Here is how you can completely uninstall Microsoft Office from your Windows 10 device if you are not satisfied with the product or you’re facing issues in getting it to work properly, or you simply want to replace it with alternate office apps. In the following tutorial, you’ll find out how to easily uninstall Office 365 using settings or completely remove Office 2019 / 2016 from your Windows 10 PC.
Various factors could play a part in your decision to get rid of Office applications from your Windows 10. You may be trying to free up some storage space, or perhaps you have already used up the number of authorized devices allowed for a single Office 365 license (or Office 2016/2019 suite) and looking to deauthorize one or more of them to use the suite on another computer, certain issues may cause errors and you want to uninstall the program for fresh setup to fix the issues, or you changed your mind about the product and want to revert to the previous version, or simply want to uninstall it permanently. Whatever the reason behind your decision, here are a few ways to uninstall Office suite from your computer.
Follow the steps in the guide below to easily remove Microsoft Office from your Windows 10, including Office 2016, Office 2019, and Office 365.
Uninstall Microsoft Office On Windows 10 Through Settings
1 – Go to Settings.
2 – Click on Apps & features.
3 – Click Microsoft Office 365 or the name of the suite you purchased like Microsoft Office Home, Microsoft Office 365, or any other name.
4 – Now hit the uninstall button.
5 – Click Uninstall again.
6 – Now follow the on-screen instructions to finish the uninstall process.
On older versions of the operating system, head over to the Control Panel and uninstall the office suite from Programs and Features.
Completely Uninstall Office Suite Using the Easy Fix Program
Microsoft’s official easy fix tool is designed to make the process of uninstalling Office 365, Office 2016 or Office 2019 easy on any compatible version of PC Windows 10. Here are the steps:
2 – Install the tool on your computer.
3 – Launch the easy fix tool and click the Next button.
4 – Hit Yes button to completely uninstall the Office apps along with all supported and hidden files from your PC.
Once you have completed all of the above steps, the Office program should be completely uninstalled from your Windows 10 PC. You can now reinstall or fresh install Office 365 from your official Office account or manually install the Office 2019/2016 through its program files.
Also, note that it is no longer possible to remove the individual Office apps, such as Word or Excel, in Office 365. However, you can uninstall individual apps when you have access to the purchased version of the Office suite.