1. Extensions
  2. PowerPoint Add-in Series 1
  3. Install and set-up
  4. Check your software versions and settings

Before you download and install the latest version of the PowerPoint Add-in, check your system meets all requirements on the preinstallation checklist. 

Preinstallation checklist

Microsoft .NET Framework(opens external page)
(minimum version needed)
Microsoft Windows *YesYesYesYes
Microsoft Office version

Microsoft 365 (online)----
Microsoft 365 (local copy)YesYesYesYes
Microsoft Office 2016YesYesYesYes
Microsoft Office 2013YesYesYesYes
Windows version

Windows 8YesYesYesYes
Windows 8.1YesYesYesYes
Windows 10YesYesYesYes (Self-Service SAML configuration only available from version 1803 onwards)
Visual Studio Tools for Office (VSTO)(opens external page)2010201020102010
Proxy settings *LNL, N, O, SL, N, O, S

* The Add-ins are supported by Windows only.
  When you use this Add-in on a Mac, use a Virtual Machine (VM) that has Microsoft Windows installed. 

*L=Legacy / N=None / O = Override/ S= System

If we stop supporting a version of Windows or Office we'll let you know at least 30 days in advance via the Release notes(opens external page).

Once you've met this checklist, you can download and install the Add-in.

You can check which version of the PowerPoint Add-in you have installed from the Help menu.

To check which version of the add-in you have installed:

  1. In PowerPoint, select the Anaplan tab.
  2. Select Help.
  3. Select About.
    The About dialog displays.
    Client Version displays the version number that is currently installed on your computer.