Microsoft Web Apps

Microsoft Office Mobile

Office when and where you need it

"Install Office 365 on your PC or Mac, on tablets and smartphones for when you're on the go, and on the web with Office Online for everywhere in between." Microsoft

How to Install Office 365 on the Following Mobile Devices

Step 1: The first step to enabling mobile access to your Office 365 account is to reset your password from the default password Rhode Island College assigned to you. The default password includes your birth month, birth date, and digits from your student ID # (ex: jan012000). For more information on default student account settings, please visit http://www.ric.edu/USS/nAccounts_students.php. We require this password change for security reasons and for the safety of your account information. To reset your password, access Password Station at https://passwordstation.ric.edu.

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NOTE: Your password should be a "strong" password containing between 7-16 characters and a mix of uppercase and lowercase letters, numbers, and symbols. Be creative!

Password Station will reset your password for Office 365, Blackboard, and logging onto computers on campus. Type your user ID as shown in the above image, and then click I Agree.

  • On the following screen, click on the image for Change Password:
  • In the next screen, type your current password into the box next to Old Password, and then type your new password into both boxes labeled New Password and Confirm Password.

Step 2: Your password for Office 365 has been changed. The next step is to sign into your Office 365 account from your computer web browser, using your new password.

  • Please note, you MUST sign in to your Office 365 email from a computer web browser first, before you can connect your email to your smartphone. You can sign into Outlook Web App by visiting http://live.ric.edu and typing your user name and password when the following prompt appears:

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Step 3: Click one of the following links below to learn about how to install Microsoft Office Mobile on your device.

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