Icondrop — How to install Add-in for Ms Word and PowerPoint?

Iconscout is world’s fastest growing icon library with a collection of more than 600,000+ icons from world’s top designers. After getting a great response for our Icondrop plugin for Sketch, Adobe lllustrator, and Adobe Photoshop, we’re pleased to launch our latest plugin for Microsoft Word and PowerPoint.

MS Word and PowerPoint are two of the most widely used apps when it comes to documentation or making presentations. Imagine the Iconscout and MS Office together. You can now get the Iconscout add-in — Icondrop for MS Word and PowerPoint.

Install Icondrop Add-in For MS Word And PowerPoint

Step 1:

Icondrop add-in for MS Word and PowerPoint is available for MS Office 2013 and above. Visit the following link and click the ‘Get It Now’ button.

Download: https://iconscout.com/icondrop/for-office

Icondrop plugin
Icondrop plugin

You’ll be asked to agree to terms and conditions and it’ll show your signed in an email address. Click on ‘Continue’.

Grant permission
Grant permission

Step 2:

On the following screen, select which app, MS Word or MS PowerPoint you want to install the Icondrop add-in for.

Choose app to launch Icondrop
Choose app to launch Icondrop

This will open a new document or presentation. Once the document/presentation opens, click ‘Enable editing’ and then you can close it. The add-in has been installed.

Add-in installed in PowerPoint
Add-in installed in PowerPoint

Offline Office tools

To insert Icondrop add-in in Offline Microsoft Word and PowerPoint, click on ‘Insert’ tab then click on ‘My Add-ins’.

Click on Insert tab
Click on Insert tab

You’ll find the list of Add-ins you’ve installed. Select Icondrop and click on ‘Insert’.

Select Icondrop and Insert
Select Icondrop and Insert

Once you insert Icondrop Add-in, you’ll find Icondrop launch button on Insert tab as shown below.

Icondrop launch button
Icondrop launch button

How to use Icondrop?

To add an icon to your word layout, browse or search for the type of icon you want. For example, here we search for the Facebook icon. You’ll find free as well as premium icons for the search term. You can hover on the icon and click on Use this button to insert in design layout or click on that and you can find more information about icons like the designer of the icon, Icon license and you can even view other icons of that Icon pack.

Search for icon
Search for icon

Click on Use this button to insert the icon into your document.

Document with icons
Document with icons

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