Release notes for Office 2016 for Mac

Office 2016 for Mac is a version of Office that’s available as a one-time purchase from a retail store or through a volume licensing agreement. It will be supported with security updates and bug fixes, as needed, until October 13, 2020. The minimum supported macOS for Office 2016 for Mac is 10.10 (Yosemite).

Note

  • For security reason, Microsoft has deprecated the use of SHA-1. Learn more
  • For release notes for Office 2016 for Mac releases prior to September 2018, see Release notes for Office for Mac.
  • For release information for Office for Mac, which is the version that comes with Office 365 subscriptions, see the release notes and update history for Office for Mac.
  • Office 2019 for Mac is the most current version that’s available as a one-time purchase. For release information for Office 2019 for Mac, see the release notes and update history for Office for Mac.

Updates for Office 2016 for Mac are available from Microsoft AutoUpdate (MAU). To use Microsoft AutoUpdate, start an Office application, such as Word, and then choose Help > Check for Updates. If you're an admin and want to update the computers in your organization with your existing software deployment tools, you can download and deploy the update packages for each application.

Most current packages for Office 2016 for Mac

The following table lists the most current packages for Office 2016 for Mac and for the individual applications, such as Word and Excel. All packages are 64-bit only. The build date is listed in parentheses, in a YYMMDD format, after the version number. The install package is used if you don't have the application already installed, while the update package is used to update an existing installation.

Application Version Download links SHA256 hashes for install package**
Office suite (all applications)
16.16.4 (18111001)
Install package

182C7F59C4D8D0F55F944979AE9B2E85BBB1269B4E1A542BFF1BD9BD79A6C235
Word
16.16.4 (18111001)
Install package

Update package

F55404A753ECBDE445E0DD90232CBCC447CC5F119BF63FE6DF410B11E7B0FE5E
Excel
16.16.4 (18111001)
Install package

Update package

BDF0E309E097607AE098E997D16D4581084E26A1BD265AFC268D764C74089A64
PowerPoint
16.16.4 (18111001)
Install package

Update package

9109B22D0AC362C922740674D4CF14FE97E3A1BCAA65EB33486CB0B63F7F56F3
Outlook
16.16.4 (18111001)
Install package

Update package

670671EA7C69DD86F0371486C7862848469B782727E3FD2219A990F8E20E727B
OneNote
16.16.4 (18111001)
Update package
Not applicable

October 2018 release

Release Date: November 13, 2018

Version 16.16.4 (Build 18111001)

This release provides the following updates.

Application Security updates Download link for update package
Word
Word update package
Excel
CVE-2018-8574: Microsoft Excel Remote Code Execution Vulnerability
CVE-2018-8577: Microsoft Excel Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Excel update package
PowerPoint
PowerPoint update package
Outlook
Outlook update package
OneNote
OneNote update package
Office suite

September 2018 release

Release Date: October 16, 2018

Version 16.16.3 (Build 18101500)

This release provides the following updates.

Application Security updates Download link for update package
Word
Word update package
Excel
Excel update package
PowerPoint
PowerPoint update package
Outlook
Outlook update package
OneNote
OneNote update package
Office suite
CVE-2018-8432 Microsoft Graphics Components Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

September 2018 release

Release Date: September 11, 2018

Version 16.16.2 (Build 18091001)

This release provides the following updates.

Application Security updates Download link for update package
Word
Word update package
Excel
CVE-2018-8429: Microsoft Excel Information Disclosure Vulnerability

CVE-2018-8331: Microsoft Excel Remote Code Execution Vulnerability
Excel update package
PowerPoint
PowerPoint update package
Outlook
Outlook update package
OneNote
OneNote update package
Office suite
CVE-2018-8332: Microsoft Graphics Remote Code Execution Vulnerability