Removing the VIA Pro for Outlook add-in | VIA Pro for the Desktop

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Product: VIA Pro Desktop for Windows
Applies to: Owners, Editors and Viewers

For Windows users, the VIA for Microsoft Outlook add-in is automatically installed with the VIA Desktop application. In some cases, you may want to remove the Outlook add-in while leaving VIA Desktop on your computer.

I want to

  • Remove the Intralinks VIA for Outlook add-in
  • Disable the VIA for Outlook add-in

About this task

This process will remove the VIA add-in from Outlook. If you wish to use the VIA add-in again in the future, you will need to completely uninstall the VIA Desktop application from your computer, then run the VIA Desktop installer again (a separate, stand-alone installer for the Outlook add-in isn't available).


  1. In Microsoft Outlook, click File > Options.
  2. In the window that opens, click Add-ins (left-side pane).
  3. At the bottom of the Add-in Options screen, find the Manage drop-down menu.
  4. Select COM Add-ins and click Go.
  5. In the next window:
    • To completely remove the VIA add-in: select Intralinks VIA Outlook Add-in and click the Remove button.
    • To only disable the add-in (leaving it available for later use): uncheck the Intralinks VIA Outlook Add-in box.
  6. Click OK to close the COM Add-ins window.
  7. Reboot Outlook.

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