Installing Grammarly browser extensions and apps

Grammarly has a range of different browser extensions, plug-ins and mobile apps. Refer to this guide for installation instructions.
 Internet Browser Extensions

Browser extensions for Google Chrome, Safari, Firefox and Microsoft Edge. 

To install the browser extensions: Click here

To learn how the Grammarly extension works: Click here

 IOS Mobile Devices

To install Grammarly on a IOS mobile device: Click here for instructions

 Android Mobile Devices

To install Grammarly on a Android mobile device: Click here for instructions

 Mac Computers
 Grammarly plug-in for Microsoft Office


Step 1: Save any current Office files you have open then Quit all of the Office apps you have open (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)


Step 2: Open Word and create a blank Word document


Step 3: Sign out of Office with the blank Word document open




Step 4: After signing out of Office, select the Insert. Then Select Get Add-ins


Step 5: Search the store for Grammarly and add the Add-in


Step 6: Sign into the Grammarly Add-in


Step 7: After signing into Grammarly, Quit Word and re-open Word


Step 8: Sign into Office to activate and license the O365 applications


Step 9: Create a new blank Word document. You should now see two Grammarly add in options - one will work, the other will give you an error message below.


Please take note which Grammarly icon is working and not working. To remove the correct add-in in the next step


Step 10: To remove the unwanted Grammarly add-in:

  1. Select Word in the top left corner
  2. Select Preferences
  3. Select Ribbon & Toolbar
  4. In the right column you will see the Home drop down option. You should see the two Grammarly options.
  5. Select the unwanted Grammarly add-in then select the left arrow to remove it from the Home ribbon



 Grammarly desktop application

Step 1: Navigate to Grammarly portal:  https://app.grammarly.com/


Step 2:  Click the Log In button and sign into Grammarly with your SCU email address (you'll then be redirected and prompted to login using your regular SCU username and password).



Step 3:  From the left menu, click on Apps



Step 4: Choose the desktop app for MacOS.

Click the red install button



 Windows Computers

Grammarly offers a Microsoft Office plug-in and a desktop app

To learn how the use the Microsoft Office Grammarly plug-in: Click here


To install the Microsoft Office plug-in or Desktop application

Step 1: Navigate to Grammarly portal:  https://app.grammarly.com/


Step 2:  Click the Log In button and sign into Grammarly with your SCU email address (you'll then be redirected and prompted to login using your regular SCU username and password).


Step 3:  From the left menu, click on Apps



Step 4: Choose between the Microsoft Office plug-in or the Windows desktop app.

Click the red install button