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Mobile E-mail Setup for NDSU Outlook

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Out of Office Replies

Setting up an Out of Office reply is very easy and convenient with Office 365.  Follow the directions below:

NOTE: If you are configuring Out of Office notifications for the first time. It is highly recommended that you do so using the Office 365 Web Access instead of your desktop program. 

Office 365 Web Access

 

  1. Open a Web browser and go to https://portal.microsoftonline.com
  2. Log in using your email address and password
  3. Click on Options
  4. Choose Set Automatic Replies
  5. Select Send Automatic Replies
  6. Set the start and end date/time for which you need out of office messages sent.
  7. In the box below, type in the message you wish to be sent out to anyone who messages you from NDSU.
  8. Check the box next to Send automatic reply messages to senders outside my organization
  9. Select Send replies to all external senders
  10. In the box below, type in the message you wish to be sent out to anyone who messages you from outside of NDSU.

Outlook 2010/2013

  1. Go to File
  2. Click Automatic Replies (Out of Office)
  3. Select Send automatic replies
  4. Check the Box that says Only send during this time range:
  5. Set the start time and end time
  6. Type in the response you wish to send to people that send you a message using both Inside My Organization and Outside My Organization tabs
    1. Inside My Organization sends a message to people who are sending you a message from within the NDSU Outlook domain
    2. Outside My Organization sends a message to others that send you a message. 
      • You can also check to see if the senders are in your contacts or you can send the reply to anyone
  7. Click OK
  8. This will activate the Automatic Reply system
  9. To turn off the Automatic replies, click File and click the Turn Off button

Outlook 2011 (mac)

  1. Click Tools
  2. Click Out of Office
  3. Click Send out of office messages
  4. Type in the response you wish to send to people that send you a message
  5. Check I am out of the office between: 
    • Set the time period in which you will be gone
  6. Check Send replies outside my company
  7. Select all or just people in your contacts that should receive your out of office response
  8. Type in the response you wish to send to people that send you a message from outside 
  9. Click OK
  10. To turn off automatic replies click Tools and uncheck Send out of office messages

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Last Updated: Thursday, February 20, 2014 11:11:04 AM