office365 Tutorials

11. Migration from on-premise exchange 2003 to Office 365

By: Murali : 2012-10-24

Description: There are several considerations in terms of migration from on-premise exchange 2003 to Office 365. There is no definitive guide since there are so many ways you can approach the migration and deployment.

12. Create Word, Excel, PowerPoint using Office Web Apps in Office 365

By: Lincky : 2012-07-15

Description: Office 365 customers who sign up for E2 plan and above have Office Web Apps. Office web apps lets users create, edit and view office documents such as doc/xls/ppt using the browser even if they dont have Microsoft Office installed on their PC/laptop. However, to make this work, the administrator has to create some document templates in SharePoint before the users can use this. This is because, the documents they create are stored in SharePoint Online. To make Office web apps work the Administrator needs to do the following in SharePoint Online.

13. On-premise Exchange and Lync Online integration

By: Sachi : 2012-07-14

Description: The On-premise Exchange can be integrated with the Lync Online through this method. In fact it is not an integration but a method to achieve it. You just have to install Directory sync tool and sync all the users from your on-premise to the cloud. After that, choose the users in Office 365 and enable the lync online license for them. Thats it. Now install the lync client on the pc/laptop and the integration will work when meeting all of the following criteria.

14. Email limits and message limitations in Office 365

By: Kareem : 2012-07-13

Description: Recently a customer saw this error message "This message can't be sent. You've reached the limit on the number of messages that can be sent in a 24-hour period." in her OWA while trying to send an email. She had no clue on what is happening. After some research this is what we found out.

15. Migrating SharePoint WSS2.0 site to SharePoint Online and Backup the SharePoint Online

By: Kareem : 2012-06-29

Description: This is a simple step by step guide to migrate an existing SharePoint WSS2.0 version site to SharePoint Online and then automate the process of SharePoint Online Backup to your local drive. Only the steps are given. You can search the internet for doing each step in detail.

16. Comparison: SharePoint Online Plan 1 vs SharePoint Online Plan 2

By: Kareem : 2012-06-29

Description: SharePoint Online comes in two Plans. SharePoint Online Plan 1 and SharePoint Online Plan 2. The price is as follows:

17. Directory Synchronization tool in Office 365

By: Ashley : 2012-06-12

Description: Activating directory synchronization should be considered a long-term commitment. After you have activated directory synchronization, you can edit only synchronized objects by using on-premises apps.

18. Is autodiscover CNAME a must in Office 365

By: Ashley : 2012-06-12

Description: The Autodiscover service makes it easier to configure Outlook 2007 or Outlook 2010 and some mobile phones. You can't use the Autodiscover service with earlier versions of Outlook, including Outlook 2003. In earlier versions of Microsoft Exchange (Exchange 2003 SP2 or earlier) and Outlook (Outlook 2003 or earlier), you had to configure all user profiles manually to access Exchange. Extra work was required to manage these profiles if changes occurred to the messaging environment. Otherwise, the Outlook clients would stop functioning correctly.

19. Configure Outlook Manually for Office 365

By: Ashley : 2012-06-12

Description: To manually configure Outlook to connect to Exchange Online, follow these steps

20. Myths about Directory Synchronization in Office 365

By: Emiley J : 2012-04-18

Description: When you add new users to Active Directory, you automatically create identical users in Office 365. You can then activate and assign licenses to users so they can access Office 365. If the license includes Exchange Online, a mailbox is automatically created. You can activate users with directory synchronization either automatically using Windows PowerShell or manually in the Office 365 administration web application.