Connecting another email service to Outlook (online)

Connecting another email service to Outlook (online) You can connect other E-Mail accounts to your new Office 365 Outlook in a few easy steps (this helps to keep all your E-Mails in one place). Go to https://portal.office.com (click this link) and log in using your new Office 365 password. On the start menu click the Outlook tile. […]

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Importing contacts to Outlook/ Office 365 (using a .csv file)

Importing contacts to Outlook/ Office 365 (using a .csv file) For this example it is assumed you have made a .csv file already (as different providers have different methods of creating one). Log into your Office 365 portal here using your new Office 365 login credentials (username and password). On the start screen click to open […]

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How to set “Out of office” automatic replies on Outlook

How to set “Out of office” automatic replies on Outlook This example uses Outlook 2013. Turning on “Automatic Replies” Open Outlook 2013 as you would do normally. Click the “File” tab in the top left hand corner.   This will bring up the Outlook menu (defaults to the “Info” tab). Click the “Automatic Replies” button (circled […]

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What version of Windows am I running (32 vs 64 bit)?

What version of Windows am I running (32 vs 64 bit)? This article will help you to understand which version of Windows you are running. This is also useful when downloading Office 365 from the online portal (it asks what version you require) as well as other programs and drivers that are 32/64 bit machine exclusive. Downloading the […]

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Where has my Lync gone? (Skype for Business)

Where has my Lync gone? (Skype for Business) Microsoft Lync has been formally replaced with Skype for Business after Microsoft acquired Skype from its developers. This has been done to streamline Office 365 services. You can now use Skype for business just as you would Lync. If it hasn’t already switched it soon will (Windows […]

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How to cancel an upload? (SharePoint Workspace)

How to cancel an upload? (SharePoint Workspace) This example uses Windows 8.1. Users using 7 or below just use the search bar in the start menu. The first thing is to cancel the SharePoint workspace upload session. Click the start button and type “Task Manager” and open this application. Click the processes tab and select Microsoft […]

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SharePoint Workspace doesn’t appear to sync with SharePoint Online

SharePoint Workspace doesn’t appear to sync with SharePoint Online There are a few possible reasons why  SharePoint Workspace doesn’t seem to sync with SharePoint Online. The automatic downstream (documents held online being downloaded to your machine) is set to download new documents and edits every 10 minutes. There is information on the last synchronisation time […]

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How to mass upload (to SharePoint)

How to mass upload (to SharePoint) We need to allow the connection  between Windows and SharePoint directly. Open Internet Explorer [also known as IE] – (in this example IE 11 is being used). Press ALT and click Tools from the bar that appears.   From the drop down box click Internet Options. Select the security […]

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Initial Outlook Setup

Initial Outlook Setup (You require Outlook to be installed on your device before following the steps in this article) If you do not have Outlook installed click here. (This will open a new window with an article on installing Office 365 which contains Outlook). This support article goes through the process of setting up Outlook […]

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