HOW TO CHECK FOR MICROSOFT UPDATES ON MAC

How to Check for Microsoft Updates on Mac

Proceed with the guidelines given below to check for Microsoft Updates on your Mac device.

Checking for Microsoft updates from the application:

  • Step 1:Open any one of the Microsoft applications from your Mac device. 
  • Step 2:Go to the Help menu and select the Check for Updates option.
  • Step 3:To turn on automatic updates, checkmark “Automatically keep Microsoft Apps up to date.”
  • Step 4:Click on the Update button in the Microsoft AutoUpdate window.
  • Step 5:If any updates are available, select Update All.
  • Step 6:In Microsoft Office 2016, open Mircosoft Word, Excel, or Powerpoint to check for updates.
  • Step 7:Click the File menu and select the Office Account from the list.
  • Step 8:In the Product Information window, select Office Updates. Then, click Update Options.
  • Step 9:Click the Update Now option from the list.
  • Step 10:Your Microsoft account will now start to check for the available updates, and the updates will get downloaded to your Mac device.
  • Step 11:After the updating process is complete, click Continue and restart your device.

Checking updates from the Mac App Store:

  • Step 1:Launch the App Store on your Mac device.
  • Step 2:Click Updates and check whether there is an update option available for Microsoft apps.
  • Step 3:If you have installed the Microsoft Office package from the App Store, you can turn on Automatic updates to automatically update to the latest version of Microsoft.