Note: If Microsoft Exchange Active Sync doesn’t appear under the Accounts heading in the Settings menu, you do not have an Exchange Active Sync account configured on the phone.
Office 365 is one of the most commonly deployed applications among businesses. The Android version last got some bug fixes in February. For reasons that aren’t clear, you can’t view shared contacts in the OWA app. It’s possible to set up a “shared mailbox” for free that doesn’t have its own login credentials.
It has surpassed Google Apps and it’s growing fast. Worse, the hole is in the support for mobile devices – you know, the ones that are rapidly displacing computers and becoming the primary devices for billions of people. Seriously, this is the Wikipedia entry: “Outlook on the web (previously called Exchange Web Connect, Outlook Web Access, and Outlook Web App in Office 365 . It’s not a very good app, and it’s redundant now that Microsoft has its separate, and far better, Outlook app. Instead, it can be opened by anyone with permission in Outlook or webmail.
Put simply, you can now add three kinds of accounts to Gmail: Google (Gmail or Google Apps), “personal” (IMAP/POP), and Exchange. You may know that in older Android versions, Google provided two email clients, Gmail and an old-school Email, which was for POP, IMAP and Exchange accounts.
Email always lagged behind Gmail, and of course it was weird having two different clients for different kinds of accounts.
No matter what alternative I tried using - Windows Live, i Cloud - I've always turned back to Google Calendar. Here’s how to fix this, and enjoy all Google Calendar goodness on your Windows Phone without purchasing any third-party synchronization applications. This might seem like a simple thing to note, but it’s worth checking before you dive in and start changing settings when you don’t really need to. A menu will pop up showing all of the calendars currently being pushed to your device.