Microsoft Office 2016: Activating from On-Campus

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General Information

Activate Microsoft Office 2016 when you are on-campus.

TSPs Only - Download Microsoft Office 2016 from TigerWare.

If you are faculty, staff, or student and are looking for information on installing Office, please see Microsoft Office Overview



Activate Software License (On-Campus)

1. Close ALL instances of Microsoft Office 2016.

2. Confirm that you are connected to the LSU network. (Either eduroam or plugged into the wired network.)

3. Open Microsoft Word 2016.

4. Leave the program open for about fifteen minutes.

5. Close Microsoft Word 2016.

6. Verify Office has activated: Microsoft Office 2016: Verify Activation.

*Please Note: In order to keep Office 2016 activated you must repeat the steps of this article every 180 days or your copy of Office 2016 will become inactivated.*


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10/3/2019 1:29:09 PM