Mimecast for Outlook: Microsoft Outlook 2016 Technical Preview Support

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This article outlines guidance in relation to the use of Mimecast for Outlook v6 alongside Microsoft Outlook 2016 Technical preview.


Applies To...


  • Administrators of Mimecast for Outlook
  • Microsoft Outlook 2016 Technical Preview




Mimecast has evaluated Microsoft Outlook 2016 Technical Preview, and is happy to support customers in conjunction with the following guidance:

  • Microsoft Outlook 2013 remains the latest GA version Mimecast supports for global use amongst end users.
  • Microsoft Outlook 2016 Technical Preview and Mimecast for Outlook v6 should not be deployed to production environments.
  • Any issues found, must be reported to Mimecast using the feedback functionality in Mimecast for Outlook. 
  • Engineering resolutions for any issues will be provided alongside our standard development release schedule. Hot fixes will not be provided.
  • Customers may be provided with evaluation builds in order to confirm specific issues are resolved.