Get an Office Add-in for Outlook Desktop App

Install an add-in from the Office Store 

  1. In Outlook, click Home > Store on the ribbon.

  2. On the Add-Ins for Outlook page, browse for the add-in you want by selecting All and scrolling through the list, or search for an add-in by using the Search box. When you find an add-in you want, review its privacy policy. 

  3. For free add-ins, use the toggle controls to turn them on or off. For paid add-ins and free trials, select Get it to finish your purchase.

Request an add-in not available in Office Store

To request an add-in that is not available in the Office Store, you will need to submit a Support Request ticket, containing the .xml file of the add-in you need. 

Use an add-in for Outlook 

The add-ins that you have installed automatically appear on your ribbon. For example, this user installed the Translator for Outlook and Reply with eGift add-ins. They appear on the ribbon right next to the Store button.

They also appear on the Message tab when you're reading or composing an email.

Manage your add-ins 

  1. Select the Store button or the Manage add-ins button on your add-ins bar.

  2. On the Office add-ins page, you can do the following: 

  • Search for new add-ins. 

  • Use the options on the toolbar to add more add-ins, uninstall an add-in, or refresh the page to see a list of the latest add-ins. 

  • Turn an add-in on or off by sliding the toggle switch. 

  • Select an add-in to see more information about it. 

More information is available at Microsoft -- Get an Office Add-in for Outlook 


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