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How to conduct a Microsoft Office application update:

  1. Launch (Open) any application in the Microsoft Office Suite. (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)
  2. Select blank option (document, workbook, presentation) - if needed, click File then Open, then select the blank option.
  3. Click File in the ribbon menu, which opens the backstage menu options.
  4. Select Account (Office Account if in Outlook) (usually near the bottom left).
  5. From the Product Information page, find Office Updates section to determine if an update is available.
  6. If applicable, click the Update Options down arrow, select Update Now.

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