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Use Office 365 Removal Tool to Uninstall Microsoft 365

Microsoft provides an easy removal tool to help you uninstall Microsoft 365.

Use Office 365 Removal Tool to Uninstall Microsoft 365

You may want to uninstall Office 365 after installing it on your computer for various reasons. Maybe you’re trying to free up a Microsoft 365 license for another device. The Office 365 applications are not working correctly, and you might need to uninstall them for diagnostic purposes.

Usually, you uninstall Microsoft 365 through the Control Panel or Apps & features option from Windows 10/11 settings. If these methods do not work for you or you want a clean uninstall, Microsoft has an Office 365 removal tool that works much better. Here’s how to use it to remove Office 365.

Tip: To completely uninstall Microsoft Office, use the Office removal tool.

RELATED: How to Uninstall Office or Microsoft 365 on Windows

Using Microsoft Office 365 Removal Tool

1. Download the Microsoft Office 365 Removal Tool.

  • The Office 365 removal tool should work to remove any version of Microsoft 365 (Microsoft 365 Family, Microsoft 365 Personal) on any version of Windows (Windows 7, Windows 8/8.1, Windows 10, and Windows 11).

2. Double-click the setup file.

3. Click Install and wait for the program to install.

4. Click I Agree to accept the terms.

5. Wait for the Office 365 Removal Tool to troubleshoot the issue.

6. Select Microsoft 365 from the list, then click Next.

7. Check the box to confirm that you have saved all your work and closed open Office 365 apps.

8. Click Next to confirm uninstall.

9. Wait for the Office 365 uninstall tool to remove Microsoft 365.

10. Click Restart to finish the uninstall process.

After a restart, the Office 365 Removal Tool will automatically relaunch and prompt you to install or reinstall Office 365. You are now free to close the tool as Office 365 is completely removed and is no longer available to use on your computer.


Since uninstalling individual Office 365 apps such as Word and Outlook is not an option. You need to remove the entire Microsoft 365 suite from a PC. You can use the above method to uninstall Office 365. If your product key is still valid, you can easily reinstall Office 365 on the same or another computer.

Or, if you’re using Microsoft 365 Family subscription, you can install Office 365 on up to 5 devices. You can also share Office 365 family with up to 6 people.

RELATED: 2 Ways to Reinstall Microsoft Office

How to uninstall Office 365 from Windows?

To uninstall Office 365 from Windows 10/11. Type Control Panel in the search box. Click on Control Panel from the list. Choose Programs > Programs and Features, select Office 365, and click Uninstall at the top.

How to remove Office 365 from Mac?

The fastest way is to go to Finder > Applications. Select all of the Office 365 apps. Right-click an application and click Move to Trash. Then, restart your Mac computer to remove Office 365.

How do I reinstall Office 365?

To reinstall Office 365, go to My Account and select the “Install Office” button. Then, follow the on-screen instructions to finish the reinstallation. Or, if you have the installation file on your hard drive, double-click on it to begin the installation process again.

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