Do you ever see strange attachments to your emails named winmail.dat? This is a relic from the days when Microsoft monopolized the desktop operating system and decided to create it’s own format for the transmission of email (completely ignoring already well established conventions). The called this oddity Transport Neutral Encapsulation Format (or TNEF for short).
Some email readers (like OSx’s Mail or Mozilla’s Thunderbird) and email transfer agents (the server software that passes your email along until it reaches your mailbox) don’t support TNEF and sometimes strange things happen which cause emails to display with winmail.dat attachments. Continue reading “TNEF and winmail.dat – what’s that?”
At a casual glance Exchange Online 2 is like Exchange Online 1 with an additional 50GB of email storage space. However, there is more to EOL2 than meets the eye. Continue reading “Why choose Exchange Online 2?”
Please see this Office knowledge base article for up to date information on configuring your Exchange mailbox on an iOS device.
If you’re a 365 user you should definitely try the native Outlook mobile app for Android or IOS. It comes packed with great features which trump the pre-installed mail reading apps in both the Apple and Google operating systems. Not to mention the most surprising fact that Outlook for mobile is free, well kind of… Continue reading “Is the Outlook app for IOS and Android really free?”
You can always access your 365 mailbox via a web browser (Chrome, Firefox, Safari, Edge etc.) by visiting the 365 login page. Bookmark this page or else visit Google and search for ‘365 login’. Continue reading “How can I access my email?”
Please see this below Office knowledge base article for up to date information on configuring your Exchange mailbox on an Android device.
Users can change their own passwords by logging into 365 at https://login.microsoftonline.com using their web browser (we recommend Google Chrome) and visiting their profile. From there go to ‘Security & privacy’ and select ‘Change your password’.
Company administrators can also change user passwords by logging into Dcentral and navigation to the mailbox is question.
You can also contact our support team regarding the resetting of your mailbox password.
Please follow the step in this Microsoft Knowledge base article for configuring your mailbox on Outlook for Windows.
Outlook 2011 for Mac and Outlook 2016 for Mac use a very similar account setup method. Please see the official Microsoft knowledge base article on how to setup an Exchange mailbox using Outlook for Mac.
Log onto Dcentral with your username and password. Navigate towards Email, follow onscreen instructions.