my copy of excel in office 2021 for Mac had the save buttons greyed out and excel is insisting I upgrade to office 365

Greg Forbes 0 Reputation points

I own a copy of office 2021 for Macintosh which was working fine up to about 2 weeks ago

Now the save buttons are greyed out and it is insisting I activate office 365

I don't want 365 which is why I bought 2021 - how do I fix this

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  1. Emi Zhang-MSFT 22,556 Reputation points Microsoft Vendor

    Hi @Greg Forbes,

    Please follow these steps to help you remove Office from Mac completely:

    After removing Office from Mac completely, re-install Office 2021 for Mac.

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