Office Login

What is Office Login?

Microsoft Office is an amazingly versatile range of integrated productivity software applications. These purpose-specified innovative solutions have completely revolutionized the way businesses operate. In fact, its benefits are not just restricted to your work life alone. Rather, it has simplified every aspect of computing experience. However, such sophisticated tools demand intuitive management solutions. As such, Microsoft grants users with complete control over the management of their products through Office login account.  Indeed, Office login account is essential for the users of Office products. It facilitates:
  • Download, Installation and Activation of Office
  • Connect to additional Microsoft services
  • Reinstall Office
  • Create and Share Files
  • Use it across multiple devices and a lot more

Office Login Account Creation

  1. First of all, you should open an internet browser on your computer.
  2. Next, you should go to the official Microsoft Office website. For this, type in “office.com” in the browser’s address bar. Then, press the “Enter” key on your keyboard. 
  3. Here, you should look for “My Account” at the very top. Then, click on it.
  4. As a result, it will redirect you to the “Sign In” window. Here, you should look for the “Create one!” link. Then, click on it to open the Office Login account creation page.
  5.   Now, you should provide a valid email address that you wish to link with this account. Apart from that, you can also create your account with your phone number or set up a new email account to use for it. As such, click on “Use a phone number instead” or “Get a new email address” respectively. Then, follow on-screen instructions to complete the process.
  6. After entering your email address, click on “Next”.
  7. Thereafter, enter a unique and strong password. Here, you must be very careful and create a password that conforms to the specified criteria. For instance:
    • Must contain at least 8 characters
    • Include both upper and lower case alphabets
    • Must contain a number
    • Can include special characters
  8. After that, click on “Next”.
  9. As a result, it will send you an email to verify your email address along with a “Security Code”.
  10. Hence, access your email account and open the email received from Microsoft Office. 
  11. Thereafter, click on “Verify” and note down the “Security Code”.
  12. Subsequently, return back to the Office login account creation window. Then, enter the “Security Code” in the specified field.
  13. Next, you should tick mark the box beside “News alerts and promotions” option to permit receiving notifications and updates.
  14. Now, review the “Privacy policy” and “License Agreement” one by one. You can access them by clicking the respective links. 
  15. Then, click on “Next” to proceed with the Office login account creation process.
  16. The following window will prompt you to enter the Captcha in the corresponding field. Hence, type in the given code accurately.
  17. Finally, click on “Create Account” to complete the account creation process. 

Access your Office Login Account

  1. First and foremost, open an internet browser on your computer. 
  2. Next, you should go to the official Microsoft Office website. For this, type in “office.com” in the browser’s address bar. Then, press the “Enter” key on your keyboard. 
  3. Here, you should look for “My Account” at the very top. Then, click on it.
  4. As a result, it will redirect you to the “Sign In” window. Here, you should provide your registered email address that you used for account creation. However, in case you wish to Sign In using an alternate means like your “Security Code”. Then, click on “Sign-in options” and follow the on-screen instructions for the same.
  5. After entering your email address, click on “Next”.
  6. Now, type in the corresponding password on the next window.
  7. Finally, click on “Sign In” to access your Office Login account.

Office Login Account Password Reset

  1. First and foremost, open an internet browser on your computer. 
  2. Next, you should go to the official Microsoft Office website. For this, type in “office.com” in the browser’s address bar. Then, press the “Enter” key on your keyboard. 
  3. Here, you should look for “My Account” at the very top. Then, click on it.
  4. As a result, it will redirect you to the “Sign In” window. Here, you should click on “Can’t access your account?” link.
  5. The following window will prompt you to select your account type. In other words, “Work or School Account” or “Personal Account”. Hence, make an appropriate choice. 
  6. Thereafter, provide your registered email address, phone number or skype name. 
  7. Then, click on “Next”.
  8. Subsequently, you will get a one-time verification code on your email address or phone number as provided above.
  9. Next, you should enter this verification code in the respective field.
  10. Consequently, it will allow you to reset your password. Hence, enter the new password that you wish to create. 
  11. Then, click on “Next”.
  12. Now, re-enter the same password to confirm it. 
  13. Finally, click on “Confirm” to complete the Office login password reset process. 
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Additional Troubleshooting For Office Login Issues

Apart from password reset, users can benefit from the following procedures in case if Office Login Issues.

Clear Saved Window Credentials

Windows allows you simplified login process by saving your login credentials. However, this can become a problem in case the wrong credentials are saved. As such, whenever you will try to access your Office login account. It will decline the login attempt on account of incorrect credentials. 

