Mac Outlook Support Utilities

Today we released some useful utilities for Mac Outlook 2016. OutlookSearchRepair (Download Here): This utility will repair search results for Microsoft Outlook. Why use it: Search results within Outlook show nothing or return older items only such as when you are looking for an email you know you have and might already be looking at it but…


Office for Mac IRM protection issues

In Office 2016 for Mac applications such as Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint, version 15.25, you may experience issues with IRM.  This issue only occurs with on-premises RMS servers. If you are using RMS hosted on Office 365 servers and are experiencing an issue with IRM, this is not the same issue, so please contact Microsoft support. This issue…


Office for Mac is moving to 64-bit!

If you haven’t heard the news you will want to check out the announcement that was released earlier this month. Bits are available for you to test with the Office Insider Fast Program.   Details on how to move to Insider Fast are below. 3136076 How to opt in and opt out of the Office Insider Program…


Junk Mail in Outlook 2016 for Mac

Outlook 2016 for Mac (aka Outlook for Mac for Office 365) has some changes compared to Outlook for Mac 2011 in regards to Junk Email Protection. This blog post will explain how Outlook 2016 for Mac handles Junk Email Protection. Please see the previous Blog post Junk Mail in Outlook for Mac 2011 for more information…


Outlook and Outlook for Mac updates & build numbers

Have you ever looked at your Outlook or Outlook for Mac build number and wanted to know when that build was released or what KB article corresponds with it? Maybe you wanted to know how many updates have been released since then and what those later updates contain. Previously, it may have taken a lot…


Share your ideas for Outlook for Mac!

You can now help improve Outlook for Mac by sharing your ideas and suggestions at the Outlook for Mac User Voice forum! Share what's important to you by submitting your own ideas, or voting on other ideas that have already been suggested.   Please note that other Outlook products have their own user voice forums which…


Side-by-Side Calendar feature in Outlook for Mac

Note: Outlook for Mac for Office 365 and the Outlook for Mac application released as part of the Office 2016 for Mac Preview are the same product, so this blog applies to both as long as they are updated to version 15.8 or higher. The 15.8 update for Outlook for Mac was released on March…


Outlook for Mac for Office 365 Database

One of the biggest improvements in Outlook for Mac for Office 365 compared to Outlook for Mac 2011 is that the database has been completely replaced by SQLite.  If you’ve used Outlook for Mac 2011 previously, you may have ran into issues with database corruption and are familiar with having to manually rebuild the database….


Outlook for Mac for Office 365 New Email Notification Options

Outlook for Mac for Office 365 has several new email notification options available to configure so you can customize how you are notified of new emails you may have missed.  This blog post will explain these email notification options. Note: Email notifications only appear if you miss the email arriving in Outlook.  This means that…