Here are the comprehensive procedures for Office account creation, Sign-In, and other information related to portal.office.com. 

Simple-to-Follow and Complete Process for Office Account Registration

  1. Reach the Office setup window by inserting the URL portal.office.com in the address bar. By pressing the Enter key on your keyboard, you will view the Sign-In dialog box on your screen. 
  2. All you need to do is click on Create One link. Doing so, the Account Creation dialog box will get displayed on your screen and you need to provide an email address that you are currently using. 
  3. Moving ahead, create a complex and easy-to-remember password to prevent your account from unauthorized access. Then tap Next. 
  4. You will now be prompted to verify your email address. In accordance with that, enter the verification code provided to you on text or email. 
  5. In the end, enable the checkbox to get the latest information regarding Microsoft Office products, and click Next. 
  6. In addition to that, you will receive an email to confirm your Office account registration. Open the mail and click Verify.

Different Sign-In Options For Accessing Your Office Account

Below-listed are the two ways through which you can sign in to your portal.office.com account. 

Using Your Registered Credentials

Launch a web browser and navigate to portal.office.com. Firstly, you will be asked to provide your email address that is linked with your Office account. So, enter the email id and click Next. Then, give the password that you have created at the point of account registration. If you have enabled two-step verification on your account, you will be prompted to enter a security code provided to you via text or email. Click Next and your account page will get displayed on your screen. 

Using a Security Key

The security key is a USB or NFC device that can be set up for login into your account securely. If you opt for this method for signing in, you will need to insert the key into your PC USB port. So, in the very first place access an internet browser and input the URL portal.offce.com correctly in the address bar. On the Sign-In dialog box, you will see a “Sign in with security key” link. Click on it and you will be asked to insert your security key. Link the digital key properly to your PC’s USB port. Once your key is detected, you will be signed in to your account successfully.

Generally Asked Questions

Ans1. There are instances when you are unable to navigate to the Office login window and there may be several causes behind it. Go through the given tips to resolve your issues. 

  • Update your web browser and try to launch the web page in a private/incognito mode. 
  • Check that the Firewall installed on your system is not blocking the website. So, disable any firewall or antivirus program and then attempt to launch the login web page. 
  • Try accessing the web page using another web browser after deleting all the past history, cache, and cookies. 
  • Ensure that you are entering the URL i.e portal.office.com in the web browser’s address bar and not in the search bar.

Ans 3. To start with, enter URL account.microsoft.com/devices into the address bar. You will be asked to sign in, provide your email address, and password and then click Next. On the homepage, click on the Add Device link. A new dialog box will be available on your screen. Select your Country and provide the serial number of your device that you would like to add to your Microsoft account. Read the Microsoft Privacy Statement by clicking on its link and give your acceptance by checkmark the box. Finally, click on the Confirm tab and your device will be added to your account.

Ans 3. If you want to set a different email address for receiving the Billing details, you can do so by following the given steps. 

  • First of all, access the Office Login window and provide your registered credentials into their corresponding fields. 
  • Once your Office account page comes into view, select the “Payment & Billing” tab located at the top of the window. Following this, select “Address Book” from the options displayed. 
  • Under the Email section, tap “Edit” and a pop-up box of Billing Email Address will be shown to you. 
  • Provide a new and valid email address on which you want to receive emails regarding your Billing information. Finally, click Save and your email address will get updated.