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Windows - Enabling Teams Add-in for Outlook

This article outlines how to enable the Teams Meeting add-in for Outlook on a Windows PC.

Scenario One
Scenario Two


Scenario One:

1. If the following appears when you select File in Outlook, select Manage COM Add-ins.

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2. In the popup window, select Always enable this add-in.

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3. Then, select Close.
4. Restart Outlook by closing it completely and re-opening it.  Closing it completely means the icon below disappears from the system tray. 

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The icon should now appear.

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If this did not permanently enable the Teams Meeting add-in, or if the above prompt was not seen, proceed to Scenario Two.


Scenario Two:

1.  From the Outlook ribbon, select File.  Then, select Options.  

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2. From the menu, select Add-ins.  

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3. From the menu, select Manage COM Add-ins

Note whether the Teams add-in is listed as disabled; if it does not appear, please call the Help Desk at (920) 465-2309 or helpdesk@uwgb.edu.  

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4. From the menu, select the check box next to the add-in and select OK.  

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5.  Restart Outlook by closing it completely and re-opening it.  Closing it completely means the icon below disappears from the system tray.

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The icon should now appear.

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Keywords:microsoft word excel powerpoint email meeting schedule   Doc ID:107146
Owner:Kristin S.Group:UW Green Bay
Created:2020-11-12 14:50 CSTUpdated:2020-11-13 09:06 CST
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