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Manual Toolbar Installation

Use these simple steps for manually installing the Toolbar when an anti-virus or other program is blocking a regular installation. Please follow these steps in order.

WARNING: Do not skip steps as this could have an adverse effect on your computer.

NOTE: You must confirm that you have Microsoft .NET Framework 4.0 installed on your computer. The Toolbar requires the .NET Framework to operate.

  1. Navigate to the following Registry Path: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWARE\Microsoft\NET Framework Setup\NDP

    Confirm that this folder contains a folder with v2.0, and confirm that the string value called “version” under this folder lists the full version number.

    If the .NET Framework 4.0 is installed, skip to step 3.

    If the .NET Framework 4.0 is not installed, proceed to step 2.

  2. To download the Microsoft .NET Framework (x86), please go here: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=48130 (opens in new window)

    Follow the prompts to complete installation, and proceed to step 3.

  3. To install the Toolbar, close MS Outlook, open an Internet Explorer window and enter the following into the address bar:http://resources.secure-messaging.com/smofficeaddin/clickonce/smofficeaddin.application

    NOTE: This operation will only work in Internet Explorer.

    The installation process will proceed as normal. Follow the prompts to complete the installation.