office 2016 by contacting the Microsoft support number.

Following are the steps to be undertaken while installing the MS Office 2016 version:

  • Uninstalling older versions: Before installing Office 2016 version, it is important to uninstall the older versions first otherwise it will create several issues. To do this, go to the control panel and select Programs and Features. From the list available click on the uninstall/remove option for Office file to start the un-installation.
  • Insert the DVD for MS Office 2016: You can either insert the DVD which contains the office 2016 file or can also open the downloaded setup file if you have purchased Office 2016 online as both involves the same procedure.
  • Enter the product key: next, you have to enter the 25-character key on the packaging of the Office 2016. If you have purchased it online then the key will be available in the order confirmation window.
  • Read the license: Go through the terms and conditions provided by the Microsoft before continuing with the installation.
  • Choose the installation: click on “install” to start installing all the Office products that came in the 2016 version purchased by you. You can also choose to customize in order to install only selected products.
  • Wait for the installation: After selecting the required applications from the suite, Office will be automatically installed. The speed of the installation depends on the system and the version you are installing. After the installation is complete, you can access the Office applications from the Start menu.

This is how you can successfully install the MS Office 2016 in your system. There is only a slight difference in the installation process which varies Office version you are installing. Moreover, if you are facing any difficulty in the installation process then you can dial the Microsoft support phone number to avail technical support from the professionals. Contact us for any type of Microsoft related issue and we will provide you with the best tech support at your service.

The Common Issues of MS Word You Get Annoyed With

Microsoft word issues

Microsoft word which a word processor tool which lets you type and save documents. We all already familiar with the uses, functioning, and pros of MS word and it has become a crucial part of our day to day work life. You can not only type, but add templates, tables, pictures, hyperlinks, special codes, and more. In short, MS Word is the necessary tool required by all of us every then and now.

Though using Word is a duck soup, the issue can make it a hard-hitting task. Here below are some of the usual MS Word issues along with their solution are described in a straightforward manner. But for more precise solution calling Microsoft support number is recommended.

  1. Unable to open a file:

This issue occurs the most while opening a Word file. Either you see an error note on the screen of your device or the file doesn’t open at all. Sometimes you recover the troubleshooting steps along with the error code. To fix the issues you must check the file permissions and clear some device on your device.

This issue commonly occurs while trying to transfer files from one system to another. This usually happens due to the security settings enabled on your computing device which prevents the entry of files from an untrusted server or email clients. Follow the steps to fix the issue:

  • Go to the location where you have saved the file.
  • Click right on the file and select Properties.
  • Tap on Unblock option from the list of Properties.

     2. The error “There was a problem encountered while sending the command to the program”:

This error occurs while opening a file and keep you from accessing the file. To resolve the error “There was a problem encountered while sending the command to the program”, follow the given steps:

  • On your computer go to C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office 15\root\office15
  • Tap right on WINWORD.exe and select Properties.
  • Go to the compatibility tab and then remove the check from every box.
  • Open the MS word again.

    3. Crashing of MS Word:

If your MS word crashes randomly with a message “This Word document caused a serious problem the last time it was opened. Do you wish to continue opening it again?”

To resolve this issue, you can simply fix the error by following the on-screen prompts. The regular crashing of the file can move it into the blacklist type, and save it in the list of disabled files. You can use a third-party software to fix the issue.

  4. Corrupt word template:

Whenever you try to access a file MS word file and the error stating “Your Normal.dotm file is corrupt or damaged and you have to replace it” appears on the screen, it indicates that the template has been corrupted. To resolve this, you need to open the Normal. dotm file which contains all word file settings, formats, and Macros and renames it from Normal.dotm file to Normal.bak.

If you feel it difficult to resolve the errors which are preventing you to work with MS Word in a seamless manner, contacting Microsoft customer support is the best suitable way to get it resolved. You can speak with the experts and fetch the easiest solution to your problem.