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It has surpassed Google Apps and it’s growing fast. Worse, the hole is in the support for mobile devices – you know, the ones that are rapidly displacing computers and becoming the primary devices for billions of people. Seriously, this is the Wikipedia entry: “Outlook on the web (previously called Exchange Web Connect, Outlook Web Access, and Outlook Web App in Office 365 . It’s not a very good app, and it’s redundant now that Microsoft has its separate, and far better, Outlook app. Instead, it can be opened by anyone with permission in Outlook or webmail.One of the important features of an Exchange mail system like Office 365 is the ability to share a calendar and contacts. But that kind of “shared mailbox” can’t be seen on mobile devices.

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Maybe you want to share your calendar with colleagues, or set up a company contact list. Microsoft offers another i OS and Android app named “OWA.” It stands for “Outlook Web Access,” which was the name for Office 365 webmail until Microsoft changed it because they hate us. It stands for “we can’t be bothered to rename this app because it’s going to be discontinued soon.” I don’t even know what they call Office 365 webmail today. By the time I find out today’s name, they’ll change it again. Instead, a company would set up a licensed $5/month mailbox just like a mailbox for an employee, with its own email address to log in and its own password.

Office 365 offers several ways to set up shared calendars and shared contacts. Most people use the built-in calendar app on their phones. Some people use the Outlook app from Microsoft on their phones. Then everyone who needed it would be given the login credentials and could add it to their phones.

Don't use i Cloud calendar, contact, or tasks sync for Exchange, Gmail, or Hotmail accounts.

Contacts Disappeared | Sync Stops Working | Show i Cloud Contacts First | Sync Tools Save and Move Contacts to the i Cloud Folder Tutorial | More Information i Cloud creates a new contacts folder in your profile and moves your contacts to it. Go to the Contacts navigation pane and select the "Contacts - i Cloud" folder to view your contacts.

They are supported on every device imaginable, from Windows and Mac computers to the native mail/contact/calendar apps on i OS and Android. You can select any or all and have them displayed with color coded entries. Microsoft hasn’t updated the i Phone version of OWA since December. You can set up a shared mailbox and let everyone access it on their phones in addition to their primary Office 365 mailbox. The term “shared mailbox” is a term of art in Office 365.

Office 365 is one of the most commonly deployed applications among businesses. The Android version last got some bug fixes in February. For reasons that aren’t clear, you can’t view shared contacts in the OWA app. It’s possible to set up a “shared mailbox” for free that doesn’t have its own login credentials.

From there, right-click any selected contact and choose "Add to Contacts".

You can select all of them by selecting the first one, scrolling to the end of the list, and click the last item.

Click on the Address Book (on the Home ribbon or Standard toolbar) to open the Address Book. This order is used for auto-resolution, when a name is not in the autocomplete list.

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