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Note:  This article applies to Office 365 operated by 21Vianet in China.

Download Office and install Office for Windows

  1. Sign in to Office 365 operated by 21Vianet in China at

    Note: If you don't see Office listed, your plan may not include Office applications. Or, you may not have a license to install them. If Office is not listed ask your Microsoft 365 administrator to assign a license to you.

  2. On the Office page, select a Language, and then choose Install to install the 32-bit version.

    Note: To install the 64-bit version, choose 64-bit in the Version section before you choose Install. If you're uncertain, try Choose the 32-bit or 64-bit version of Office for more information.

  3. At the bottom of the screen, select Run.

    Select Run in install wizard
  4. Follow the prompts and accept the license agreement.

  5. When you see "You're good to go," select All done.

    Select All done! in Office install wizard

Find the applications

After installing, you can start to use Word, Excel, and the other Microsoft 365 applications. To find the applications:

  • Windows 8, 8.1, and 10

    Choose Start and type the name of the application, like Word or Excel. Search opens automatically as you type. In the search results, click the application to start it.

  • Windows 7

    Choose Start and type the name of the application (like Word or Excel) in the Search programs and files box. In the search results, click the application to start it.

Tip: To open Microsoft 365 applications faster, pin them to your Start screen or the taskbar on your desktop. Right-click each application’s name and choose either Pin to Start or Pin to Taskbar.

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