Pin Hoxhunt button in Outlook for Web and New Outlook for Windows

If you are using Outlook for Web (OWA) or New Outlook for Windows, you can pin Hoxhunt button to your message toolbar for easier access.

IMPORTANT: Add-ins deployed add-ins are not currently automatically pinned to Outlook for Web and New Outlook for Windows. Microsoft is working to bring auto-pinning back.

Read more: (2024-01) About Hoxhunt button's visibility in Outlook clients

 

Pin Hoxhunt button to message toolbar

While in Outlook for Web, start by selecting any email so the preview pane opens.

1. Click the three dots.

2. Select Customize actions.

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3. Tick the checkbox next to Hoxhunt button and click Save.

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You can now access Hoxhunt button directly from message toolbar!

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Frequently asked questions

Can admins pin Hoxhunt button on the users' behalf?

Not yet, but Microsoft is currently improving the discoverability of Outlook add-ins.

Read more: (2024-01) About Hoxhunt button's visibility in Outlook clients

 

If I access the Customize Actions dialog via the top Settings icon, Hoxhunt button is not available for pinning. Why?

This is likely an oversight by Microsoft's design team. Please access the Customize Actions dialog as depicted above.

 

I can't find Hoxhunt button in the first place. Why is it so hard to find Hoxhunt button?

Microsoft in undergoing a major UI redesign across many of its Outlook clients, including Outlook for Web and New Outlook for Windows. Microsoft's goal is to gather all add-in under one place called Apps.

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The placement of the Apps menu depends on the Outlook client you are using. We ask for your patience until Microsoft has completed the transition for all Outlook applications. Meanwhile, we have set up a special knowledge base article to help you find your Hoxhunt button.

Read more: Locating Hoxhunt button in New Outlook for Windows and Outlook for Web

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