Office 365 (Known Issues) - Limited Functionality in Outlook 2011 for Mac

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Basic Information:
You may find that Outlook 2011 on Macs does not contain the full range of functionality as Outlook 2013/2016.

Impact: Individuals will be unable to perform certain operations within the Outlook 2011 desktop client. Known limitations include:
  • Accessing some shared calendars that have been accepted in OotW.
  • Microsoft Outlook for Mac 2011 does not update your Microsoft Exchange calendar when you accept a meeting request. When you accept a meeting and then select Do not Send a Response, Outlook for Mac 2011 updates your local calendar but does not update the calendar on your Exchange mailbox.
  • Add Contact Group option may be grayed out.
  • Contact groups are not saved to the Exchange server. Any groups that you create are saved on your computer and are available only in Outlook 2011 for Mac.
Workaround:  For full functionality, use Outlook 2013/2016 on a Windows machine.

Keywords:O365, Office 365, OotW, Outlook, Outlook client, Outlook 2010, Outlook 2014, Mac,   Doc ID:46112
Owner:Help Desk K.Group:UW-Milwaukee Help Desk
Created:2015-01-09 17:57 CDTUpdated:2022-06-27 16:42 CDT
Sites:UW-Milwaukee Help Desk
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