How to Uninstall Office 2016 Manually?

Unistalling office setup 2016 is a very complex process. It may take long time & reinstalling operating system may be required.

 

How to Uninstall Office 2016 Manually?

 

Determine your Installation Type:

determine your system type first

(a) Click-to-Run    (b) MSI

 

Get your office 365 here : office.com/setup

 

How to Manually remove a Click-to-Run installation of Office?

 

Step 1: Remove the Windows Installer packages

 

Step 2: Remove the Office scheduled tasks

 

Step 3: Use Task Manager to end the Click-to-Run tasks

 

Open Task Manager.

Click the Process tab.

If the following processes are running, right-click each one, and then click End task in Windows 10, End Task in Windows 8 or 8.1, or End Process in Windows 7 after you select each process.

 

Step 4: Delete the Office service

 

Step 5: Delete the Office files

 

 

  • Press Windows logo key + R to open the Run dialog box.
  • In the Open box, type %ProgramFiles%, and then click OK.
  • Delete the “Microsoft Office 16” folder.
  • Delete the “Microsoft Office” folder.
  • Open the Run dialog box, type %ProgramFiles(x86)%, and then click OK.
  • Delete the “Microsoft Office” folder.
  • Open the Run dialog box, type %CommonProgramFiles%\Microsoft Shared and then click OK.
  • Delete the “ClickToRun” folder.
  • Open the Run dialog box, type %ProgramData%\Microsoft, and then click OK.
  • Delete the ClickToRun folder. If the folder does not exist, go to the next step.
  • Open the Run dialog box, type %ProgramData%\Microsoft\Office, and then click OK.
  • Delete the ClickToRunPackagerLocker file.

 

 

Step 6: Delete the Office registry subkeys

 

Open Registry Editor.

Delete the following registry subkeys:

 

Step 7: Delete the Start menu shortcuts

 

 

  • Open a Command Prompt window as an administrator.
  • Type %ALLUSERSPROFILE%\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs, and then press Enter.
  • Delete the “Microsoft Office 2016 Tools” folder.
  • Delete each of the “<application> 2016” shortcuts for each of the Office 2016 applications. For example, “Word 2016”, “Excel 2016”, “PowerPoint 2016”.

 

Step 8: Uninstall the Office 16 Click-To-Run Licensing Component, Extensibility Component and Localization Component

 

 

  • Open a Command Prompt window as an administrator.
  • At the command prompt, type the command that is appropriate for your operating system, and then press Enter:

 

For more details, visit : www.office.com/setup

 

 

 

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