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Infopath form viewable in Outlook desktop
I linked my Outlook and Sharepoint together so that I can preview my Sharepoint folders in a folder in my email, but when I have an infopath form I can only see the infopath forms at xml files on the preview. Is there a way to preview the form in outlook as is looks like it does in sharepoint and not...
Changing the Default Email Application from a weblink
I was with a client yesterday who has office 2013 installed but she is also signed up as a 365 user. In an emails when she clicks on an email link it tries to take her to outlook online. I want it to go straight to outlook 2013. I found where it said it was using the webmail, but I couldn't change...
Sharepoint 365 not syncing tasks with Office 365 Outlook
Sharepoint says it has sync'd but it takes over a day for the tasks to appear in some users Task List within Outlook? They appear in the RSS feed but do not go into the Task list. any Help please?
OneDrive - sync problem with Outlook.pst file
I'm using Outlook on both my desktop and my laptop. I'm using Onedrive to sync my outlook.pst file between 2 computers. Until now I was using Dropbox for that purpose. I've noticed that Dropbox, seems to sync only the differences between 2 synchronizations while in Onedrive, the file...
Can anyone sync to a sharepoint task list from outlook 2013
Situation: Make a sharepoint task list Sync to outlook 2013 See you tasks in a sub-list under "tasks" in outlook (great) Change a task in outlook 5.Change appears in sharepoint (great) Add a task in outlook 2013 New tasks never appear in sharepoint online (not great)
"non supported calendar message.ics" when ORGANIZER email is different from sender
Apparently, since a few weeks (late 2014) our 'text/calendar' alternative no longer triggered the 'accept/tentative/decline' dialog. Further investigation into this matter found that this is related to the email address that is used for the ORGANIZER in the ics v.s. the email address...
RE: Calendar Sharing on Sites
Elaine Hao MSFT Support
Hi Jennifer, There are limitations when sync Calendar categories between SharePoint Online and Outlook. Generally, categories won’t be synced by default. If we want it, we need to sync the Outlook event item Categorize name value to SharePoint Calendar list Categories filed. The following steps...
RE: How do I access Outlook tasks online?
Vivian Wang MSFT Support
Hi DEric, To understand the issue better, I’d like to confirm if you cannot view the tasks in SharePoint Online site or in the following page: If the tasks are not synced to the page above, please provide the following information for better understanding: 1.When you create new events...
Calendar Sharing on Sites
I am setting up Sites for internal information sharing (not a public site). I have a calendar on my site that I have linked to Outlook 2013 so that I can update it there, and the updates will show on the team site as they happen. It is very important that the categories show as well. This is my outlook...
RE: When sharing files internal users don't receive email
I open a trouble ticket with Microsoft because starting from Yesterday, I Noticed that no Internal user can receive Invitation. Funny External users do receive ALL. First Microsoft Team did 5 hours tests and could not resolve or find anything wrong, and they escalated the Problem. I will post updates...
Office 365 email No Outlook on my 365 site
I set up a free trial account on Office 365 for my business. In the process of setting it up I was asked to create a user name and domain etc. The username is as follows: email@example.com . I did not set up an email account for this email/logon account at that time. Now when I login...
Re: SharePoint online and outlook synchronization
Kevin Huang MSFT Support
Hi Binod, Thanks for your response. According to your situation, I did some tests on my side and found it was hard to meet your every requirement at present. First of all, I’d like to say you can sync a calendar between Outlook and the SharePoint calendar via the feature “ Connect...
.msg files - can open in outlook when file is checked out but not while checked in.
Bill Gilbert First Call
If .msg file stored in a library is checked out to me, I can open it directly in outlook 2010 just like any other office doc opens in its associated program. If it is checked in, it forces me to download the .msg file and then open it in outlook. Can this be resolved?
How to prevent additional mailboxes opening in outlook client
I have delegate access on 2 mailboxes in exchange 365. How do I prevent outlook 2013 automatically adding them when I add my primary account to outlook (exchange account)? In OWA I removed the shared folders and closed and started outlook again and they are still there. In other words, I may have...
Re: Outlook and SharePoint Online (Saving & Attaching Files)
James R Fox
In SharePoint / Outlook this is not as easy as you may hope and I understand your confusion. Basically, there are out of the box approaches which may meet your requirements or there are 3rd party products to assist. The out of the box approaches generally fall short in terms of usability (for most...
Re: Outlook Social Connector to Office365 My Site fails
Yes, all work except My Site.
Unable to share documents in Skydrive pro with external users
Hello, I am trying to add external users to share a folder from my Skydrive pro with view permissions only. Unfortunately I am not successful. I am adding them via the Share button in the ribbon. However, when I then click on the shared with button (also in the ribbon) they are either...
Re: Intermittent E-mail flow issues
We believe that the problem with our Office 365 users sometimes being unable to send emails to internal recipients on the same Office 365 account is because of an Outlook cache issue. The Outlook address cache that "suggests" matching email addresses to users when they type the first few characters...
Unable to Sync Task List on SharePoint Online 2013 and Outlook 2013
Hi, This post refers to a personal request following the instructions given by Evan Zhang on this discussion: http://community.office365.com/en-us/forums/154/t/172350.aspx?PageIndex=3 We are also having issues with the syncronization of the Task list with Outlook. Have tried all the alternatives...
Re: Logon Issue
Allen Zhang MSFT Support
Hi wsp1017, Before moving on, I’d like to confirm the following information: 1. Does the issue occur when trying to log in to your Outlook desktop client? 2. Can you log in to OWA (Outlook Web App) properly? Based on current situation, I’d like to recommend you try the suggestions...
Sync SharePoint list with Outlook Online
Hello community, I am trying the Office 365 E4 plan out , and i have the following question: I would like to create a SharePoint Online list with contacts ( already succeeded ) I would like to make the contacts from this SharePoint Online list available in outlook 2010 desktop version...
Re: Changing user rights to a list
Bourne Zhang MSFT Support
Hi Berniesaccaro, I understand that you want to add a user to the Owners group in a specific Distribution Group (DG). I have tested with my Office 365 pre upgrade account, and it works well. Here are my steps: 1. Log in to Office 365 MOP with an admin account. 2. Click Manage under Exchange...
Exchange Online SMTP Not Working With Any Email Client
I am trying to switch our company mail server to exchange online. I have successfully added my domain and users and can send and receive mails through Outlook Web App. I can also send and receive if I configure my Outlook 2013 client using Exchange protocol. However, some folks in company are...
Re: Tasklists: E-mail notifications
Paul Banez MSFT Support
Hi Saiful, First of all, I would like to confirm that based on your tags, you are using Office 365 Enterprise plan. In order for us to better find a specific solution for you, kindly provide us the following information: 1. Which version of Office 365 are you currently using, the...
Outlook display name
Can someone please tell me how to change the Outlook display name on my account? Currently it appears as if the message is from Paul Heppleston (firstname.lastname@example.org). I want it to appear as from that same email address but with a different display name - Journeying . How do I change...
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