Configure Outlook for Mac to use iCloud email aliases

Apple’s iCloud service (formerly Mobile Me, formerly .Mac) offers email aliases for every account. Aliases are a feature common to many email services. iCloud allows each account to enable up to three additional email addresses without having to pay for or manage three additional accounts. They are useful as temporary addresses for online purchases to avoid spam or as long-term addresses that are more memorable than the account name.

For example, if my iCloud account . . .

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Glossary

Terms used with Entourage, Outlook & Apple Account Archive (zip) “Archive and Install” of the Mac OS Autofil, Autocomplete or Most Recently Used (MRU) AutoUpdate (MAU) Daemons Database for Entourage Digital Signatures Domain Encryption File Extensions Identity/User IMAP and POP Accounts Invisible files Jargon Log Out/In Mac not MAC Mac BU MERP MBOX Microsoft AU daemon Microsoft User Data folder (MUD) Most Recently Used (MRU) a.k.a. AutoComplete list MVP Notifications Online Access Packages POP Accounts . . .

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Create Service to “Add Attachment to new Entourage Message”

You can simply drag a file to the Entourage icon in the Dock to add as attachment to a new or existing message, but if you want to create a Service so you can control-click (right-click) on a file to add it as an attachment to a new Entourage message, Snow Leopard’s Automator makes it easy to do. . . .

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Microsoft Office 2008 for Mac 12.1.2 Update

Microsoft releases updater 12.1.2 for Microsoft Office for Mac 2008. . . .

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Microsoft Office 2004 for Mac 11.5.1 Update

Microsoft releases updater 11.5.1 for Microsoft Office for Mac 2008. . . .

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Why does syncing play Gossip with my contacts?

When Steve Jobs announced the iPhone at Macworld 2007, I was one of the thousands of attendees gawking at the phone in its crystal case flanked with security guards. The announcement generated more questions than answers. As an Entourage 2004 user and a prospective iPhone owner I wanted to hear “… and it will sync with Entourage!” but nobody knew until a short while before the iPhone was released in June that it would indeed . . .

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