Removing old or problematic versions of Microsoft Office

Here are some tools that can help you remove an old version of Microsoft Office if you are having issues trying to install the new Office 365 Licence Removal Tool (LRT) http://aka.ms/LRT Office cleanup tool (OffScrub) https://support.office.com/en-gb/article/uninstall-office-from-a-pc-9dd49b83-264a-477a-8fcc-2fdf5dbf61d8 Access work or school Click the windows button > your login picture > change account settings > access …

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Microsoft Office 365 (Nexus365) first time login

To begin using Microsoft Office 365 products such as Forms and Teams you can visit the online site using the general Portal link or one of the direct links: https://portal.office.com/ https://forms.office.com/ https://teams.office.com/ https://outlook.office.com/ Or you may have been sent a link to fill in an online Microsoft Form or join in with a Microsoft Team, …

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Problems connecting to Nexus365?

Older versions of TLS will no longer connect to Nexus365 after October 2018 Microsoft have announced that from the end of October 2018 they will only accept TLS 1.2 connections – support for older versions of TLS will no longer be accepted. In order to connect securely to Nexus365 you will need a modern web …

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Download Microsoft Office 365 Apps via Nexus365

PLEASE NOTE The download of Microsoft Office is based on University Card status – check your University service entitlement here: https://help.it.ox.ac.uk/iam/registration/service_entitlements   NB – Unfortunately, the University is unable to provide licences for any Microsoft products to staff and academics with University Card status “Retired”.   If you are entitled to a Microsoft licence then …

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Nexus365 (Office365) – email & Office apps

The University of Oxford now provides all staff and students with access to a full Office365 service, called Nexus365. The service provides email via Outlook (and other email clients), the web and mobile devices, and also provides a personal OneDrive, Skype for Business and the desktop Office suite of products (Word, Excel, Access, Power Point, …

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Debugging Outlook 2016 on Office365

This one is for ITSS, but may be usefull to some users who like to look whats under the hood! Issue Outlook 2016 can’t establish either an encrypted or unencrypted connection to the server. Things to try To fix on a stand-alone pc try: [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Office\16.0\Outlook\AutoDiscover] “ExcludeHttpsAutoDiscoverDomain”=dword:00000001 “ExcludeHttpsRootDomain”=dword:00000001 “ExcludeScpLookup”=dword:00000001 “ExcludeSrvRecord”=dword:00000001 For domain computers you can use …

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End of Year IT information – Trinity Term 2018

Some end-of-year IT information End of term self-registration clear out Monday 9th July 2018 @ 10:30am Computer registrations for this term are set to expire on Monday 9th July 2018 at 10:30am. Anyone who is still in College will be prompted to re-scan their computers when next connected. Please make sure you have kept your …

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Sharing or Viewing a Nexus365 Calendar in Outlook 2016

Outlook calendars can be shared between internal users so you can see the detailed content of another users calendar. While Outlook 2016 (and it’s predecessors) offers a quick way to do this via the right click ‘Share‘ menu, this sometimes just does not work. If you are struggling to share your calendar with someone, or …

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Changing Nexus365 email reply setting

From the Outlook Web Access (OWA) interface for Nexus365 (Office365) the default setting for replying to messages is Reply all. This means that any message you reply to will be copied to all the email addresses mentioned in the TO and CC fields of the original message. Some people believe that Reply all is a “dangerous” …

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