In this tutorial, you will find step-by-step instructions on how to install the Add-ins Collection for Outlook.
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How to install Add-ins Collection for Outlook
First of all, you can download the latest version of Ablebits add-ins for Outlook here.
Before you start
- Close all Outlook windows.
- Unzip the folder with the add-in files.
- Run the setup.exe file:
Note Before moving further, make sure to close all windows that may have appeared while unzipping the package, e.g. from WinRAR or WinZip.
Follow the Setup Wizard instructions
- Here is the Setup Wizard window:
Click Next >.
- Please read the license agreement, tick I Agree, and click the Next > button:
- On this step, let's select the installation folder:
You can either leave it as the wizard suggests, or select a new destination by clicking the Browse... button and selecting the folder of interest:
Click OK and hit Next >.
- This is the final confirmation that the Ablebits setup is ready to start:
Click Next >.
- In a few seconds, the installation is finished:
Click the Close button.
Make sure the setup is complete
Let's start Outlook and make sure the Ablebits add-ins have been installed. In the ribbon, you will see a new AbleBits tab and the plug-ins under this tab:
How to uninstall Add-ins Collection for Outlook
Close all Microsoft Outlook windows.
Go to Start and open Control Panel.
Click on Programs:
Pick the Uninstall a program option:
You will see a list of all installed programs. Find the plug-in you want to uninstall and double-click it.
Click Yes in the dialog window:
Troubleshooting: No Ablebits tabs in the ribbon
Please make sure that you installed the add-in correctly.
Make sure the add-in isn't disabled
Click File -> Options -> Add-ins in Outlook 2010-2019:
Choose Disabled Items from the Manage drop-down list at the bottom of the window and click Go:
If the add-in is in the list, select it and click the Enable button.
Follow the instructions below.
Make sure the add-in loads correctly
Click File -> Options in Outlook 2010-2019.
Go to the Add-ins tab.
Click the Manage drop-down list, select COM Add-ins, and click Go:
Find the add-in in the list.
If the add-in is unchecked, check it and click the OK button in the COM Add-ins dialog window.
If the add-in is checked, uncheck it and click OK. Then open the dialog window again and check the add-in item. The tab should appear in the ribbon.