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Outlook Web Access (OWA) gets a new look

On Sunday, June 14, Cornell’s Active Directory Federated Service (ADFS) will be upgraded to version 3.0 to improve security. At the same time, the outlook.cornell.edu login page will be refreshed with a new look that’s mobile friendly and features popular Cornell imagery. All Office 365 services will use the new login page (SharePoint, Yammer, etc.). […]

Narrow search criteria in Outlook

The following table shows examples of searches you might find useful. The search query syntax, available when the Instant Search feature is enabled, follows this basic form: keyword:your search criteria value. For example, from:bobby You can also use logical operators AND, NOT, OR, <, >, =, and so forth to refine your search, and these […]

IT Services that support team work

Interested in learning more about how you can interact, share, and collaborate with people based somewhere else, without having to get in the car? Check out the Guide to IT Services that support team work. Shortly you will also be able to watch a recording of the presentation: Tech That Can Save You a Trip which […]

Warning *New* Outlook for iPad, iPhone, and Android

Microsoft recently launched a *new* app for iPhone, iPad, and Android devices. This app was launched January 29, 2015, and is not currently recommended for use at Cornell due to its storage of data in locations not covered by Cornell’s contract with Microsoft. It should not be confused with Microsoft’s earlier OWA app, which was […]

Privacy warning: Outlook for iPad, iPhone, and Android

Microsoft recently released an Outlook app for iOS, including iPad, iPhone, and other devices from Apple, and a similar app for Android devices. Although the apps carry the Outlook name, they do not follow the same process as other Outlook-branded email applications when it comes to protecting your information or abiding by the contracts between […]

Increase in junk email

As often happens at the beginning of the academic year, students and the entire Cornell community may be seeing an increase in junk email, or spam. In addition to the issues we’ve written about in the past at http://www.it.cornell.edu/services/puremessage/surge-2013.cfm that are related to surges in spam activity, other factors may be at play. Find out […]

Office 365 Upgrade

Microsoft will be upgrading Office 365 starting tonight, Wednesday, December 4, at 8 pm Eastern Time and continuing through December 12. If you have any trouble at all the best temporary option is to try OWA @ http://outlook.cornell.edu/ The biggest change users will see after the upgrade is in Outlook Web App OWA. Microsoft has simplified Outlook […]

Upgrade of Office 365

The new timing for Microsoft to upgrade Cornell’s Office 365 instance will be in 60 to 90 days (in the range of December 2013 to January 2014). This effort is part of Microsoft’s global upgrade of Office 365. Would you like to know more?  Upgrade of Office 365 Update: 10/04/13 | Cornell IT News.

Time-Saving Microsoft Outlook Email Tips, Tricks & Shortcuts for PC Users

CIT Training is now offering a 2-hour Outlook Email class on Sept. 17th from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. in EHOB Training Room 140; $25 http://cornell.veplan.info/Education/course.aspx?sched=1&c=9927 How much of your time do you spend each day using Microsoft Outlook? For many people, Microsoft Outlook is overwhelming, disorganized and frustrating, but it doesn’t have to be that […]

Your Large Attachments

Before the move to Microsoft’s Office 365, we recommended that everyone remove any messages in their mailbox that were larger than 25 MB, as these messages would not be migrated. When your mailbox was migrated to Office 365, CIT created an archive of any oversized messages still present in your account. This archive has been […]

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