Find your Office apps in Windows 10

Applies to: Windows 10Office 365

  • If you already have Office, you can find your Office apps in Windows 10 by typing the app name in the search box on the taskbar. For example, type word in the search box on the taskbar and then select it from the list of results.
    Search results for Word app
  • To transfer your Office from an old computer to a new one, uninstall it from the old computer first. Then install it on the new one and use the same product key when you're prompted for activation. 
  • For more info about product keys, see Where to enter your Office product key and Using product keys with Office.
  • Note: Office 2007 and earlier aren't compatible with Windows 10.
  • If you don’t have Office yet, we recommend starting with a free trial of Microsoft 365, a subscription that includes the Office apps, subscriber-only features, and online services like 1 TB of OneDrive storage.