How to check version of Office 2013 products

This tutorial provides the simple steps required for finding out the version any Office 2013 applications such as Word 2013, Outlook 2013, Excel 2013 etc.… For this example we will be using the screenshots from Word 2013 Consumer Preview.

Step 1: Click the File menu then the Account link.


Step 2: Then navigate to Product Information section, to find out the details about the Microsoft Word 2013 version and the Operating System type.

Step 3: If you want to find more information such as Product ID and license terms then click the About Microsoft Word Preview button.


In Category: Office 2013, Word 2013

Ravi Shankar

A Software developer and blogger who is always looking to provide technical help to the wider community.

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  • Linda Rawson February 8, 2013, 9:58 pm

    Where is the file menu? How do I get to the account menu?

  • Ravi Shankar March 28, 2013, 6:09 am

    Hi Linda,

    File menu is available at the top left hand corner, on clicking the file menu you should see the Account menu.


  • Sen February 11, 2015, 8:46 am

    Found very useful

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