Office 365: How to Add an App in Outlook 2013 From Office Store

In this article you will see how to add an app to Outlook 365 from the Office store.

Sign up for an Office 365 Developer Site

Be sure you have access to an Office 365 Developer Site. Here are three ways to get one.

Please refer to Sign up for an Office 365 Developer Subscription and set up your tools and environment for more details.

Add an app in Outlook from the App store

  1. Navigate to Office 365 developer site. URL:

    navigate to office

  2. Click on Outlook.

  3. On the top right corner, click on the Settings icon and then click on Manage apps.

    manage apps
  4. The page displays all the apps that have been installed for Outlook.

    apps installed

  5. Click on the Find more apps for Outlook at the Office store link.

  6. All the apps that are available for Outlook will be displayed as shown below.

    available apps

  7. Click on the LinkedIn for Outlook app.

  8. Click on the Add button.


  9. Click on the Install button.

    add an app

  10. Assuming the app was successfully installed, click on the Ok button and it will be listed as shown below.

    linkedin installed

Test the LinkedIn app in Outlook

  1. On the top navigation bar click on the Outlook link.

    outlook link
  2. Click on any email message.

  3. You will be able to see the LinkedIn app as shown below.

    linkedin app

  4. Click on the LinkedIn link. It will show all the LinkedIn contacts available for this message as shown below.

    : The first time you may need to login to LinkedIn by providing the account details.

    linkedin link

  5. Click on any of the contacts and you will be able to see the following contact details.

    full profile

Remove an app from Outlook

  1. On the top right corner, click on the Settings icon and then click on Manage apps.

  2. Select the app that must be removed from Outlook and click on the "-" icon.

    app manage

  3. Click on the Yes button. The app is uninstalled successfully from Outlook.


Thus in this article you have seen how to add/uninstall an app from the Office Store in Outlook 2013.


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