Office365 Tutorials

11. 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:


12. 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.


13. Configure Outlook Manually for Office 365

By: Ashley : 2012-06-12

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


14. 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.


15. 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.


16. Change Dirsync synchronization frequency

By: Emiley J : 2012-04-18

Description: Microsoft document clearly says, the directory synchronization frequency CANNOT be changed. What you can do instead is to manually initiate the dirsync to run as and when you want using the powershell


17. Adding and deleting new users in Active Directory when DirSync is running - 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.


18. 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.


19. Setting up Office 365 in Android phones and tablets

By: Emiley J : 2012-04-04

Description: In a recent Office 365 migration from On-premise exchange to Office 365, everything was fine except for the Android Activesync setup. In fact, we were trying all sorts of different settings and finally found this one which worked in all the android devices.


20. Change primary e-mail address of a Office 365 user or group

By: Emiley J : 2012-03-16

Description: If your office 365 account has multiple domains and aliases, and one user has multiple proxy addresses then when there is always a primary email address for each user or group. To change this for any user you can run this following command.