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Office 365 Exchange hacks for contact, Public Folder, and calendar sync

September 13, 2018
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How to Sync Hubspot to Every Office 365 Mailbox in your company

If you use a CRM solution or any app that deals with contacts, there is a capability that will make every person in your company more […]
September 4, 2018
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Sync Exchange Mailbox Contacts to an entire Office 365 Tenant

If you have a contacts in a mailbox, it’s easy to share that contact folder in Outlook. However, it’s not so easy to share that contact […]
April 17, 2018
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GDPR Poised to Send 20,000 Small Businesses to Extinction

The GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) was designed with good intentions … the result however may leave you thinking otherwise. Due to an overzealous drive to […]
April 10, 2018

Contact Lists and Office 365 Dynamic Distribution Groups

Create Contact Lists from Office 365 Dynamic Distribution Groups Synopsis: This post will show you how to use Dynamic Distribution Lists to target smartphone users to […]
February 27, 2018
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How to Sync and Merge Outlook Contacts

How to Sync and Merge Outlook Contacts CiraSync is possibly the only contact synchronization service for Office 365 that lets you sync and merge contacts from […]
January 2, 2018
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Android App to View an Office 365 Public Folder?

CiraSync’s free Office 365 app to view shared calendars and Public Folder contacts is now live. We constantly tell our prospective customers that  they don’t need […]
October 2, 2017
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How to Sync the GAL to Outlook Contacts and iPhones (Enterprise Edition)

Benefits of GAL Sync If a co-workers calls your mobile phone, you may not recognize the phone number. Even though you can look them up in […]
August 23, 2017
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How to Create an Outlook Public Folder for Contacts and Share it

If your organization has public folder capabilities,  we have put together the steps to create a Public Folder of contacts.  If you have done this before, […]
July 28, 2017
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iPhone App to View a Public Folder?

CiraSync’s free app to view shared calendars and Public Folder contacts is now live. We constantly tell our prospective customers that  they don’t need an iPhone […]
July 13, 2017

“Missing Sync” Solution, CiraSync Rides Coattails of Office 365 for Rapid Growth

You can find this entire post on prnewswire.com WASHINGTON, July 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — When Microsoft launched Office 365, it signaled a revolutionary change in how businesses would handle messaging […]
June 21, 2017
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Microsoft inspire 2017 – The Biggest Partner Conference Of the Year

This year, Microsoft is holding its largest ever partner event from July 9th-13th in Washington DC. Microsoft partners will be in attendance, all looking to get a […]
June 6, 2017
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How to get Salesforce integration through Outlook for Macs and smartphone users

10 years in the making: Bridging the Gap Between Salesforce and MacOSX users When a software company claims they’re number one in their field, 99 out […]
May 8, 2017

One Million Reasons NOT to Use Free Contact Management Solutions

One Million Reasons NOT to Use Free Contact Management Solutions A million Gmail account holders agree: when you use a free account, someone else is eventually […]
March 13, 2017
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Microsoft Tech Summit 2017 In D.C – Our Impressions From CiraSync

Following CiraSync Through Microsoft’s Tech Summit March 6th and 7th in Washington D.C, Microsoft hosted their spring Tech Summit; an intimate 2 day event where several […]
March 13, 2017
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CiraSync Contact Management Solution Now Available in Microsoft Azure Marketplace

November 5, 2018

Using the GAL to share contacts to Outlook Users, Android and iPhones (EE)

How to Sync the GAL to Outlook Contacts and iPhones  (Enterprise Edition) Benefits of GAL Sync If a co-workers calls your mobile phone, you may not […]
May 22, 2018
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4 Ways to Leverage Calendar Sync on Smartphones

The Benefits of Calendar Sync on Your Smartphones One of the more exciting features that Office 365 offers is the ability to share calendars company wide. […]
April 19, 2018

Office 365 Data Residency Setting for CiraSync

Office 365 Data Residency and GDPR Enhancement Behind the scenes at CiraSync, there are cloud “Workers” that sync information to smartphones and Exchange mailboxes. The workers […]
March 13, 2018
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How to Share an Exchange Server Contact Folder with an Office 365 Tenant

A few weeks ago our sister company released a “Remote Exchange” feature for itrezzo UCM.  The feature will sync contact folders between two different Exchange Organizations. […]
March 13, 2018

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella spoke to a crowd on Monday about the future of Microsoft

