Installation information

To install the Commtap Symboliser for PowerPoint you need a copy of Microsoft Office PowerPoint installed on a Windows computer.

Versions of PowerPoint you can use

You can use Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2007* or later:

  • Office 365
  • Office 2019
  • Office 2016
  • Office 2013
  • Office 2010*
  • Office 2007*

You can use it with 32 or 64-bit office.

Please note, it works on the desktop version of Office, not the web version.

Windows versions you can use

You can use Windows Vista or later:

  • Windows 10
  • Windows 8.1
  • Windows 8
  • Windows 7
  • Windows Vista*

* Note older versions of Office and Windows are not supported – not all features of the symboliser may be fully functional if used with these versions of Office/Windows.

Installation on a Mac

The symboliser won’t work in Office for Mac. If you want to use the symboliser on a Mac you will need to install a copy of Windows on your Mac, and install Office in that. There are a couple of ways you can do this.