Mentimeter (Powerpoint Office 365 Add-in)


Mentimeter is a cloud based presentation software that you can use to turn meetings, workshops, training, conferences or classes into interactive experiences. The Mentimeter add-in for Powerpoint has been approved for use for Richmond Microsoft accounts.


Cost: Free to Install 

Available To: Faculty, Staff, and Students

Installation Instructions

The web-based version of Mentimeter can be accessed at 

Faculty, Staff, and Students that wish to use the Mentimeter PowerPoint add-in must request that the application be enabled for your University Microsoft 365 Account. You can request that it be enabled using the following service: Enable Office 365 App or Add-In

You will be notified by a technician once you have been scoped with access, and it may take up to 30 minutes before the add-in is available to you in PowerPoint. Once it is available, click on Get Add-Ins in PowerPoint and then click the Admin Managed tab. You will see Mentimeter available for you to add. 


Please note that some apps or add-ins may require individual subscriptions or licensing to be able to fully use. The University of Richmond Help Desk support for these apps and add-ins is limited to making sure access to the service is available. All other support must be with the App developers. 

Installation or Troubleshooting Issues: Contact the Help Desk at 804-287-6400 or Submit a Ticket

Assistance with How to Use the Software: How to use the Office 365 plugin

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