The Best Free Add-Ins for Outlook

There are a variety of awesome free add-ins available for you to use with your Outlook account for everything from reminding you to book your Uber, to making easy to read checklists. Keep reading to find out our favourite add-ins. 

1. Uber Ride Reminders

Use Uber to get a ride on-demand in minutes. Now you can plan future trips by setting a ride reminder for any Outlook event with a single tap. You'll even get an Uber reminder on your phone with the destination already set. 

2. PayPal for Outlook

Use the PayPal add-in to send money to friends and family right from your Outlook inbox. Just open the PayPal add-in inside Outlook, choose a friend, then send the money using the email address Outlook has autofilled. When it comes to paying people back, PayPal for outlook is the sure-fire way to avoid being "that friend". 

3. Yelp

Yelp Add-in for Outlook will enable you to search for great businesses straight from Outlook. Once you find a business you can view all the important details along with photos and reviews. Then easily insert the business details into your email or calendar with one click and share with your friends or co-workers. It even lets you grab Yelp pictures, reviews, restaurant addresses or phone numbers and insert them directly into the body of your message or meeting invite.


For all those pop-culture addicts out there. Bring the power of a GIF search engine into Outlook and respond to emails with GIFs seamlessly. Browse the curated list of trending GIFs everyday or search from dozens of hand picked categories such as reaction GIFs, celebrity GIFs, mood GIFs and more. (Make sure you give us a call before throwing away your computer like Ron).

5. Evernote for Outlook

Important project communication gets lost in a crowded inbox. With Evernote for Outlook, add the power of Evernote right into your email composer. Save emails from Outlook to Evernote and organise them with the rest of the project, or quickly add notes from Evernote to any Outlook email to share them with others. 

6. Wunderlist for Outlook

Keeping your inbox organised is a whole lot easier with Wunderlist for Outlook. Whenever you get an email that's more task than correspondence, simply add it straight to your Wunderlist. Once you've added Wunderlist for Outlook, you'll find it at the top of any email message. Simply click on the add-in and it'll make the subject of your email the task name, and the body of the email as a note. Before clicking 'add to Wunderlist' you can set a reminder and chose which list to send it to.