You can set up your existing Office desktop applications like Word 2010, Outlook 2010, or Outlook 2007 to work with Office 365. Use Office 365 desktop setup to configure your desktop applications and install required updates. Before you run Office 365 desktop setup, be sure that your computer meets the software requirements for Office 365.
1 - Go to the LaGuardia’s Office 365 page at:
2 - Login with your current LaGuardia E-mail account user name and password.
3 - On my E-Tools section, click on the email icon
4 - In the upper-right corner, click Settings > Office 365 Settings
5 - Click Software
6 - Click on Desktop setup.
7 - On the Desktop setup page, click Set up.
8 - When you’re asked if you want to save the application, click save, and then follow the instructions to install.
* During setup, you’ll sign in again with your user ID.
* Office 365 desktop setup checks your system configuration, and you’ll see options for configuring your desktop applications. You can also learn more about the updates that the desktop setup installs.
Note: If some applications have shaded check boxes, they’re not available for you to select, perhaps because your admin hasn’t set up your account to use them with Office 365. Or your computer may not have the applications installed.
* After you select your desktop applications, click Continue to finish up.
* When the desktop setup finishes, you may need to restart your computer.
You may be asked to accept terms and conditions. You may also be asked to run the Setup Quick Start. More information can be found here:
1 - Click on Phone & Tablet
2 - Choose your device
3 - Click on get apps
Note: Use similar steps to download Office 365 in your other smart devices.
Important Note: LaGuardia and CUNY no longer administer your personal Office 365 / OneDrive account. As a result, we cannot reset the password for you. Please go to
https://account.live.com/ResetPassword.aspx to reset the password for your personal account.
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