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This article contains information about the launch of Outlook for Mac Preview and some of our most frequently asked questions.
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It allows customers to download and try Outlook 2016 for Mac without the need for an Office 365 subscription or Microsoft Account.
Outlook Preview will be available for download on April 12, 2017.
The Preview lasts until June 30th.
The user will see a dialog indicating the Preview has ended and give them the option to Activate Outlook, or end the Preview. If they choose to not activate, the license will switch from "Preview" to "Not Activated" and Outlook will enter reduced functionality mode.
Outlook will automatically display a dialog when there are 30 days left and then daily after every Outlook restart. They can also manually access this dialog by selecting "Outlook Preview" under the Outlook menu.
In HelpShift, AudienceGroup will display Preview. The About Outlook screen will also display "Preview" as the License.
Customers can download the Outlook Preview installer from preview website
Outlook will be updated per the Office Insider audience selected in the Microsoft AutoUpdate tool. Weekly for Office Insider Fast, and twice per month for Office Insider Slow. Otherwise if no Insider program is joined, it will be updated once a month.
Once installed, Outlook is enrolled in the Office Insider Fast program, and the Microsoft AutoUpdate tool is set to Automatically Download and Install updates.
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