Once you’ve installed Office 2013 on your Windows 8 computer, whether you’ve installed it from a DVD or downloaded and installed Office 2013 from Office 365, you’ll find the app tiles on the far right side of the Windows 8 Start screen. When you launch the Office app you want to use by clicking it, the program opens on your Windows 8 desktop.
Display the Windows 8 Start screen and scroll to the far right.
Click the Office app that you want to launch.
The program opens on your Windows 8 desktop.