There is no need to uninstall your current Office installation first. MSI-based installation Now that your computer has been prepared, you can run the installer to install Office By default, it will install the bit edition unless you specifically tell it not to.
If the bit edition is what you want again; this is recommended , then just follow the setup instructions and move to the next section in this guide. If any such application is still installed, you will not be able to install the bit edition of Office.
To install the bit edition, you must close the current Setup window and browse to the installation source for instance on the CD or DVD-drive. Open it and run the setup The setup process is further the same as for the bit version of Office. Starting Outlook for the first time after the upgrade When you start Outlook for the first time after the upgrade, the startup could take some time.
This is because your previous settings are being migrated. Mail profiles are upgraded on startup and some accounts will be re-cached. If you are upgrading from a version earlier than Outlook Service Pack 2, then several extensive file structure changes to the pst-file are being made which could take a lot of time especially with a large pst-file.
Upgrading from a later version usually goes a lot quicker. When the processing is being performed in the background, Outlook notifies you with a Notification Bar at the top in your main Outlook Window. While upgrading from a previous version of Outlook will automatically upgrade your mail profile, it still is recommended to recreate you mail profile when upgrading from Outlook or previous due to deep level changes to multi-account, Outlook.
Special upgrade notices Depending on your current configuration of Outlook and version, there are a couple of additional things to be aware of. If you are an Office subscriber and not yet ready to upgrade, you can postpone the automatic upgrade so you can prepare for it first.
Postponing the automatic Office upgrade to Office When you are currently using Outlook as part of an Office subscription, you can postpose the automatic upgrade to Office for up to a year after its release by setting a Registry value. BCM will not be updated for Office compatibility. If you are currently relying of BCM, you can uninstall Office and reinstall your previous version of Office and it will continue to work again. It is available via an Office Business Premium subscription.
There are also smartphone and tablet apps available to access your data on the go as well. As BCM was originally also based on this product, you may find it to work quite similar and be able to directly migrate much of your data. Outlook and previous: Outlook Hotmail Connector accounts Outlook. If you still have the Outlook Hotmail Connector installed on your computer, you can uninstall it.
You can choose to backup your pst-files manually or include them in other backup schedules which you have configured already. Re-caching and recreation of mailboxes Due to various mail account and data file changes, your mailbox will be re-cached from the mail server in the following situations: If you are using an Exchange account, then your mailbox will be re-cached to a new compacter ost-file format. If you are using an IMAP account, then your mailbox will also be re-cached in an ost-file rather than a pst-file.
If your Sent Items and other default mailbox folders are mapped incorrectly see: Outlook no longer uses an nk2-file for caching but stores these addresses in the Outlook mailbox itself. When you upgrade to Outlook , the nk2-file is automatically imported upon starting Outlook for the first time. When you create a new Outlook mail profile or when using Outlook on a new computer, you can import an existing nk2-file in the following way; Copy the nk2-file to the following folder; C: So in that case you would call your file outlook.
Outlook will automatically append. So in our example it will now be called; outlook. Outlook compatibility with previous versions of Office Unlike with previous versions of Office, it is not supported to have multiple versions of the application installed. To do this, you must first install and fully update the standalone Office application before installing Office Volume License based msi-installations of Outlook can still co-exist with previous versions of other Office applications on the same computer.
There are a couple of side-notes though; Attachment Previewers Attachment Previewers for other Office applications will only work when the other Office applications are the versions as well. The previewers of the , and versions of Word, Excel and PowerPoint are not compatible with Outlook Outlook standalone installations Outlook is available as a standalone application as well without needing to install or buy the other Office applications.
However, not all features might be available to you. Similar to Outlook , Outlook and Outlook , the following features require you to install Word as well; Autoformat.
As well as fixes many of the Office Outlook bugs that existed with Outlook Wish I would have made the upgrade a long time ago, but I thought the differences were to small to justify the switch, boy was I wrong. Great product. Would recommend to family and friends. Average rating: Manufacturers, suppliers and others provide what you see here, and we have not verified it. See our disclaimer Microsoft Outlook offers premium business and personal e-mail management tools to more than million users worldwide.
With the release of Outlook , you get a richer set of experiences to meet your communication needs at work, home, and school. From a redesigned look to advanced e-mail organization, search, communication, and social networking features, Outlook provides you with a world-class experience to stay productive and in touch with your personal and business networks. Want information on Outlook with customer and contact management features? Key Features and Benefits: Manage multiple e-mail accounts from one place You can easily manage e-mail messages from multiple mailboxes.
Synchronize multiple e-mail accounts from services such as hotmail, Gmail, or just about any other provider to Outlook Improved connectivity with Microsoft Exchange Server supports the use and management of multiple Exchange Server e-mail accounts in one location.
Manage large volumes of e-mail with ease Conversation view in Outlook improves the tracking of e-mail conversations - reducing information overload - and helps you manage large amounts of e-mail with ease. Entire conversations can be condensed and categorized with a single click. And, conversation management tools enable you to save valuable inbox space by turning dozens of e-mails into just a few conversations using the clean up feature.
Or, use the ignore feature to send the entire conversation to your deleted items. Customize common tasks into single-click commands. Create and save custom actions in a way with quick steps in Outlook You can save time by creating and defining multi-step tasks that you can execute with a single click, including reply and delete, move to a specific folder, create an e-mail to assigned groups, and more.
Make scheduling a breeze Conveniently and efficiently schedule appointments, share your calendar availability and manage your work schedule. With the e-mail calendar feature, you can send your schedule to others so they can quickly find time for your next appointment.
And, the schedule view provides a horizontal display of multiple calendars. Calendar management tools enable you to save frequently used groups of calendars so they can be quickly redisplayed whenever you need them.
Search to easily find what you're looking for With Outlook , you can easily sort through high volumes of data. The enhanced search tools provide you with ways to quickly find and manage large quantities of e-mail, calendar, and contact items. Create e-mail messages that capture attention Dynamic graphics and picture editing tools are not just for Word and PowerPoint anymore.
With Outlook , you can grab your readers' attention by using compelling visuals such as pre-built SmartArt graphics, office themes, and styles.
You also can more easily bring your ideas across to your readers by inserting and formatting screenshots in Outlook. Stay connected to your social and business networks Outlook is your hub for friends, family, and colleagues.
Use Outlook social connector to get additional information about people, such as mutual friends and other social information, while staying better connected to your social and business circles. Ensure that your e-mail messages get to the intended audience For business users, sending unnecessary e-mail messages to out-of-office contacts, accidentally replying to a large distribution list, or distributing confidential information outside the company are frequent concerns.
With the MailTips feature, you're alerted when you are about to send e-mail to a large distribution list, to someone who is out of the office or to individuals outside the organization. Explore this item.