Mimecast for Outlook Overview

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Mimecast for Outlook allows you to gain access to your Mimecast services from inside Microsoft Outlook, by using the Mimecast ribbons.


Main Mimecast RibbonMimecast Ribbon
Message Mimecast RibbonMessage Mimecast Ribbon



Mimecast for Outlook provides the following benefits:



  • Powerful archive search capability.
  • Export search results back into Microsoft Outlook.
  • View and search for archived files and documents.



  • Report potential spam to the Mimecast Security team.
  • Manage:
    • Blocked and permitted senders.
    • Personal / moderated message hold queues.
  • Apply:
    • Predefined stationery to outgoing messages.
    • Document conversion policies.
  • Send:
    • Secure messages.
    • Large file attachments



  • Continue to send and receive mail during a mail server outage.
  • The archive provides a familiar view of the folder structure and email, even if they have been removed from the Exchange.


Delegate Accounts

  • Ability to switch between your own account and other accounts you've been delegated to manage. 
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