How to install and uninstall

Shared Email Templates for Outlook

Shared Email Templates is an add-in for Outlook that works in both Outlook on the web and desktop Outlook (Windows or Mac). On this page, find out how to install the tool on your device no matter which type of Outlook you prefer.

As soon as the installation is complete, you can create your account and get acquainted with the tool.

How to install from Microsoft Office Store

The simplest way is to install the app to your Microsoft account via Microsoft Store:
Get from Store

Alternatively, you can install Shared Email Templates from your Outlook account (desktop or online).

    First of all, let's find the Get Add-ins button:

    • In Outlook on the web, click the New message button in the top left corner of the window:
      Open New message.
      In the opened message, click the three dots and pick Get Add-ins in the context menu:
      Click Get Add-ins.
    • In desktop Outlook, find the Add-ins group in the ribbon and click the Get Add-ins icon:
      Click Get Add-ins.

      Tip. If there is no Get Add-ins button in your Outlook, select the Store button in the ribbon instead.
  1. In the Add-Ins for Outlook dialog box, find the Search Add-ins field, and type in Shared Email Templates. Select the tool in the drop-down list:
    Search for the add-in.
  2. Click the Add button:
    Search for the add-in.
  3. When installation is complete, you can find the add-in in your Outlook:

    • In Outlook on the web, click the New message button in the top left corner of the window, click on the three dots, and find the add-in in the list:
      The add-in is installed.
    • In the desktop Outlook version, go to Home → New Email, find the Ablebits group, and click the Shared Email Templates icon to run the tool:
      Click Shared Email Templates.

    Now you can create your Shared Email Templates account.

How to install via manifest file

  1. To open Add-ins for Outlook, let's find the Get Add-ins button:

    • In Outlook on the web, click the New message button in the top left corner of the window:
      Open New message.
      Click the three dots and pick Get Add-ins in the context menu:
      Click Get Add-ins.
    • In desktop Outlook, find the Add-ins group in the ribbon and click the Get Add-ins icon:
      Click Get Add-ins.

      Tip. If there is no Get Add-ins button in your Outlook, select the Store button in the ribbon instead.
  2. In the Add-Ins for Outlook dialog box, click My add-ins:
    Click My Add-ins.

    Note. In desktop Outlook, first pick ADD-INS in the top left corner and then select My add-ins:
    Click My Add-ins..
  3. Scroll down to the Custom add-ins section and click Add a custom add-in:
    Add a custom add-in.

    • Choose Add from URL... if you have a link to the manifest file. Insert the link into the Add private add-in from a URL window and click OK:
      Add a custom add-in.
    • Pick Add from file... if you have a manifest file downloaded on your machine, and select the file.
  4. When installation is complete, find the add-in in your Outlook:

    • In Outlook on the web, click the New message button in the top left corner of the window, click on the three dots, and find the add-in in the list:
      The add-in is installed.
    • In the desktop Outlook version, go to Home → New Email, find the Ablebits group, and click the Shared Email Templates icon to run the tool:
      Click Shared Email Templates.

    Now you can create your Shared Email Templates account.

How to uninstall Shared Email Templates

To uninstall the app, click the Get Add-ins button, find the My add-ins section, and click on the Shared Email Templates box:
Click on the add-in.

Click Remove:
Remove the add-in.

Learn more about Shared Email Templates capabilities:

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