Hence, you must delete the saved credentials from the Windows. This can be done easily by following the below-mentioned steps.

For Windows 7

  1. To begin with, click on the Windows “Start” button from the lower left-hand corner of your screen.
  2. Next, click on “Control Panel” to open it. 
  3. Now, click on “User Account” from the “Control Panel”.
  4. Then, select “Manage your credentials” from the left panel to expand it.
  5. Here, you should check all the details carefully. In other words, you should look for details under the “Windows Credentials” and “Generic Credentials” section. It must display entry related to “NEXUS”. For this:
  • Click on the down arrow of all the saved credentials one by one to expand them. 
  • Next, look for any entry with “NEXUS”.
  • Now, right-click on it and select “Remove from vault”.
  • Thereafter, click on “Yes” when prompted to confirm.
  • Then, close down the “Control Panel” and log out from the system. Subsequently, login to the system. 

For Windows 10

  1. First of all, press the “Windows” key from the keyboard.
  2. Then, type in “Credential Manager” in the search bar.
  3. As a result, you will get a list of search options. Hence, select the Credential Manager icon.
  4. The following window will present you with options for “Web Credentials” and “Windows Credentials” under the “Manage Your Credentials” section. Hence, select “Windows Credentials”.
  5. Here, you should look for any credentials referring to “NEXUS” and delete it. For this:
  • Click on the down arrow of all the saved credentials one by one to expand them. 
  • Next, look for any entry with “NEXUS”.
  • Now, right-click on it and select “Remove”.
  • Thereafter, click on “Yes” when prompted to confirm.
  • Then, close down the “Control Panel” and log out from the system. Subsequently, login to the system. 

Restore Internet Connectivity

Apart from incorrect credentials, internet connectivity is one of the major reasons that cause Office login issues. Hence, it is extremely vital to ensure there is no fault in your network. However, before looking for advanced troubleshooting, users are suggested to reset their connection. 

  1. To begin with, turn off your computer.
  2. Next, you should turn off the modem.
  3. Additionally, you must turn off the router if it is also connected to the network.
  4. Then, wait for 20-30 seconds. 
  5. Thereafter, turn on the router.
  6. Next, you should turn on the modem.
  7. Finally, turn on your computer.
  8. This should restore your internet connection and resolve Office login issues.

Repair the Office App

At times, Office login issues are a result of a corrupted Office application. Microsoft offers a helpful Utility Tool to repair minor technical faults with the software. Hence, you can easily resolve the issue by following the given steps.

  1. First of all, close down all the programs of your Office Suite. 
  2. Next, you should click on the Windows “Start” button. Then, click on “Control Panel” to open it.
  3. Now, select the Programs section. Then, click the “Uninstall a Program” link.
  4. As a result, it will take you to the “Uninstall or Change a Program” section of the “Control Panel”. Here, you must select “Microsoft Office” from the list of installed programs. 
  5. Subsequently, click on “Change”. 
  6. Consequently, it will open the “Office Repair Utility”. As such, the following window will prompt you to choose the “Repair Option”.
  7. Here, you should select the “Quick Repair” option. Then, click on “Repair”.
  8. Once again, click on the “Repair” button to confirm your choice in the following pop-up window.
  9. As a result, it will run a diagnostic test and fixes the issue. In case if it prompts you to undertake any troubleshooting steps. Then, follow its instructions.
  10. The next window will display a “Done Repairing” message. Hence, click on “Close” to exit.
  11. Thereafter, try to access your Office login account. However, in case if the repair utility didn’t resolve the issue. Then, return to the “Repair Utility’. But, this time opt for the “Online Repair” option. 
  12. After that, try again to access your account. However, if the issue persists. Then, uninstall the Office app and reinstall it again.



Uninstall Antivirus

At times, Office login issues occur because of interference caused by third-party software like antivirus etc. Under such circumstances, you must try to temporarily bypass the security shield. However, in case if that doesn’t work. Then, you will have to completely uninstall the antivirus. 

Most antivirus manufacturers offer dedicated application removal tool to get rid of all its traces. Hence, it is advised to use the dedicated tool for the same.

Resolve The Issue With The Troubleshooting Tool

Microsoft office acknowledges that troubleshooting must be simple and easy to access. Therefore, it has provided a unique troubleshooting tool, named, “Microsoft Support and Recovery Assistant”. This user-friendly tool proves extremely helpful in cases of Office login issues. 

Hence, you should go to the official Microsoft website and download this brilliant tool. Once downloaded, you are required to simply “Scan” your application. Then, it will run in-depth troubleshooting to detect and resolve the problem.