Microsoft CEO recently spoke about Office 365 Microsoft’s CEO Satya Nadella suggested earlier this month at the Morgan Stanley Technology Media and Telecom conference in San […]
February 6, 2018

The Repeal of Net Neutrality; What Smartphone users can expect in 2018

The Repeal of Net Neutrality will likely impact your companies smartphone usage On December 14th, 2017, the FCC voted 3-2 in favor of changing Title 2 […]
February 4, 2018

Sync GAL for two Tenants without GAL Sync

Acme construction company has their email hosted in an Office 365 tenant with 550 mailboxes. They have been syncing the GAL to about 500 staff members […]
December 3, 2017

View and edit shared Calendars from Outlook Web Access

View and edit shared Calendars from Outlook Web Access A few times I have found myself in Outlook Web Access, unable to figure out how to […]
December 3, 2017
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View and edit shared mailboxes in Outlook Web Access

View and edit shared Mailboxes from Outlook Web Access A few times I have found myself in Outlook Web Access, unable to figure out how to […]
September 26, 2017
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How to use CiraSync to Purge Contact Subfolders

How to Delete Outlook Contact Subfolders CiraSync can purge Outlook contact folders globally across all of the mailboxes in your Office 365 tenant. It will remove […]
September 18, 2017

How to purchase Smartphone Contact Sync with CiraSync Enterprise Edition

Improvements to CiraSync online purchasing for Enterprise Edition Users By Vern Weitzman CiraSync now has the ability to add licenses to an enterprise edition subscription. When […]
September 6, 2017

How to Share a Public Folder Contact List to iPhone and Android using CiraSync

Using a public folder to share a Contact List to Outlook, iPhones, and Android smartphones. If you have a contact list located in an Office 365 […]
August 24, 2017

Video: How to Sync the GAL to iPhone and Android smartphones

This video has been out for a while and it shows how simple it is to sync the Global Address List to a group of smartphone […]
August 23, 2017
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How to create a Calendar in a Public Folder and Share it

How to create a Public Folder Calendar and Share it If your organization has public folder capabilities, follow these steps to create a Public Folder Calendar […]
May 24, 2017
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SaaS security: How we keep subscriber data safe, and secure.

SaaS security: Keeping subscriber data safe, and secure. One of the most frequently asked questions we receive is, “What are the technical aspects of CiraSync security, […]
September 28, 2016
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14 Reasons You Need to Sync the Office 365 GAL or Contact Folders to Smartphones

#1. Time usage and effectiveness Many employees consider their smartphone the most important technology they use throughout the day. You want to optimize both your time […]
September 11, 2016
How to sync Public Folder contacts to Outlook and smartphones

Video: How to sync Public Folder contacts to Outlook and smartphones

How to Sync Public Folder contacts to Outlook and smartphones Before CiraSync, the ability to sync public folder contacts to smartphones was an enterprise-wide challenge to […]
July 26, 2016
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How to Sync a Public Folder to iPhone or Any Smartphone for Free

Sync Public Folder Contacts to Outlook in 5 Minutes If your company email is on Office 365 and you need to sync public folder contacts, that’s […]
June 21, 2016

TeamLogic IT Deploys CiraSync to Keep its Customer’s Mobile Users in Sync

TeamLogic IT uses CiraSync TeamLogic IT of Arlington Heights, Illinois quickly resolves a troublesome issue – contact management and syncing to smartphones – for a major client, […]
May 27, 2016

How I got my head out of my SaaS and into the Azure Cloud

You can find this entire post on LinkedIn. Why CiraSync chose to locate its SaaS infrastructure completely on Windows Azure cloud, and why Azure’s consent framework turned out […]
April 28, 2016
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Who the heck is calling me NOW?

This wafer-thin, crazy-expensive phone in my pocket is both a technological masterpiece and a constant thorn in my side. It always rings at the most inconvenient […]
April 12, 2016

How to Set Impersonation Mode for GAL or Public Folder Sync to User Mailboxes

There are two types of permissions that you can give to a service account for GAL or Public Folder Sync to User Mailboxes so that it […]
March 28, 2016
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Removing User Consent from Office 365 for CiraSync

Removing User Consent from Office 365 For CiraSyc; CiraSync uses the Office 365 APIs to get access to user mailboxes so that it can create and […]
February 4, 2016
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Do Public Folders Hate Smartphones?

One of the common uses for Office 365  Server Public Folders is to manage company contacts and calendars. For example, if you work for a construction […]