Launching and Connecting


Template Chooser Ribbon

Once the «Template Chooser» App has been assigned to you or you have acquired it via the Office Store/AppSource, it will automatically appear in the «Home» tab of your Office application ribbon. To launch the App best click on the «Templates» button. Please note that the icon for the «Templates» button might vary dependent of the Office application you are working in.

Supported Office applications


Please note: Dependent on the capabilities of the platform the «Template Chooser» App might be available or not on different platforms for different Office applications.


Template Chooser Welcome Page

To get started with the «Template Chooser» you need to connect it with your Office 365 work or school account or with your personal Microsoft Account. Click the «Connect» (1) button to start the process. The actual sign in experience is provided by Microsoft.


The first time you connect the App you might be asked to consent to the permissions the App requires. Please go through those permissions carefully and grant consent as the App requires these permissions to function. If you do not grant consent the App will not work for you.


The navigation within the App is split into two sections, the «Libraries» and «More» menu.


Template Chooser navigation

The «Libraries» menu (1) will provide access to all of your content libraries. Use this menu to switch between libraries.

More Menu

The «More» menu (2) will provide links to resources like «Yammer» or our «Feedback form». Additionally, it will allow you to sign-out and see your licensing status.

Please note: Dependent on the officeatwork App settings for your Office 365 tenant the items available in the «More» menu can vary.

Getting Help

Learn more… & Info button

Template Chooser getting help

Here and there you will see some «Learn more» links (1) spread around the App. Those links will take you to a new Web page that will explain further details specific to a topic.

The «Info» button (1) will provide you some more info relevant to the topic right within the App without leaving the App.


Join our «Yammer» network and participate in our discussion around the officeatwork 365 Apps and to learn about coming updates. You will find a link to our «Yammer» network in the «More» menu called «Yammer Community» (2).

Please note: Dependent on the officeatwork App settings for your Office 365 tenant the «Yammer Community» and «Send us your Feedback» option might not be available to you.