By now, you probably know that microsoft is releasing office 2011, the latest version of its productivity suite, on october 26. Upgrading to outlook 2011 for mac from entourage 2008 or 2004 is simple. Free upgrades to office for mac 2011 for new office 2008. Microsoft last friday pulled an office for mac 2011 major update from its upgrade servers, acknowledging bugs that have corrupted the outlook database on some machines. Microsoft releases surprise outlook for mac update. Manual configuration outlook 2011 mac osx office 365.
So if you move your microsoft user data folder over to the new mac, then launch outlook 2016. Microsoft autoupdate makes sure your copy of office will always be uptodate with the latest security fixes and improvements. Microsoft brings office 365 support to office for mac 2011. After 3 hours on the phone with microsoft, they admitted. Office 2016 is slower, prone to crash, takes much more memory and battery, and some useful features of 2011 have been left out of. Office 2011 works on all versions of mac os that it was designed. The upgrade process on the mac is similar in that you will follow the same procedure go to the office website, click on the area where is says office 2016 is available, and then click install to. Afaik there are no new features if you already have office 2011 for mac installed. Free upgrades to office for mac 2011 for new office 2008 for mac users as of august 2010 aug 3, 2010 10. Upgrade from apple mail to outlook 2011 for mac dummies.
Your options to upgrade office are different depending on the type of office product. Once installed, i can no longer open an outlook window for email, contacts, etc. How to upgrade microsoft office for your mac youtube. Microsoft claims that you are given the option to automatically import data from outlook. Microsoft has quietly released office for mac 2011 14. Microsoft office 2011 word, excel, powerpoint and outlook for mac.
Microsoft office for mac 2011 offers a solid update to the word, excel, powerpoint, and the other members of the productivity suite. Outlook also does not allow the user to disable cached exchange mode, unlike the windows version, and it is therefore not possible to connect to an exchange. The office 2011 for mac update includes some fixes for outlook. Microsoft tells some mac office users to pass on apples.
Office 2011 does work in all current versions of mac os x up to and including all versions of high sierra 10. On mac computers, the upgrade process from outlook 2011 to outlook 2016 is not always smooth. Microsoft has made available for download a new minor update to office for mac 2011. Manual configuration outlook 2011 mac osx office 365 appriver. Import outlook 2011 email into outlook 2016 on macos. My favorite is outlook 2011 now asks if you want to return read receipts when you use an exchange server email account. Update history for office for mac office release notes. Tutorial for mac users upgrading their office 2011 install to office365 office 2016. The suite provides new and improved tools that make it easy to create professional content. Office 20 now free to new buyers of office 2010 and 2011 microsoft is tempting windows and mac users to buy the current versions of office by offering a free copy of office 20 when it is released. Microsoft yanks office for mac 2011 upgrade computerworld. Outlook for mac 2011 is a new email client and personal information manager from microsoft, not just an upgrade to its predecessor, entourage 2008.
Postponing the automatic office 365 upgrade to office 2016. The company also detailed ambitious plans for office for the mac upgrades next year. See your options to upgrade your version of office with or without a subscription. Do your best workanywhere, anytime and with anyone. The downloadable file is a security update for the microsoft office 2011 package this update fixes critical issues and also helps to improve security. How to configure a pop3 account in outlook 2011 for mac duration. Microsoft tells some mac office users to pass on apples high sierra. Word, excel, powerpoint, outlook and lync have not been tested on.
Microsoft warns office for mac 2011 users not to upgrade to apples. Office for mac home and business edition 2011 from microsoft is a powerful suite of productivity applications, written for mac os x. Upgrading to microsoft 365, the subscription version of office that comes with word, excel, powerpoint, and other apps, depending on. Microsoft updates office for mac 2011 with outlook fixes. Upgrade from entourage 2008 or 2004 to outlook 2011 for mac. How to get 2016 microsoft office 100% free for mac see newer version duration. Microsoft office 2011 for mac free download and software. Office 20 now free to new buyers of office 2010 and 2011. Microsoft tells some mac office users to pass on apples high sierra microsoft warns office for mac 2011 users not to upgrade to apples macos high sierra when the new operating system launches in. Get started quickly with new, modern versions of word. Office for mac that comes with an office 365 subscription is updated on a regular basis to provide new features, security updates, and nonsecurity updates. Configuring ms outlook 2011 for mac for use with office. Here below are listed the steps to take in order to configure ms outlook 2011 for mac for use with 365 in exchange mode. Configuring ms outlook 2011 for mac for use with office 365.
Microsoft office for mac 2011 not supported on macos high sierra. Activate office for mac activate office 2010 activate office for mac 2011. Office365 update for 2011 office mac users youtube. This new update to office for mac 2011 can be fatal. Office 365 is just office on windows, office on mac, office on mobile, and office on web. In order to take advantage of the newest office for mac 2011 version, existing owners must have version 14. Save documents, spreadsheets, and presentations online, in onedrive. Office 2016 for mac which is the equivalent of office 365 comes with the ability to import outlook 2011 data. Upgrade outlook 2011 for mac to outlook 2016 for mac it. The microsoft support page made note of the issues the 14. Support has ended for office for mac 2011 office support. Microsoft office 2011 mac 64 bit upgrade microsoft community. Collaborate for free with online versions of microsoft word, powerpoint, excel, and onenote.
Microsoft has removed outlook 2011 for mac from the office 365 portal and announced that the email and calendar application will no longer be supported as of october 2017. Microsoft office for mac 2011 is a version of the microsoft office productivity suite for mac os x. The first stage in the upgrade is to copy your email messages, accounts, rules, and signatures from apple mail to outlook. Office for mac home and business 2011 includes word for mac 2011, excel for mac 2011, powerpoint for mac 2011, and outlook for mac 2011. It is the successor to microsoft office 2008 for mac and is comparable to office 2010 for windows. Update office for mac automatically office support. Microsofts latest office 2011 for mac productivity suite, which goes on sale tomorrow, promises to deliver better compatibility with the companys windows version of office and corporate. Posted on september 25th, 2017 by kirk mcelhearn macos high sierra is due to be released to. The suite includes word, excel, powerpoint, and outlook. How to transfer outlook 2011 for mac data to office 365. After you install office 2011 for mac and close the welcome screen, outlook automatically upgrades your entourage identity into a. Microsoft word, powerpoint, excel, onenote, outlook, and onedrive logos.
If you are an office 365 subscriber, youll also receive the newest features. Microsoft released a new version of outlook for the mac today, aimed exclusively at office 365 subscribers. Though the latest package is still not on par with the windows. The hang situation that occurs during an account sync operation in microsoft outlook for mac 2011 is fixed. I have both versions, but have reverted to office 2011.1529 917 178 736 1502 2 1170 668 585 367 1124 1570 361 727 1033 626 82 423 1303 1286 354 780 310 551 1319 681 682 1313 1401 1163 298 1139