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Upgrade your Office 365 ProPlus to 64-bit

Easy upgrade in just a few steps!

Why should I upgrade? Recently Microsoft started to recommend its 64-bit edition of the Office 365 pro plus suite to be installed as the default Office installation. Office ProPlus and Office 2019 will now be installed with 64-bit as the default setting. Previously, the default setting was 32-bit at installation. This change will begin rolling out in mid-January, 2019. Message from admin center office 365 Office ProPlus and Office 2019 will now be installed with 64-bit as the default setting.

Switch Office 2016 to Monthly Targeted Channel

Office 365 The Office 365 ProPlus update model supports 4 production channels; Monthly Channel (Targeted), Monthly Channel, Semi-annual Channel (Targeted), Semi-annual Channel. Each channel receives features updates, security and non-security updates on different release intervals. Consider a scenario where Office 365 ProPlus is installed on a machine from the Semi-Annual Channel. Now let's say, a new feature is introduced on the Monthly Channel which you would like to get.