Icons for Office applications are created when you install Office. You can start the applications by clicking the icons, which are installed in the following locations: Windows Windows 7: Start menu Windows 8: Start screen and Apps view (the view under the Start screen that includes all apps installed on a PC)* Windows 8.1: Apps view* *If you cannot find your icons in Windows 8 or Windows 8.1, go to the Start screen and type the name of the application you want to launch (for example, Word). Windows 10: Start menu. You can also type the name of the application you want to launch (for example, Word) in Cortana. You can also pin an application shortcut to your Start screen or your desktop taskbar for convenient access. Learn more. Mac OS X 10.6 (Snow Leopard): Dock 10.7 (Lion): Dock and Launchpad 10.8 (Mountain Lion): Dock and Launchpad 10.9 (Mavericks): Dock and Launchpad 10.10 (Yosemite): You can start the applications by clicking the application icons which can be found in the Launchpad and Applications folder in Finder.