Browse by Tags - Microsoft Online Services Team Blog - Site Home - TechNet Blogs
See all products »
Curah! curation service
Microsoft Tech Companion App
Microsoft Technical Communities
Microsoft Virtual Academy
Server and Tools Blogs
TechNet Flash Newsletter
Cloud and Datacenter
Windows Server 2012 R2
System Center 2012 R2
Microsoft SQL Server 2012 SP1
Windows 8.1 Enterprise
See all trials »
Microsoft Download Center
TechNet Evaluation Center
Compatability & Converters
Microsoft Virtual Academy
Free Windows Server 2012 courses
Free Windows 8 courses
SQL Server training
MCSA: Windows 8
Windows Server Certification (MCSE)
Private Cloud Certification (MCSE)
SQL Server Certification (MCSE)
Second shot for certification
Born To Learn blog
Find technical communities in your area
For small and midsize businesses
For IT professionals
For technical support
For home users
Microsoft Premier Online
Microsoft Fix It Center
Security Bulletins & Advisories
International support solutions
Log a support ticket
Not an IT pro?
Microsoft Customer Support
Microsoft Community Forums
Microsoft Online Services Team Blog
Technical discussions on the Microsoft Online Services and the various aspects of each of these services.
Business Productivity Online Suite
customer and partner stories
Feature Of The Week
Free Assessment Tools
getting started with bpos
Microsoft Online Services
Migration and Coexistence
Notes from the field
Office Communications Online
Planning and Evaluation Resources
Service Administrator Help
this week in bpos news
Tips and Tricks
Try Services for Free
Watch a Demo
we're all in
Browse by Tags
Microsoft Online Services Team Blog
feature of the week
BPOS-S: Configuring Outlook 2011 for Mac with the New Sign In Application
Update 12/21/2011: We are in the process of removing outdated videos. This video has been marked private and will be removed in the next few weeks. In our latest BPOS Support series video , we learn how to configure Outlook 2011 for Mac with the new Sign In application. Microsoft Online users with...
25 Apr 2011
BPOS-S: Configure Email Address Forwarding For a Microsoft Exchange Online Mailbox
Update 12/21/2011: We are in the process of removing outdated videos. This video has been marked private and will be removed in the next few weeks. For this week’s BPOS support video we learn how to configure e-mail address forwarding for a Microsoft Exchange Online mailbox. E-mail forwarding...
21 Feb 2011
4 New PowerShell cmdlets
Written by Stacia Snapp, Microsoft User Experience Writer. Four new Microsoft PowerShell cmdlets are now available for you to use with Microsoft Online Services. The first two cmdlets below let you manage alternate recipient settings for a user’s mailbox. The last cmdlets help you enable or disable POP...
2 Feb 2011
BPOS-S: Troubleshooting Permissions in SharePoint Online
Update 12/21/2011: We are in the process of removing outdated videos. This video has been marked private and will be removed in the next few weeks. In our latest BPOS support video we learn how to troubleshoot permissions in SharePoint Online. SharePoint Online is one of the services included in Microsoft...
28 Dec 2010
Technical Tuesday: Using MX Records to Enable Inbound Messaging
It’s Technical Tuesday and we are featuring a technical look at how to use MX records to enable inbound messaging. MX stands for Mail Exchange, and a single domain can have multiple MX records. MX records are entries in DNS that specify the mail server addresses that you want email messages sent to your...
14 Dec 2010
Introducing SharePoint Online Workflows
Are you a SharePoint Online pro? Do you know about SharePoint Online Workflows? In this 12 minute webcast, Brett Hill demonstrates how you can easily trigger a customized email to be sent when a new item is added to a SharePoint Online list. The presentation below includes details about creating workflows...
29 Nov 2010
Microsoft Online Services Trial Guide, Part 2. How Partners Can Add Value Using the Managed Trial Guide
Last week, Brett Hill of Advaiya Inc. answered the question, "What do I do with my free Microsoft Online Services trial account?" This week we take another look at the Microsoft Online Services trial guide in part 2 of this video series and learn how Partners Can Add Value Using the Managed Trial Guide...
15 Nov 2010
Getting Started with BPOS – Part 1
In our latest BPOS technical video, Brett Hill of Advaiya Inc. gives us several tips for configuring a BPOS trial account. In this video you will learn how to streamline the BPOS trial process and improve your overall BPOS experience. This session includes advice about selecting the Live ID associated...
27 Oct 2010
Using PowerShell Cmdlets
For this week’s BPOS support video we learn how to migrate on-premise mailboxes to Exchange Online using PowerShell. This video explains what PowerShell is, and how to create a basic PowerShell script. A PowerShell script is more powerful than using the migration console and is easier to use when migrating...
