Current ShareSync version supports Office and Outlook Plugins which allows it to interact with files created/opened in Outlook and Office.

Read the Knowledge Base article on ShareSync: Outlook Plugin for more information.

Enabling Office Plugin

Right-click ShareSync icon in the system tray > SettingsEnable Microsoft Office Plugin:


Office will need to be restarted for the plugin to be activated.
. Restart Office

Using Office Plugin

Note: Desktop client has to be running. File locking is not available through the plugin. Instead, all files are locked automatically by the first editor.

  • For new files or files that are not located in ShareSync, the plugin provides a highly visible Save to ShareSync option:
    Save to ShareSync
  • For files located in ShareSync, the plugin will provide valuable context in the toggle-able panel, including:
    • File location in ShareSync; ability to quickly copy/paste file location into an email to collaborators
    • File Size + Access Permissions
    • Ability to Share a file as a web link
    • View and Open past versions of a file

Read the Knowledge Base article on ShareSync: Co-Authoring In The Office Plugin for more information.