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Update Microsoft Office for Mac

To update Microsoft Office 2004 for Mac you must run a separate utility. This utility is called "Microsoft AutoUpdate" and is located in the "Applications" folder. For more specific instructions, please see the instructions below:


  1. Open your "Macintosh HD."

    Macintosh HD

  2. Open the "Applications" folder.


  3. Double-click "Microsoft AutoUpdate."


  4. Verify that "Automatically" is selected, then click "Check for Updates."

    Automatically Update

  5. Once the update has been identified click "Install."


  6. After clicking "Install" you will be required to enter your username and password to authorize the installation.