How to install Office Timeline



The Office Timeline PowerPoint add-in can be downloaded and installed in just a few simple steps. The following guide will steer you through the process.



  1. Review the System Requirements for running Office Timeline.

  2. Go to and click Try Free to get the installation file.


  3. If prompted, click Save or Run. If you chose Save, click on the download to start the installation process.


  4. Choose Yes if asked whether you want to allow the app to make changes to your computer. Then follow the simple steps in the Setup Wizard.


  5. Once the installation is complete, click “Close” to exit the Setup Wizard and launch PowerPoint. You can now start building timelines using the Office Timeline tab that has been added to your PowerPoint ribbon.


 Useful Resources

  • Activating your Office Timeline license. To activate Office Timeline Basic, Pro or Pro+, once you’ve installed the free version of the software, all you need to do is click Upgrade on the Office Timeline Ribbon and follow the steps described in this short guide.
  • Installation troubleshooting. If you encounter difficulties when installing Office Timeline, please head over to our dedicated support section for quick solutions to the most common installation issues.