26 Oct 2010
Hotmail vs. Exchange Online
Written by Brett Hill of Advaiya, Inc. Ever since BPOS was launched, one of the questions that comes up over and over is why would you pay for services that you can get for free? I think this is a great question and deserves a closer look. First and foremost, free is hard to beat. If you can get...
29 Sep 2010
What is MOSBAC? It stands for the Microsoft Online Services BlackBerry Administration Center. MOSBAC is an extension to the existing Microsoft Online Services Administration Center that focuses on controlling BlackBerry licensees for your BPOS users. With MOSBAC you can fulfill the following scenarios...
22 Sep 2010
FOPE Message Traces
This week’s support video blog post features FOPE Message Tracing. In this video you will learn how to use the through Forefront Online Protection for Exchange to run mail tracing in the Microsoft Online Services environment. Carrying out message traces can help you determine if messages sent to or from...
15 Sep 2010
Mailmerge from SharePoint Online
Microsoft Office has many ways to use the BPOS services. In this video demo , Brett Hill of Advaiya, Inc., will show you how Microsoft Word can use a local Access database that is linked to SharePoint Online to create a mailmerged letter or email. You can learn more about the Business Productivity...
13 Sep 2010
Support Videos: Sending and Receiving E-mail - Part 1
I previously wrote a blog post that featured three Directory Synchronization Support Videos . I am blogging about two more support videos today that demonstrate and teach new methods to troubleshoot issues that users might be having sending or receiving email. Problems Sending and Receiving E-mail...
1 Sep 2010
When is the Admin Not an Admin?
In this webcast, Brett Hill of Advaiya, Inc., talks about using the Admin account in the Microsoft Online Services Business Productivity Online Suite (BPOS). The admin account in BPOS takes on special characteristics and sometimes may not behave exactly as you expect. This webcast looks at some of these...
30 Aug 2010
Activating and Migrating Users to Microsoft Online Services
Last week I showed you how to maximize your Microsoft BPOS potential with three great support videos for the Microsoft Online Services Directory Synchronization. After installing and configuring the Directory Synchronization tool you will be ready to activate and migrate users to Microsoft Online Services...
23 Aug 2010
Directory Synchronization Support Videos
We got our hands on three great support videos for BPOS Directory Synchronization. These videos will help you maximize your potential while using Microsoft BPOS. In our first video we take a look at Installing and Configuring Directory Synchronization . This video walks us through an introduction to...
19 Aug 2010
5 Minutes to SharePoint Online Productivity
Brett Hill of Advaiya, Inc. walks us through SharePoint Online and reveals some tips and tricks along the way to boost your productivity in just 5 minutes!
11 Aug 2010
A conversation with John Liccione, President of BPOSExperts
Written By: Brett Hill – Guest BPOS Blogger Recently, a company called BPOS Experts announced a product called BPOS Commander . The product has made quite a splash and it is the most feature rich BPOS management tool I’ve seen to date. For example, one of the features built into the...
3 Aug 2010
Domain Validation Tips and Tricks
Domain Validation and BPOS Tips and Tricks By Brett Hill When you sign up for an email service like Exchange Online, you’re probably planning on using your own domain name for signing in and for your email addresses. I can actually validate a domain in about 2 minutes or less, but there are...
20 Jul 2010
Feature of the Week: Connect your Palm Pre to Microsoft Online Services
This week, Josh Topal walks us through connecting the Palm Pre Phone to Microsoft Online Services. We want to hear from you. Leave a comment or send mail to our community mailbox . Follow us on Twitter and become a fan on Facebook .
6 Apr 2010
Feature of the Week Archive
We regularly publish short video clips to address common customer issues, answer customer questions, and respond to your requests. Here’s the list of all Feature of the Week videos. This list is updated whenever we publish a new video. Connect your Google Nexus to Exchange Online Connect your Palm Pre...
14 Feb 2010
Feature of the Week: How to connect your iPhone to Microsoft Online Services
This week, Robert Story shows us how to connect an iPhone to Exchange Online. We want to hear from you. Leave a comment or send mail to our community mailbox . Follow us on Twitter and become a fan on Facebook .
2 Feb 2010
Getting Started with Collaboration
For folks dealing with email overload , the BPOS offering from Microsoft offers a great solution that helps.Communication and collaboration through technology adds value to a work force by enabling people to work together more effectively. A more collaborative business is critical to greater success...
18 Nov 2009
Mac Sign-In Application Released, Available for Download
The Mac Sign-In application has been released and is now available for download from the Microsoft Download Center . The Sign-In Application provides a convenient way for users with computers using the Apple Macintosh operating system to access their e-mail and data on the Microsoft Online Services...
12 Nov 2009
© 2014 Microsoft Corporation.
Privacy & Cookies