Install the 8x8 Work for Office 365 add-in

You can install the 8x8 Work for Office 365 add-in on your own or, if you are using Microsoft Exchange, your administrator can install it for all users. Follow the instructions below to install 8x8 Work for Office 365, and log in to get started.

For Microsoft Office 365 users

  1. Log in to Office 365, and from the Office 365 home page, click Mail to open Outlook.
  2. In the header of Outlook, click Settings to open a menu.
  3. From the menu, select Manage add-ins to open a list of add-ins for your Office 365 account.
  4. Search the store for 8x8 Outlook Integration, and click Install.

For Microsoft Exchange users

  1. Log in to the Outlook Web App, and open Mail.
  2. In the header of the Outlook Web App, click Settings to open a menu.
  3. From the menu, select Manage add-ins to open a list of add-ins for your account.
  4. From the drop-down menu, select Add from Store to open the Microsoft store.
  5. Search the store for 8x8 Outlook Integration, and click Install.

For Outlook 2016 users on Mac

  1. Log in to the Office 365 account using your email and password, and open Mail.
  2. In the header of the Outlook mail tab, click to open the Store.
  3. Search the store for 8x8 Meet for Outlook, and click Add.

Bulk deployment

As a Microsoft Exchange administrator, you can deploy the 8x8 Meet plug-in for all users at once.

  1. Go to Exchange Admin Center > Organizations.
  2. Find the plug-in in the Plug-in section, and install.
  3. Once the installation is complete, the plug-in is available to all users on the account.

Log in to the integration

Once you are finished installing, log in to 8x8 Work for Office 365.

To log in:

  1. From the Office 365 home page, click Mail to open Outlook.
  2. In your Outlook calendar, create a new calendar event.
  3. In the header of the new calendar event that opens up, click 8x8 Integration .
  4. In the 8x8 integration pane that opens, click Login with 8x8, and in the browser page that opens, log in using your 8x8 credentials.
    OR
    Click Log out to log out of the plug-in.

View additional information

For information on the integration, please refer to: