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Set up your OpenAI API key

Set up your own OpenAI API key to benefit from cost savings and from your own rate limits.

  1. From a Word document, click GPT for Excel Word in the Home tab.

    The sidebar appears on the right of your Word document.

  2. Paste your OpenAI API key where indicated.

  3. (Optional) Enter your OpenAI organization ID in the format org-xxxxxxxxxxx. If you are part of multiple organizations, it ensures that you get billed on the correct account.

  4. Click Save API key.

You have set up your OpenAI API key in GPT for Word.


When using an OpenAI API key, you need to purchase credits from OpenAI and also buy a pack in GPT for Excel Word. Learn more

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