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However, you need an Apple Developer account to download it as it has not been released as an official update for OS X 10.11 yet.
Despite these updates, there are still many reports of Office 2016 crashing in El Capitan, especially Outlook 2016 freezing, crashes when waking from sleep and other general instability issues.
This update doesn’t address the issues experienced by Office customers with OS X 10.11 El Capitan.
We are actively working with Apple to ensure resolution with the next update of OS X 10.11 El Capitan.
Here’s how to create a new identity in Office 2016 using El Capitan, Sierra and High Sierra: You can also try this for Office 2011 although it seems less likely to work regarding problems with El Capitan.
In Outlook 2011, you simply hold down the Option key when launching Outlook to open the Database Utility to create a new Identity (now called “Profiles” in Office 2016).
You then simply import all of your mail from your old account into the new one.
To do this you go back to the new account wizard but instead of clicking Add Account, you click Import instead.
Don’t worry, this won’t affect Outlook 2011 when you want to go back to it – it will continue to work as normal.1. Then type: killall cfprefsd to kill the cached preferences and press Enter: 4.
If you’re having problems with Office 2016 for Mac especially Outlook 2016 crashes, Word 2016 crashing or Office 2016 crashing in Sierra or High Sierra, here’s how to fix and repair Office 2016 on Mac.
If you need a quick fix or are in a hurry, remember that if you’ve got an Office 365 for Mac subscription, you can use the online version of Office 2016 until you’ve managed to fix the desktop version of Office 2016 on your Mac.
Oct 7, 2015 Update: Microsoft has now released a fix for Office 2011 crashing in El Capitan which some users are also reporting has also fixed Office 2016 crashes too but this is not an official fix for Office 2016.
If you have an Apple Developer account, some users are also reporting that the latest OS X 10.11.1 Beta 3 update has fixed problems with El Capitan and Office 2016.
After this, we go through the various ways to repair Office 2016 for Mac.