How to Use the Offline Installer for Microsoft 365 Office
If you have a slow or unreliable internet connection, you might want to use the offline installer for Microsoft 365 Office to install the apps on your PC. The offline installer is a file that contains all the installation files for Microsoft 365 Office, so you don't need to download them again when you install the apps. Here are the steps to use the offline installer for Microsoft 365 Office:
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Download the offline installer from your account portal. To do this, go to www.office.com and sign in with the Microsoft account associated with your Microsoft 365 subscription. Then, select Install Office and choose Other options. Check the box Download an offline installer and select the language you want to install the apps in. Select Download and save the file on your PC.
Open the offline installer file. After the download is complete, open File Explorer and locate a new virtual drive, for example (D:). This drive contains the Microsoft 365 installation files. If you don't see the new drive, locate the image file you downloaded and double-click it. The new drive should appear in your directory.
Install Microsoft 365 Office. Select the Microsoft 365 folder from the virtual drive and then double-click either the Setup32.exe to install the 32-bit version of Microsoft 365 Office, or Setup64.exe to install the 64-bit version. Follow the instructions on the screen to complete the installation.
Congratulations! You have successfully installed Microsoft 365 Office using the offline installer.Some Features of Microsoft 365 Office
Microsoft 365 Office is not just a collection of familiar apps like Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook. It also offers many features that can enhance your productivity and collaboration. Here are some of the features that you can enjoy with Microsoft 365 Office:
Collaboration: You can work with others on the same document, spreadsheet, or presentation in real time, using the co-authoring and commenting features. You can also share files easily with anyone inside or outside your organization, and control who can access and edit them.
Chat with Skype: You can communicate with your colleagues and contacts using Skype for Business, which is integrated with Microsoft 365 Office apps. You can send instant messages, make voice or video calls, and join online meetings right from your apps.
Link to files instead of attaching them: You can save space and bandwidth by sending links to your files stored on OneDrive or SharePoint, instead of attaching them to your emails. The recipients can always access the latest version of the file, and you can also set permissions to control who can view or edit them.