How to find an Outlook add-in's ProgID

There are cases when you need to now the ProgID for an Outlook add-in you are using. For example, if you would like to configure Outlook to prevent disabling an add-in.

If you are using one of our products, ProgIDs for all TechHit products are listed later in this article. To find a ProgId for an add-in from another vendor, you can look in the system registry. There are two locations to look:

  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Office\Outlook\Addins
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Office\Outlook\Addins

Every subkey of one of the above keys is named with a ProgID of the corresponding add-in.

Registry entry to prevent Outlook from disablign an add-in

ProgID list for TechHit add-ins

  • AccountCheck: "AccountCheckTechHit.Connect"
  • EZDetach: "EZDetach.OLConnect"
  • MessageSave: "MessageSave.OLConnect"
  • SimplyFile: "SimplyFile.Connect"
  • SimplyTag: "SimplyTag.Connect"
  • SendAware: "zzzSendAware.OLConnect"