Installing DropTask for Outlook

DropTask for Outlook will give you the opportunity to turn actionable emails into tasks within DropTask, so you can work seamlessly between managing incoming responsibilities and taking action to get things done.

*Please note, the DropTask Outlook Plugin is only available for Windows.

Which installer file do I need?

DropTask for Outlook is compatible with Outlook 2010, 2013 and 2016 Windows desktop applications. You will need to download the installer for the version that corresponds to the version of Microsoft Office installed on your computer.

In Office 2010:

  • 1. Open an Office 2010 program.

  • 2. Click File > Help.

  • 3. Under About [Program Name] (e.g About Outlook) the version is listed with the platform, similar to this: Version: 14.0.0000.0000 (32-bit)

  • In Office 2013 and 2016:

  • 1. Open an Office program.

  • 2. Click File > Account

  • 3. Under Office Updates, to see both the version and platform, click About [Program Name] (e.g About Outlook).

  • 4. The version will be in the format for Microsoft Outlook 2013 or 2016 (15.0.0000.0000) MSO (15.0.0000.0000) 32-bit.

  • Which file do I need?

    Once you have found which installer corresponds to the Microsoft Office on your computer, select one of the links below:

    Download Plugin (64-bit)

    Download Plugin (32-bit)

    How do I Install the Plugin?

    1. After downloading DropTask for Outlook, locate the downloaded file and double-click it to begin the install process. At this point you may be prompted to automatically download and install some prerequisite Windows files if they are missing from your computer:


    2. Click Install to continue and have these files downloaded and installed from the web, it may take a few minutes for this process to complete. After a few moments the DropTask for Outlook installer will display.


    3. Tap Next if you’re happy to proceed with the installation. Tap Finish when complete.


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