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Description of Problem 100000032921

How do I activate the Ptouch Add-in icon in MS Office 2010 or 2013 for Word/Excel/Outlook?


Description of Solution 200000042207

Use the P-touch Editor Add-Ins Utility to add the Add-In icons onto the Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook tool bar.

  1. Click the Start button on the task bar.

For Windows 8 (on Start screen), move the mouse to the right, and then click on P-touch Editor 5.0 Add-Ins Utility.

  1. Point to All Programs (or Programs) - Brother P-touchP-touch Tools.
  2. Click P-touch Editor 5.0 Add-Ins Utility.
  3. The following dialog box will appear.

     
  4. Click on the checkboxes for the applications in which you want to use the Add-In function with, and then click the OK button.

NOTE:  P-touch Add-In is currently only support 32-bit version.  You must install MS Office 32-bit version in order to use it with the P-touch Add-in.  

Please follow the steps below to determine the version of the MS Office application.

For Microsoft Office 2010:

6. Open any Office program (Word, Excel or Outlook).
7. Click File tab.
8. Click Help to see the following text:

·         Suite name, for example: Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2010.

·         Version number, for example: 14.0...

·         32-bit or 64-bit version, for example: (32-bit).

 

 

For Microsoft Office 2013:

6. Open any Office program (Word, Excel or Outlook)
7. Click File tab
8. Click Account and then About Word.

·         Suite name, for example: Microsoft Office Professional Plus 2013.

·         MS Word 32-bit or 64-bit version, for example: (32-bit).

Note: After launching the MS Word/Excel/Outlook, the Brother P-touch Add-In icon will now appear under Add-Ins menu. Highlight the texts that you want to print and then click on Brother P-touch icon.

 

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