Office 2016 Install

Installation

Windows

Go to office.dixie.edu

Log in with your Dixie credentials

 

Click the Install Office 2016 button on the landing page

 

Follow the instructions provided by the dialog window

 

The installation could take a while, depending on system and internet speed
Do NOT logout until Office is done installing

 

After the download completes, the installation will start

 

Once Office is done installing, the apps can be found via the programs list

Macintosh

**If the method below fails, try downloading the Mac installer from us by clicking here.**

Open office.dixie.edu

Log in with your credentials

 

Click the Install Office 2016 button on the landing page

**If OS version is older than 10.10 (Yosemite) only Office 2011 will be available

 

Run the installer

 

Tip: If you see an error that says the Microsoft_Office_2016_Installer.pkg can’t be opened because it is from an unidentified developer, wait 10 seconds and then try double-clicking the installer package again. If you’re stuck at the Verifying…. progress bar, close or cancel the progress bar and try again.

a. If you continue to have an issue, close all windows and applications

b. Open System Preferences

c. Click on Security & Privacy via the top row

d. Unlock the settings by clicking the lock icon in the bottom left corner of the window

e. Under Allow apps downloaded from select Mac App Store and identified developers

For more detailed information, click here and select “Office for home – Install on a Mac” under Step-by-Step Installation instructions.

f. Close the window and run the installer again

Activation

Depending on system configuration, Office might not authenticate automatically. Follow these steps to finalize activation:

Windows

Open an Office 2016 application, like Word 2016

Navigate via the top ribbon to File and choose Account from the drop-down

Under the Product Information, click the Resolve button

Click the Sign In button

Type in your Dixie-issued school or work username (e.g. DixieID@dmail.dixie.edu) and click Next

This will redirect you to our authentication page, where you’ll need to sign in again

When this step successfully completes, Office 365 Pro Plus will be fully activated

Macintosh

Open an office 2016 program, like Word 2016

Click the Sign In button to start the activation process

Type in your Dixie-issued school or work username (e.g. DixieID@dmail.dixie.edu) and click Next

This will redirect you to our authentication page, where you’ll need to sign in again

After it locates your license, select your desired theme and click Continue

Click the Start using button and you’re good to go!

Requirements

Windows

·         1 gigahertz (GHz) or faster x86-bit or x64-bit processor with SSE2

·         2 GB RAM

·         3.0 GB available disk space

·         Installation requires internet connection

For a more detailed list of requirements, click here.

Macintosh

·         Intel processor

·         4 GB RAM

·         6 GB available hard disk space

·         Mac OS X version 10.10 (Yosemite) or later

·         Installation requires internet connection

For a more detailed list of requirements, click here.