How To Enable Webex Productivity Tools In Outlook

Enabling Webex Productivity Tools in Outlook has significantly improved my productivity. It has streamlined the process of scheduling and joining Webex meetings, allowing me to save time and stay organized. This article will provide you with a step-by-step guide on how to enable Webex Productivity Tools in Outlook, so you too can enjoy the seamless collaboration benefits.

Step 1: Install Webex Productivity Tools

The first step is to install Webex Productivity Tools on your computer. You can download and install it from the official Cisco Webex website. Once the installation is complete, launch Outlook and you will see the Webex toolbar added to your Outlook interface.

Step 2: Configuring Webex Productivity Tools

Before you can start using Webex Productivity Tools in Outlook, you need to configure it with your Webex account. Click on the Webex toolbar in Outlook and select “Settings” from the dropdown menu. Enter your Webex account credentials and click “Apply”. Now, Webex Productivity Tools is synced with your Outlook account.

Step 3: Schedule a Webex Meeting

Now that you have Webex Productivity Tools enabled in Outlook, scheduling a Webex meeting is a breeze. Simply open your Outlook calendar and click on the “New Webex Meeting” button in the Webex toolbar. Fill in the meeting details such as the title, date, time, and participants. You can also customize additional meeting settings such as password protection and meeting reminders.

Step 4: Join a Webex Meeting

Joining a Webex meeting is just as easy as scheduling one. When it’s time for your Webex meeting, simply open the meeting invitation in Outlook and click on the “Join Webex Meeting” button. This will launch the Webex meeting room in your browser, where you can interact with other participants, share your screen, and collaborate seamlessly.


Enabling Webex Productivity Tools in Outlook has significantly improved my collaboration experience. With just a few simple steps, I can schedule and join Webex meetings directly from Outlook, saving time and eliminating the need for multiple applications. If you haven’t already, I highly recommend enabling Webex Productivity Tools in your Outlook to enhance your productivity and streamline your collaboration process.