Activate Microsoft Office 2016. Microsoft Office 2016 is a document processing software that is very popular today.
Even though Microsoft Office 2019 has come with a myriad of new features on offer, it cannot just replace Office 2016.
However, in order to be fully used, you must activate Office 2016 which contains Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc, including Visio.
After you have fully installed Microsoft Office 2016 on a Windows Laptop that you are using, there is still important work that should not be overlooked.
You must activate Office 2016 that you have installed so that it can be used fully and without interruption. Actually you can still use Microsoft Office 2016 even though you haven’t activated it, but there will be some problems that can interfere with work.
The problems that often arise when you use Office 2016 that is not activated are various. For example, when you open a document that has been made before and then make changes, the results of these changes will not be saved.
Another problem is that every time you open a Microsoft Office 2016 product, for example Word 2016, an activation window will always appear asking you to enter a product key.
Problems also often interfere with Office 2016 is not activated is the emergence of popups Product Notice indicating that the Office you are using is not activated along with the command to perform activation .
If you have decided to activate Office 2016 which is installed on Windows 10, Windows 8 / 8.1, or Windows 7, there are several methods you can use.
If you have a Microsoft Office 2016 product key, then you can use the Office 2016 activation method without software.
You don’t need any software, all you have to do is enter the product key in the Microsoft Office 2016 activation window.
However, if you don’t have an Office 2016 product key or serial number, then you can use the Office 2016 activation method permanently without a product key.
You can do this method for free using the Office 2016 activator software.
The results obtained are the same when using the product key, which is permanent. In addition, activating Microsoft Office 2016 using activator software can be done on Office 2016 Professional Plus and other editions.
How to activate Windows 2016 for free permanently without a product key
I recommend two pieces of software for you to choose to activate Microsoft Office 2016 on your Windows computer.
And one of the methods in this post has successfully activated Microsoft Office 2016 on my computer. You can choose one of these two Office 2016 activation softwares or you can even try them all. Immediately, I recommend the first software.
Explanation . Before following the tutorial, make sure you turn off Windows Defender on your PC first. If not then follow the tutorial on how to turn off Windows Defender in Windows.
1. Activation of Office 2016 with a Batch File
- First of all, please open this URL /1click.txt , then copy all the code in it.
- Then open Notepad, then paste the code you copied earlier, then name the file 1click.cmd then save it.
- Now right click on the 1click.cmd file and select Run As Administrator.
- Then the Command Prompt window will open automatically to activate, wait for the activation process to complete.
- If it is complete, the message ” Product Activation Successfully ” will appear.
If the method above fails to activate Microsoft Office 2016, then don’t worry, there are other ways you can activate Office 2016 and it will most likely succeed. Continue the following steps.
The next way we will use a software which is very easy to use and you can immediately practice it because I provide a step-by-step tutorial to use it for activating Microsoft Office 2016 on your Windows computer. Just follow the steps, friends.
2. Activate Office 2016 with KMS Auto Lite
This software is very good and fast activates Office 2016 without a product key and is permanent, the file size is small and without installation, you just need to download the rar file then select the .exe file according to your computer system bits – for example 64-bit or 32-bit – then open it. The steps are as follows.
- Download KMS Auto Lite (3.2 MB) to your PC.
- Then extract the rar file.
- Inside there are two exe files named KMSAuto x64.exe and KMSAuto.exe . For 64-bit Windows then select KMSAuto x64 while for 32-bit systems then select KMSAuto.exe. Suppose you are using 64-bit then right-click on KSMAuto x64.exe then select Run As Administrator to open it.
- This is how it looks, then click to the Tools tab , and click on Convert Office 2010/2013/2016 RETAIL => VL . See the picture as an example.
- Then go back to the Main Window , and click Install GVLK then click Forcibly and also click the Office Key.
- This tool will install the key, so wait for this tool to work, after that you will find a Key Installed Successfully notification , if there is already a Key Installed notification, now is the time for you to click the Activate Office button to activate your Office 2016.
- It’s done because you have successfully activated Microsoft Office 2016 using KMS Auto Lite. And of course now you can use all the features available and receive official updates from Office 2016. Please check by opening any program, for example Word then open File -> Account and see the status.
You can also use the next software to activate your Office 2016, just follow the method, friends.
3. Activation of Office 2016 with KMS Office 2016
The second software that I also recommend for permanent Office 2016 activation without a product key is KMS Office 2019 or also known as KMS Office 2013-2019 C2R Install or OInstall. And it has been proven to be successful in activating Office 2016 quickly and very, very easily.
Now just go to all the steps and instructions on how to easily activate permanent Microsoft Office 2016.
- Download KMS Office 2019 and extract the zip file on your computer.
- Then right-click on OInstall.exe and select Run As Administrator to open it.
- After opening, in the Main Window of KMS Office, you just select the Utilities tab.
- While in the Utilities tab , then click Office Reactivation Task , then click the Office Retail button => VL . then KMS Office will install for you the license key from Office 2016. So wait until the process is complete, it will take about 2 to 3 minutes.
- If the KMS Office displays a ++++ Completed +++++ notification as shown above, then now is the time to activate the license, by clicking the Activate Office button.
Explanation . If the Windows Security Alert dialog box appears , then just click the Allow Access button to continue the Office 2016 activation process.
- Then the Product activation successful will appear in the KMS Office box like this: it means that Office 2016 has been successfully activated. And to check, please open Excel, Word, PowerPoint or other Office products then click File -> Account to see if it has been activated as shown in the previous image.
And that’s how to use KMS Office 2019 to activate Microsoft Office 2016.
- Question: I am getting MS blocked KMS problem while trying to activate Office 2016, what is the solution?
- Answer: You can temporarily turn off Windows Defender Security.
- Question: CMD disappeared immediately after I opened it, what is the solution?
- Answer: You have to open CMD (Command Prompt) using Admin or Run As Administrator .
- Question: I have successfully activated it, but when I open a Microsoft Office 2016 product, for example, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, or another error code message always appears: Error code: 0x4004F00C , what is the solution?
- Answer: This is due to damage to your Windows system, so do a scan on Windows to find what is broken, then fix it, then repeat the Office 2016 activation process.
- Question: I have successfully activated, but how come every time I open a Microsoft Office 2016 product such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint or others, I am still asked to activate it, then what is the solution?
- Answer: Because there is more than one Office installed on your computer, the solution is to uninstall one of them.
Alright friends, all the steps you can follow to activate Office 2016 for free, permanently and without a product key and have been proven by me and many people to successfully activate Office 2016. Please share your experiences with Office activation and feedback in the comments area.