Retrieve an app for Office

If one of your apps isn’t showing up in the apps for Office list, it might have been hidden. Or, if it was a trial app, the trial might have expired. Use the My Apps for Office and SharePoint page to check the status of your apps and retrieve hidden apps.

  1. In Word, Excel, or PowerPoint click Insert > My Apps.
    My Apps button
    In Project, click Project > Apps for Office.
    Apps for Office button
  2. Click Manage My Apps.

Manage My Apps link

The My Apps for Office and SharePoint webpage opens.

  1. Click Hidden.

Show visible or hidden apps for Office

  1. Find the app and then under Action, click Retrieve.

Retrieve an app for Office

  1. Go back to Word, Excel, or PowerPoint, and click Insert > My Apps to see your list of apps. In Project, click Project > Apps for Office.

 Note    If the app you retrieved isn’t showing up, click Refresh to update the list.

Apps for Office Refresh button

 
 
Applies to:
Excel 2013, PowerPoint 2013, Project Professional 2013, Project Standard 2013, Word 2013