Microsoft Office is globally used by the users in order to create their documents, presentations, emailing (Outlook), communication (Skype), and many more. Office Setup designed by Microsoft is available several versions on its official website i.e. Office.com/Setup having advanced features and user-friendly user interface. Apart from offering several features to its users, these Office Setups are compatible with every Operating System including Android, iOS, Windows, and Mac.
Now, the question that makes the users think a lot is ‘which Office Setup version should they buy and which one is better Office 365 or Office 2019. Although each version of the Office Setup is available in free and paid version the free version is valid for a particular time period i.e. 90 days and then, the users need to go for a purchase of a paid version. Thus, in order to clarify the users’ concern regarding which Office Setup is better, this article consists of the comparison of both along with the steps to purchase it.
Office 364 or Office 2019, which one is better:
- Office 365 is available monthly as well as yearly subscriptions while for Office Setup 2019, the users need to go for a separate subscription for a separate device.
- Office Setup 365 is compatible with every Windows variant while Office 2019 is limited to Windows 10 and macOS only.
- Office 365 is available for mobile devices too.
- The entire applications of Office Setup are accessible in Office 365 while some particular or popular ones are accessible in Office 2019.
- The users may easily upgrade their Office Setup 365 while upgrading the Office 2019; they need to go for a complete purchase again i.e. no upgrades are available.
- The security feature is absent in Office 2019 while Office 365 adopts the security updates and bug fixes once launched by the company.
- No technical support is lent for Office 2019 while for Office 365 the customer support is available all round the clock.
- Cloud storage is absent in Office Setup 2019 while Office 365 includes 1 TB of OneDrive cloud storage for storing the users’ files. Thus, making them accessible through any corner of the world.
Steps to Download Office Setup 365 or Office 2019:
By following the steps detailed, the users could easily get the Office Setup 365 or Office 2019 to their devices, easily. The steps are as follows:
- Go to the official website of Microsoft Office i.e. Office.com/Setup.
- Here, go to the ‘Products’ section, followed by searching for the desired Office Setup either by scrolling or manually through the search box.
- Once the users get their desired Office Setup i.e. Office 2019 or Office Setup 365, select the package they want to purchase.
- After this, click the “Download” button, followed logging in to the Office Account. Thus, the users will be directed to the billing page directly.
- Here, make the payment of the selected Office Setup version.
- Once the payment process gets completed, the downloading of the Office Setup file will get initiated, approx 2 hours will be consumed in it.
- On completion of the downloading process, double click the Office Setup file to initiate the installation process onto the device.
- Follow the prompts displayed over the screen.
- At last, read the EULA (End Users License Agreement), and click the ‘I Agree’ button to make an agreement to it.
- Thus, Office Setup 365 or 2019 will get successfully installed.
- After this, the users need to activate the Office Setup and to do so, visit the support section of the Office.com/Setup and follow the steps of activation.
However, it is not easy to compare Office 2019 or Office Setup 365 but, still, it is quite better to go for 365 Setup as the basic features and applications are available in an accessible manner. Thus, the steps of getting any version of the Office Setup have been mentioned here and are easy to follow as well. But if still, any issues arise onto the device then, try to access the official website of Office i.e. Office.com/Setup to get better suggestions and solutions to the concern from its experts, freely.