2 Ways to Completely Uninstall Office 2016 in Windows 10

Uninstall Office program

In some cases, you may want to uninstall Microsoft Office 2016 and then reinstall it, for example, when Office 2016 apps can’t run properly due to file corruption or other errors. Now, this post shows you how to completely uninstall Office 2016 in Windows 10. There are at least two ways for you to choose from.

Way 1: Uninstall Office 2016 in Windows 10 through Control Panel

Step 1: Open Control Panel, and then click the Uninstall a program link under Programs.

Click Uninstall a program

Step 2: On the Programs and Features panel, select the Microsoft Office 2016 program, right click on it, and then select Uninstall.

Select uninstall

Step 3: Click Uninstall.

Click Uninstall

Step 4: Wait while removing Office. This will take several minutes.


Step 5: When uninstalling is done, click Close, and you are recommended to restart your computer to remove some possible remaining files.

Uninstalling done

If this way can’t work for you, the second way below is available for you.

Way 2: Uninstall Office 2016 in Windows 10 with Fix tool

Step 1: Download the Office fix tool and save it on your computer.

Step 2: Open the fix tool, and then click “Next“.

Click Next

Step 3: After detecting problems, it asks you whether to completely remove all Office apps and settings from your PC. Click “Yes” to continue.

Click Yes

Step 4: Wait while uninstalling Microsoft Office. This may take several minutes.

Wait while uninstalling

Step 5: When uninstallation is successful, you are asked to restart your computer for the changes to take effect. Click “Next“.

Successful uninstallation

Step 6: The fixing tool will detect additional problems, and then fix the problems once any problems are found. Click “Close the troubleshooter” or click “Close“.

Click Close

Step 7: Now, restart your Windows 10 for the changes to take effect. Then the problems are fixed and your Microsoft Office 2016 product is completely uninstalled as well.

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