The US makes the switch to Daylight Saving Time Sunday, March 8, 2015. If you use Entourage or Outlook for Mac, you’ll need to quit and relaunch before it recognizes the time change.
Check when your location makes the change: http://www.timeanddate.com/time/dst/2015.html
A user recently asked for help migrating her contacts from Entourage’s Address Book to Apple Contacts.
I use both categories and the custom fields for my contacts. Some contacts have multiple categories. I need to retain this information. Many of my contacts are folks that without their photo or category I wouldn’t remember who they are.
Since Sync Services has been discontinued in Mavericks, you have to manually move your data unless you can revert . . .
Continue Reading: Move your Entourage contacts to Apple Contacts in Mavericks
Both Office 2004 and Office 2008 are End of Life applications. This means they are not longer supported and will receive no updates or fixes. Office 2008 does run under Mavericks. There are a few issues, but no show stoppers. See this post for more info. Users that are still using Office 2004, will have to upgrade to a newer version of Office or move to Apple’s applications. Office 2004 will run under Snow Leopard . . .
Continue Reading: Using Entourage in Mavericks
Office for Mac 2008 and 2011 are both compatible with OS X 10.9.0 Mavericks. Some users have no issues while others are having minor issues and a few users are having major issues. If you have not upgraded, I suggest you wait until 10.9.1 or 10.9.2 is released.
Be sure to backup first and read Apple Discussions for all the latest news. Mavericks has had serious issues with hardware especially Western Digital drives. Some printers . . .
Continue Reading: Issues with Mavericks and Office for Mac – How to troubleshoot
The US makes the switch to Daylight Saving Time Sunday, November 4, 2012. If you use Entourage or Outlook for Mac, you’ll need to quit and relaunch before it recognizes the time change.
The US makes the switch to Daylight Saving Time Sunday, November 6, 2011. If you use Entourage or Outlook for Mac, you’ll need to quit and relaunch before it recognizes the time change.
Microsoft has released the Microsoft Office 2008 for Mac 12.2.9 Update. (333 MB) It has also released the Microsoft Entourage 2008 for Mac, Web Services Edition installer. (64 MB) The update requires that the Microsoft Office 2008 for Mac Service Pack 1 (12.1.0) or later be installed first.
According to the update’s description this update improves stability and addresses vulnerabilities that an attacker can use to execute malicious code.
This release is a cumulative . . .
Continue Reading: Microsoft releases Office 2008 for Mac 12.2.9 Update and Web Services Edition 13.0.9
Microsoft posted fix for sent time in KB 2450078: The sent time in an email message body is incorrect when you reply or forward the email message by using an EWS application in an Exchange Server 2007 environment
This applies to both Entourage 2008 EWS v13 and Outlook for Mac 2011 in a Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 environment.
To resolve this issue, install the following update rollup: Rollup 3 for Exchange Server 2007 Service Pack . . .
Continue Reading: Fix: Sent time in replies or forwards for Exchange 2007 users
If you are a MoblieMe member, Apple requires you to upgrade to the new CalDAV-based MobileMe Calendar by May 5, 2011. Currently neither Entourage nor Outlook for Mac 2011 supports CalDAV. The new move also requires you to have Snow Leopard 10.6 installed and this requires an Intel computer. Apparently if you are still on Leopard, it works with limitations. See these links for additional info:
MobileMe: Frequently Asked Questions about the new MobileMe Calendar . . .
Continue Reading: New MobileMe Calendar uses CalDAV
Free Hotmail accounts have always been accessible via a web browser but access with an email client previously required premium services. Microsoft made the switch in January 2009 to allow free POP account access in an email client.
This article will help you setup your Windows Live Hotmail account in Outlook for Mac 2011 and explain your options to access your data that does not directly download. To setup Microsoft Entourage as POP see this . . .
Continue Reading: Setup & Use Windows Live Hotmail in Outlook & Entourage