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Installing the Document Editor

Table 147. Availability






All users including collaborators on all account types can use Document Editor.

Document Editor is a software developed by Wrike that you need to install on your computer before using it. Wrike’s Document Editor supports the most popular file types and is available for both Windows and Mac.

Supported operating systems and file types

Supported operating systems:

  • Windows 7, 8.1, and 10 (32 and 64 bit)

  • Mac OS X 10.9-10.15

Supported file types and programs:

  • Common MS Office 2007, 2010, 2013, and 2016 files (for Windows)

  • Common MS Office 2011 and 2016 files (for Mac)

  • OpenOffice files

  • LibreOffice files

  • Adobe files


    Adobe InDesign currently doesn't support our locking feature, so it's not recommended to edit INDD files with Document Editor.

  • PDF files

  • Common image files ( JPG, PNG)

Install Document Editor

You can install Document Editor using one of the two options below.

Option 1

  1. Navigate to any task, folder, or project with attachments.

  2. Right-click an attachment.

  3. Select Edit.

  4. If Document Editor isn’t installed on your machine yet, then you'll get a prompt asking if you'd like to begin the installation. Confirm this request and the editor will begin downloading.

  5. Click the installer once the download is complete and finish the installation process.

Once the installation is complete, you can repeat Steps 1–3 of this manual to begin editing files. You only have to download Document Editor once. After it's installed you'll be able to edit your attached files by clicking the edit (pen) icon.

Option 2

  1. Click your profile image in the upper right-hand corner of your workspace.

  2. Select Apps & Integrations.

  3. Use the search in the upper-right corner to find and select Wrike's Document Editor card.

  4. Click Download in the upper-right corner of the card.

  5. Click the installer once the download is complete and finish the installation process.