Where can I use the Outlook Client?
- University owned and managed PCs or Macs only
- Windows 10 PCs running version 1803 or higher with the Office 365 ProPlus x64 Suite
- Macs running Mojave with Office 2019 for Mac only
How do I know what version of Windows I am running?
You can follow Microsoft's instructions of obtaining your current windows version by following this link.
How do I know what version of MacOS I am running?
You can follow Apple's instructions of obtaining your MacOS version be going to this link.
How do I upgrade Windows if I dont have the correct version?
You can use the online upgrade form to request an upgrade.
How do I request an upgrade to the Mac OS I am running?
You can email email@example.com to request a MacOS upgrade.
How can I setup the Outlook Client?
Here is instructions on setup up the Outlook Client on Windows and Mac.
How can I upgrade to the Outlook Client if I still have Zimbra?
You can follow the Instructions to Remove Zimbra and upgrade to Office 365 ProPlus here
Can I install the Outlook Client on my home PC or Mac?
Any Student, Faculty, or Staff member can install Office 365 up to 5 times while they are affiliated with the University. This configuration is not supported on Campus workstations, however you can view a tutorial on setting up Office 365 for home use here.
What is the difference between the Outlook Client and Outlook for the Web?
You can view a comparison of Outlook for the Web, the Outlook Client and the Android App on Microsoft's Outlook Comparison Site.
How can I turn off the Focused Inbox?
You can review how to turn off this feature here on Microsoft's site.
Can I open a Departmental Shared Mailbox (DSM) from the Outlook Client?
Yes you can and here are the instructions for opening Departmental Shared Mailboxes.
What can I do with the Outlook Client?
You can get an over view of what Outlook can do on Microsoft's Outlook site. Here is a list of some common tutorials in the Outlook Client:
- Quick Start for Outlook
- Inbox overview of the Outlook Desktop
- Contacts and Tasks
- Managing Email
Please contact the IT Service Desk for any issue or more information you need about the Outlook Client.