Microsoft 365 Installation Instructions

There are 4 steps for setting up Microsoft 365 on your computer:

Step 1: UNINSTALL MICROSOFT OFFICE 2013/2016

  1. Save or print this PDF to your desktop.
  2. Uninstall Microsoft Office by typing Uninstall in the bottom left white search box and click the Add or Remove Programs.
  3. Navigate to Microsoft Office Standard 2016 or 2013, click it, then select Uninstall > Uninstall again, allow all pop-ups.

Step 2: INSTALL MICROSOFT 365

  1. Once the uninstallation process completes, go to https://login.microsoftonline.com
  2. Log in with your Welty email address and computer password.
  3. Click “Install Office” > “Premium Office apps” towards the top right of the website
  4. It will either download automatically or you will manually have to save, run, or allow the download.
  5. Before you run this newly downloaded file, be sure to close out of everything on your laptop.
  6. Once the download completes, click and run the install file.​
  7. Once install completed, type Outlook in the bottom left white search box, right-click it and pin to taskbar
  8. Open Outlook, Accept all terms and license agreements. 
  9. Expand your inbox folders by click the small arrows on the left of Inbox.​

Step 3: SET UP ONEDRIVE

  1. Type OneDrive into the white search box on the bottom left taskbar, click OneDrive
  2. Type in your email address then Sign In, Click Next > When you come to the Back up your folders page, uncheck the Desktop, Documents, and Pictures Tab so that nothing is being backed up. Click Skip. > Next > Next > Next > Later > Open my OneDrive folder. 

Step 4: SET UP SHAREPOINT

  1. Go to https://thinkwelty.sharepoint.com/sites/ENERGY/Shared%20Documents/Forms/AllItems.aspx
  2. Sign in with your email and computer password if required.
  3. Click the Sync icon towards the top and allow all popups to run.
  4. Once complete, navigate to File Explorer and you should now see a folder named Welty Building Company and underneath it a folder named ENERGY DRIVE – Documents.
  5. While you have that folder open, Right-Click on Welty Building Company > Send to > Desktop. You can now access your files with this shortcut.

Step 5: SIGN INTO MICROSOFT TEAMS.

  1. Type Microsoft Teams in the white search box on the bottom left taskbar, open Teams.
  2. Sign in with your Welty email address and Welty computer password.
  3. On the left click the Teams icon, you should now see the Energy Drive Teams folder.
  4. You can chat with others by clicking the Chat icon towards the left.