Office365 ProPlus: Installation Instructions (Android)

NOTE: You cannot use any Office software until your first day of class, regardless of status, if you are a new student.

NOTE: Using a Chromebook? You can install Office mobile apps for Android on your Chromebook if you have the Google Play Store or use Office Online if you have the Google Web Store. The following instructions will not work for Chromebook.


Install Office 365 on an Android Device:

1. Sign in to the Google Play Store with your personal Google account. If you do not already have one, you will need to create one.

2. Download each Office product (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and OneNote) from the Play Store:

  • Search "Microsoft Word" in the search box at the top of the Play Store. Click the product you want to install.

Microsoft products in the Google play store.

  • Click Install at the right.

install button in google play.

  • Click Accept at the bottom.

the accept button in the permissions for an app popup.

  • Check whether or not you want to download over Wifi (recommended due to its large size), then select Proceed.

large download size warning and a wifi only downloading option.

  • The program will now begin to install. Repeat this process for PowerPoint, Excel, and OneNote.

3. Open the Office product you wish to use from either the Store or your Home screen.

4. Click Sign in.

microsoft office android sign in screen.

5. Enter your LSU email address and click Next.

office sign in screen.

6. You will be brought to an Office365 login page. Enter your LSUMail password, then click Sign in.

office365 password screen.

7. You will be logged in to Office365 and begin receiving your files, then you will see a confirmation screen. Once this screen is shown, you can begin using your Office products.

login confirmation screen.


Referenced from:

8/28/2019 5:30:58 PM