Office 365 Tutorials
Prepare to Migrate to Office 365
Before your email is moved to Office 365, complete this checklist to ensure your computer and mailbox are prepared for the migration and to shorten the time needed to complete the migration process.
Access Email from Desktop
Office 365 is accessible with supported desktop email clients. Follow the step-by-step instructions to configure clients on your operating system.
Access Email Online
Web access to your Office 365 account is available from anywhere you have Internet access using the Outlook Web App (webmail). Web access is full featured and provides a nearly identical experience to Microsoft Outlook, the recommended desktop client for Office 365. The Office 365 Web Basic instructions will help you get started.
Access Email on Mobile Devices
Exchange ActiveSync (EAS) allows you to synchronize email, contacts, calendar, tasks, and notes from an Exchange email server to your mobile device. Please read the setup and usage documents carefully before configuring your device.
It may be possible for you to connect to Office 365 from other devices not listed by using POP, IMAP, or other programs.
Configure Common Features
Office 365 supports many features common among email services:
- custom message signatures
- mail handling rules
- mailbox and calendar delegation
- automated out of office replies
Visit the configuring common features page for instructions on using these features.