When the installation completes, you'll see a welcome video that explains how to find your apps and start Office 2016.
If you have a one-time purchase of Office 2013, Office 2010, or Office 2007, you'll need to purchase an Office 365 subscription, or one of the Office 2016 suites of products such as Office Home & Student 2016.
Other updates correct errors unrelated to security, or enhance functionality.
Microsoft routinely releases security updates on the second Tuesday of each month (Patch Tuesday), but can provide them whenever a new update is urgently required to prevent a newly discovered or prevalent exploit targeting Windows users.
Hi All, Service Pack 1 (SP1) for Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 is now available on the Download Center (DLC) and also through Windows Update and WSUS.
This means that if you have a one-time purchase of an older version of Office or an existing Office 365 subscription, you'll want to think about upgrading to Office 2016.
If this service is disabled, users of this computer will not be able to use Windows Update or its automatic updating feature, and programs will not be able to use the Windows Update Agent (WUA) API.
Windows Update, a service offered by Microsoft, provides updates for Windows components.
If you have an Office 365 for business subscription, see Upgrade to Office 2016 using Office 365 for business Office 2016 is already included in your subscription.
If you want to install the 64-bit version or install Office in another language, follow the step-by-step instructions in Install Office on your PC or Mac.