How to Download, Install and Activate Office 2019 for Mac

Léna Martinez
  • Introduction :

    Microsoft Office 019 For Mac remains the most powerful and flexible office suite money can buy, and the locally installed software version trumps even Microsoft's own Office 365 when it comes to stability and its one-time purchase model.

    There are 2 versions of Office 2019 for Mac available:

    • Office 2019 Home and Student for Mac (It contains Word, Excel, PowerPoint and OneNote)
    • Office 2019 Home and Business for Mac (It contains Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote and Outlook)
    1. Requirements

      • Please note that Office 2019 for Mac is compatible with MacOS Mojave 10.14.6, MacOS Catalina 10.15.6, MacOS Big Sur 11.5.1 or Higher .
    2. Steps to follow

      • This guide illustrates how to download and install Office 2019 for Mac

        1. Please click on the download link provided, and you will be guided to a redeem page.

        2. Sign in to your microsoft account and enter the key code in redeem. If you don’t have a Microsoft account, you can create a new account using your email address.

          PS: The license key will be associated with that Microsoft account. Once you associated the license key with your Microsoft account, you can always install the product by accessing your Services and subscriptions:

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        3. When you enter your license key, click on Next then go to Services and subscription. You will see your Office package associated, click on Install to download and install your Office package.

        4. After downloading the Office, double click on the downloaded file to start the installation of your Office package. The Microsoft installation window will immediately open. Click on “Continue” to begin the installation process.

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        5. Check the software license agreement, and please click on Continue.

        6. Choose “Agree” in the terms of the software license agreement.

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        7. Pick up how you want to install Office and then click on“Continue”.

          PS: If you need only to install specific Office apps and not the entire suite, you have to click on “the Customize” button and uncheck the programs you don't need to use.

        8. Now please make sure to enter your Mac login password, if prompted, then click on Install Software.

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        9. Wait until the installation finishes then click on Close when once finished.

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        10. Done! Your Office package 2019 is now installed on your Mac

          From Finder, you can type “Word” or “Excel”, and sign in with the same Microsoft account that is used to associate the license key in order to activate your package.