Issues with the new installation of Office

In case if the Office program is newly installed on your computer then the issue seems to be happened with a pre-installed office program.

If you see any office program with the same version and edition previously installed on your computer, do uninstall  the existing office programs with the same version.

Pre-installed office programs are provided by the manufacturers as a trial versions on the laptops and that needs to be uninstalled.

It is better to check if there is a DVD installation resource available with the installation of office program.

How to select an Office program for purchase?

As per the available resources, there is no source for MSI version available for Office 2013 and Office 365

The business users are intended to use many excel add-ins and they find it problematic to check the compatibility.

You need to check the pre-requisites from your third party add-in Software Company and discuss with Microsoft personnel if the version is going to be compatible with the other add-in.

Since there are many versions and features, it may be confusing to select an office program if you have any special requirement.

Office 365 is a subscription based program which will be provided on renewal basis. There are monthly and annual subscription available for office 365 programs which can be found on

Office 2013 is a program with life time license. There is no renewal required for this program.

Home and Student comes with Word, Excel, PowerPoint, One Note.

Home and Business editions comes with the same features mentioned above added with Outlook.

Office Professional Plus 2013 enables you to work together even better by giving you more control over compliance, new tools for analyzing and sharing data, and more possibilities for communication. Plus, Access, Lync, and InfoPath are included in the suite.