Microsoft Licensing: Installing Microsoft Visio or Project


This article provides instructions to request the appropriate license and install Microsoft Visio or Microsoft Project to your personal computer.



Prior to starting the installation procedure for Microsoft Visio and/or Microsoft Project, you must ensure your PC meets the system requirements . If your PC meets the system requirements, request a license for the software.

You must install the application within 6 months of being granted the license. If you have not installed the application within 6 months or have installed the application but have not used it within the last six consecutive months, your license is revoked. If you require a new license after your license has been revoked, request a new license for the software.


Task: To install Visio and/or Project.



Step 1 - Once you have been granted the license, navigate to and sign in.

Step 2 - Click the Account Manager icon (Your Name) and select View account.







Step 3 - On the My Account navigation bar, select Office apps.

















Step 4 - On the Apps & devices page, choose the Language and the Version from the drop-down ;menus of the software you are installing.

Step 5 - Click Install Visio or Install Project.
















Step 6 - Depending on your browser, select Run (in Edge or Internet Explorer), Setup (in Chrome), or Save File (in Firefox). If you see the User Account Control prompt that says, Do you want to allow this app to make changes to your device? select Yes.








Step 7 - When you see the phrase, You're all set! [Your software] is installed now and an animation plays to show you where to find the app on your computer. Follow the instructions in the window to find the software, for example depending on your version of Windows, select Start and then scroll to find the software in from your list of apps.







Note: If you receive the following error message, you may press the button to install the 32-Bit version of the program. Alternatively, you may un-install Office 365 and reinstall it as 64-Bit if the functionality is required.












The application that you installed, Visio and/or Project, is available for you to use on your computer.


Further Readings

Microsoft - Install Visio 

Microsoft - Install Project 


Need additional help?

For additional Training please visit the Teaching & Learning Technologies Training site

To submit a support request, please fill out the Microsoft 365 Support webform with as much detail as possible, or contact the Technology Help Desk team on your local campus. For password issues you must call or visit the Help Desk in person.

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