Apply the latest Japanese holidays in Outlook 2016

Applies to: Outlook 2016

Changes are made for Japanese holidays in the Outlook holidayfile (Outlook.HOL). To apply these changes in Outlook 2016 for Windows, followthese steps:

Step 1: Deleteexisting holidays for Japan (Go to Step 2 if you don't have any holidays for Japan.)

  1. In Calendar view,select View > Change View > List.
  2. In the Arrangementgroup, select Categories. This sorts all the events by category.
  3. Scroll through the list of calendar events until you see theHoliday category. Holidays aresorted by location, which arranges all holidays by country or region.
  4. Select and delete the holiday events for Japan.

Step 2: Apply March 5, 2019, update for Outlook2016 (KB4462196)

Step 3: Add the latest Japanese holidays to your calendar

  1. Select File > Options > Calendar.
  2. In the right pane, select Add Holidays under Calendaroptions.
  3. In the Add holidaysto Calendar dialog box, select the Japanoption, and then click OK.