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Users are reporting problems configuring iCloud in Outlook on brand new computers. When they check the box for Mail, Contacts, Calendars they receive and error error message that there is no default profile.
When Microsoft Outlook thinks your message is part of your signature or spell check doesn't work as expected, the problem is easily fixed.
What is @mentions? When you type @ in the message body and begin typing a name, an autocomplete list pops up.
The Microsoft App Store version of Office changes a few things in Outlook. This version is available to Windows 10S users and is currently supplied as the pre-installed version many laptops.
With the Calendar Details view gone, use Calendar views to reduce calendar clutter.
Microsoft implemented stricter fraud detection checks in Office 365 and Exchange Online Protection and unauthenticated messages are automatically marked as spam and moved to the Junk Email folder.
Outlook has a default limit of 20 MB for sending email messages, which is about right for most ISPs. When you try to send a large message, Outlook lets you know that the message is too large before the message is sent to the Outbox. You can change the limit by editing the registry.
When you use Send To > Mail recipient or insert an attachment into a message before adding the address, and select a name from autocomplete that is over the attachment, you can send the message just by pressing S.
Outlook's Signature or Stationery and Fonts button are grayed out or won't do anything when you click it or causes Outlook to freeze or crash.
Replicate the Getting Things Done Outlook Addin function to simultaneously reply to an email message, create a task or appointment, and have that email reply linked to the task or appointment.