How To Use Wrike Chrome Extension

How To Articles

I have recently begun using the Wrike Chrome extension and I must admit, it has greatly enhanced my productivity and streamlined my tasks. In this article, I will provide a walkthrough of the step-by-step procedure for utilizing the Wrike Chrome extension and also share some of my own key observations.

Installing the Wrike Chrome Extension

Before we dive into the usage, let’s start with the installation process. Follow these simple steps to get started:

  1. Open your Google Chrome browser.
  2. Go to the Chrome Web Store by typing “chrome://extensions/” in the address bar.
  3. In the search bar, type “Wrike” and hit Enter.
  4. Click on the “Add to Chrome” button next to the Wrike extension.
  5. A pop-up window will appear, click on “Add extension” to confirm the installation.
  6. Once the installation is complete, you will see the Wrike extension icon added to your Chrome toolbar.

Logging in and Setting up

Now that you have installed the Wrike Chrome extension, let’s proceed with logging in and setting up your account:

  1. Click on the Wrike extension icon in your Chrome toolbar.
  2. A login screen will appear. Enter your Wrike account credentials and click on “Log in”.
  3. If you don’t have a Wrike account, you can sign up for a new account by clicking on the “Sign up” link.
  4. Once you are logged in, you will be prompted to select your default workspace or project.
  5. Choose the desired workspace or project and click on “Save”.

Using the Wrike Chrome Extension

With the installation and setup complete, let’s explore the features and functionalities of the Wrike Chrome extension:

1. Creating Tasks

The Wrike Chrome extension allows you to quickly create tasks without leaving your current web page. Simply click on the Wrike extension icon and select the option “Create Task”. A window will appear where you can enter the task details such as title, description, due date, and assignees. Once you have filled in the necessary information, click on “Create” to add the task to your Wrike account.

2. Adding Webpage to Wrike

One of the standout features of the Wrike Chrome extension is the ability to add the current webpage to your Wrike account with just a few clicks. This is particularly useful when you come across an article or webpage that you want to refer to later or share with your team. To add a webpage, click on the Wrike extension icon and choose the option “Add Webpage”. A dialog box will appear where you can add additional notes or comments before saving it to your Wrike account.

3. Syncing with Wrike

With the Wrike Chrome extension, you can seamlessly sync your tasks and projects with your Wrike account. Any changes or updates made to tasks or projects via the extension will automatically reflect in your Wrike account, ensuring that you have the most up-to-date information across all platforms.

4. Customizing Options

The Wrike Chrome extension offers various customization options to tailor it according to your preferences. You can access these options by clicking on the Wrike extension icon and selecting “Options”. From there, you can customize the layout, notifications, shortcuts, and other settings to optimize your workflow.

Conclusion

The Wrike Chrome extension is a powerful tool that enhances your productivity by bringing the functionalities of Wrike directly into your Chrome browser. From creating tasks on the go to seamlessly syncing with your Wrike account, this extension offers a convenient and efficient way to manage your tasks and projects. Give it a try and experience the difference it can make in your workflow!