Majority of computer users have installed one or other version of Microsoft Office productivity suite on their computers. While there are plenty of alternatives around to Office, none of them come close to Office when it comes to ease of use, let alone the features.
Users who purchased Office CD/DVD from Microsoft or an authorized reseller probably aware that it’s important to keep the installation media in a safe location as it contains both the setup file as well as the genuine product key.
Office users who have lost the purchased installation disc or who have a corrupted Office disc might be interested in knowing the procedure required to install or reinstall Office without the installation disc.
The good thing is that you can install Office suite even if you have lost your original installation disc provided you have the valid product key. Users who have lost both the installation disc as well as the product key can use go through our how to recover Office product key guide.
If you have a valid product key, simply follow the given below instructions to download your Office program.
If you have bought Office 2013 which came with a DVD disc:
Step 1: Visit this page of Office, click the Download button.
Step 2: Enter your your Office 2013 product key and then click Get Started button. You will be asked to sign-in with your Microsoft account to download your copy of the Office program.
If your Office Home Student, Home & Business, or Professional 2013 copy came with your new PC:
Step 1: Jump to this page of Office, click the Download button.
Step 2: Enter the 25-character Office 2013 product key and then click Get started button to sign-in with Microsoft account and then download your Office copy.
If you have bought Office 2010 with the installation disc or Office 2010 came preinstalled on your new computer:
Step 1: Head over to this page and enter your 25-character product key.
Step 2: Select the language of your Office 2010 product, enter the characters shown on the right side of the page in the verify box and finally click Submit button to sign-in with Microsoft account and download your copy of Office. That’s it!
Office 2007 users can’t download the program above mentioned links. If you have lost Office 2007 installation CD, please contact Office customer support. How to upgrade from Office 2007 to Office 2010 and how to upgrade from Office 2010 installation to Office 2013 guides might also interest you.