Office 2016 Install

Follow these instructions to install Office 365 Professional 2016 suite:

Windows

1.) Open office.dixie.edu
2.) Login with your credentials

3.) Click the Install Office 2016 button on the landing page

4.) Follow the instructions provided by the dialog window

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

6.) After the download completes, the installation will start

7.) 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.

1.) Open office.dixie.edu

2.) Login with your credentials

3.) 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

4.) 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.

  • If you continue to have an issue, close all windows and applications
  • Open System Preferences
  • Click on Security & Privacy via the top row

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

  • 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

1.) Open an Office 2016 application, like Word 2016

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

3.) Under the Product Information, Click the Resolve button

4.) Click the Sign In button

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

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

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

ACTIVATION CONTINUED –

MACINTOSH

1.) Open an Office 2016 program, like Word 2016

2.) Click the Sign In button to start the activation process

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

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

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

6.) 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.