You can help by adding to it. February Macintosh[ edit ] Microsoft also released several versions of Outlook for classic Mac OS , though it was only for use with Exchange servers. It was not provided as a component of Microsoft Office for Mac, but instead made available to users from administrators or by download.
The final version was Outlook for Mac , which was fairly similar to Outlook and apart from being exclusively for Exchange users. Entourage is not directly equivalent to Outlook in terms of design or operation; rather, it is a distinct application which has several overlapping features including Exchange client capabilities. Microsoft Outlook for Mac Entourage was replaced by Outlook for Mac , which features greater compatibility and parity with Outlook for Windows than Entourage offered.
It is the first native version of Outlook for macOS. It also does not have a Project Manager equivalent to that in Entourage. On October 31, , Microsoft released Outlook for Mac v Outlook for Mac A new modern user interface with improved scrolling and agility when switching between Ribbon tabs.
Online archive support for searching Exchange online or on-premises archived mail. Master Category List support and enhancements delivering access to category lists name and color and sync between Mac, Microsoft Windows and OWA clients.
Office push email support for real-time email delivery. Faster first-run and email download experience with improved Exchange Web Services syncing. For example, forms can no longer be embedded in email.
No improvements have been made towards a more standards-compliant email client since the release of Outlook Transport Neutral Encapsulation Format Outlook and Exchange Server internally handle messages, appointments and items as objects in a data model which is derived from the old proprietary Microsoft Mail system, the Rich Text Format from Microsoft Word and the complex OLE general data model.
Outlook has also been criticized for having proprietary "Outlook extensions" to these Internet standards. Security concerns[ edit ] As part of its Trustworthy Computing initiative, Microsoft took corrective steps to fix Outlook's reputation in Office Outlook Among the most publicized security features are that Office Outlook does not automatically load images in HTML emails or permit opening executable attachments by default, and includes a built-in Junk Mail filter.
The main purpose of the add-ins is to add new functional capabilities into Microsoft Outlook and automate some routine operations. The term also refers to programs where the main function is to work on Outlook files, such as synchronization or backup utilities.
Outlook add-ins may be developed in Microsoft Visual Studio or third-party tools such as Add-in Express. Outlook add-ins are not supported in Outlook Web App. The exact supported features such as. NET components for later generations were extended with each release. It also provides recommendations within the inbox on various aspects like meeting scheduling, contacts, responses etc.
Hotmail Connector[ edit ] Hotmail Connector setup screen Microsoft Outlook Hotmail Connector formerly Microsoft Office Outlook Connector , is a discontinued and defunct free add-in for Microsoft Outlook , and , intended to integrate Outlook. It uses DeltaSync , a proprietary Microsoft communications protocol that Hotmail formerly used.
Version This meant that calendar features became free for all users, except for tasks synchronization which became unavailable.
In April , version Importing from other email clients[ edit ] Traditionally, Outlook supported importing messages from Outlook Express and Lotus Notes.
Microsoft Hotmail Connector add-in described above helps importing email from Hotmail accounts. Outlook later integrated the functionality of this add-in and added the ability to import email as well as calendar through Exchange ActiveSync protocol. This method must be processed folder by folder. The other method is to use a couple of free tools that keep the original folder structure.
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Read more 8. Create search folders for your most important emails. What are your most frequently accessed emails? Maybe they're emails from your boss or certain subjects now where's that TPS report? For any search you perform often, just save the search for quick access.
Click on Search Folders in the left navigation menu, select "New Search Folder," and then either use the wizards or manually customize the search to your specifications. Advertisement 9. Quickly save emails as files. If you want to save certain emails for posterity, you have a few methods at your disposal.
This will save them in Outlook's proprietary. Advertisement You could also use VBA scripts like this and these to automatically or semi-automatically save emails to your local hard drive as individual messages, freeing them from the. PST or. OST file Outlook keeps them in. Tasks, Calendar, Notes, and Journal Outlook isn't just an email client. It's a full-fledged Personal Information Manager.
Having everything in one place has its advantages, but there are still ways to use all these features more effectively. Advertisement Group tasks by custom priority. In addition to adding a start date to each of your tasks, add a custom priority field such as P0, P1, and P2. Then you can group your tasks by that custom field so you can see at a glance which ones to work on at the right time.
For example: Advertisement This method might also work well with productivity techniques like working on tasks in batches—such as the Workstation Popcorn way of working productively from home—or if you want to organize your tasks by the amount of time they take.