Use VBA to Create a List of Exchange GAL Members

Use an Outlook macro to create a list of users in the Exchange Global Address List or a list of member of a distribution group in the GAL.

Using two (or more) custom domains with Office 365

An Office 365 administrator wanted to know if he could add a second domain to the mailboxes. Mail sent to the old address will be delivered to the mailbox.

Outlook Mac Quick Tip: Turn off 'On My Computer" Folders

How to hide the On My Computer folders in Outlook for Mac.

Add-in can only be Disabled by an Administrator

When you attempt to remove an add-in, the dialog tells you that only an administrator can connect or disconnect the add-in: This add-in is installed for all users on this computer and can only be connected or disconnected by an administrator.

Open Attachment Dialog: 'If you continue, you'll lose changes'

The scenario goes like this: A user starts to compose a message and adds an attachment to the it. The user then opens the attachment and edits it. When Outlook's auto-save kicks in, an annoying and confusing warning message pops up telling the user that changes will be lost. If you continue, you'll lose your  

Outlook Folders Move Around When Clicked

Many users have discovered an annoying 'feature' in Outlook 2013: the folders in the navigation pane shift around. This is due in part to the ability to arrange folders (and data files) in any order in the navigation pane. Many users report the problem is solved when they put the Inbox at the top of  

Macro to Bulk Import Contacts and vCards into Outlook

Microsoft Outlook does not support importing multiple vCards – you need to import them one vcard at a time. While this is tolerable for a few, its frustrating when you a large number to import. This can also be done using VBA, basically automating the process you'd use to do it manually: open each contact,  

Office Modern Authentication Public Preview

Microsoft recently announced that Office 2013 client modern authentication is in public preview for Office365 tenants. What is Modern authentication? It's multi-factor authentication using the Active Directory Authentication Library (ADAL)-based sign in to Office 2013 Windows clients. Modern authentication requires the March 2015 or later update for Office 2013. It is turned off by default  

Creating a Room Mailbox with Exchange Online

How to set up a room mailbox using Office 365.

Outlook 2016 Preview

A first look at some of the new features in Outlook 2016.

Remove Outlook apps from Outlook

A small business recently migrated to Office 365 and the users were complaining about the Bing Maps and Actions links under the message header in many messages. These are Outlook apps, currently available only on Office 365 if using Outlook 2013/2016

Setting Custom Reminder Times

How to enter a custom reminder or snooze time in Microsoft Outlook.

Send a Task Status Report

Send an Outlook Task update using the Task Update button or customize the update using a macro.

LinkedIn Social Connector Provider: Gone

As many users of the LinkedIn provider for Outlook's Social Connector learned a couple of weeks ago, they would no longer be receiving information about their LinkedIn contacts, specifically, the LinkedIn Contact folder will be removed and feeds won't sync. For the time being, LinkedIn contacts and profile photos are still syncing with Outlook. In  

Outlook 2013 March 2015 Update

This month's update for Outlook 2013 fixes a long list of issues, including the following: Excessive and unnecessary sync issues between Outlook and Exchange server were addressed. Recover Deleted Item window supports keyboard navigation to recover or permanently delete items. When your password has expired and you use MAPI over HTTP to connect to your