Microsoft's Outlook 2010, 2011, and 2013 and Entourage 2008 EWS are among several email clients in use on campus, and is not supported by all schools and units. Please refer to the document Email Specifications by School, or speak with your local support provider to find out which e-mail client is recommended for your use.
Outlook 2010, 2011, 2013 and Entourage 2008 EWS are graphical email clients that accesses mail on remote servers. To use Outlook, you need an account on either a mail server running IMAP or POP, such as pobox, or a Microsoft Exchange Server. Note that Entourage 2008 EWS, Outlook 2011, and Outlook 2013 are not supported as a IMAP/POP clients and use of Outlook 2010 as an IMAP/POP client is discouraged because Outlook is not optimized for IMAP/POP.
Outlook 2010 SP1 and Outlook 2013 SP1 function correctly in Windows 8.1 Update.
OS X compatibility
Outlook 2011 SP3 functions as expected in OS X Mavericks.
Microsoft software is now available to University of Pennsylvania departments through the Microsoft Select Program, a volume license agreement. A detailed description of the Microsoft Program including product information and a FAQ has been prepared by the Office of Software Licensing. All purchases of Microsoft Select software are made through the Computer Connection.
A number of Schools and Centers at Penn are providing lynda.com training to their faculty and staff. Considerable training is offered for Outlook 2010, 2011, and 2013. For more information, see the lynda.com @ Penn page.
- Microsoft's Outlook product page.