Microsoft Licensing: What version of Office do I have?


This article explains how to determine which version of office is installed.


For Windows

  1. Open any Office application, such as Word or Excel, and create a new document. Note: The example below shows Microsoft Word.
  2. Choose File in the top left corner, and then select either Account or Help from the list on the left.
  3. Under Product Information , you'll see your Office product name and, in some cases, the full version number.

    Microsoft Office Product Information

    A: Product Name, such as Office 365 ProPlus or Office Home and Student 2016.
    B: Full Version Number, which starts with 15 for Office 2013 or 16 for Office 2016.

  4. If the full version number doesn't appear here, choose About Word. A dialog box opens, showing the full version number and bit version (32-bit or 64-bit) at the top.

For Mac

  1. Open and Office application, such as Word and create a new document.
  2. Go to the Word menu and choose About Word.
  3. In the dialog box that opens, the version numbers appears at the top of Office for Mac 2016 or in the top left for Office for Mac 2011.

    Microsoft Office Info Mac

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