In the release notes for the version 15 update that just came out yesterday (Sep 8, 2016) there is this line:
- Fixed: Autodiscover now functions correctly for Outlook on Windows.
Can someone please elaborate on what "correctly" means, exactly? Does it require ActiveSync or not?
As a mail admin with thousands of "beginner / novice" users it would be awesome if somebody could create an account with just their email address & password. Right now they need to get into incoming / outgoing mail servers, IMAP v POP3 questions, Outgoing Requires Authentication is buried into advanced settings, etc.
I'd really like to see a definitive tutorial from SmarterTools which lays out precisely how Autodiscover works (how to set it up properly) and what expectations we should have for various types of (popular) email clients connecting.
I've followed these instructions and it never seems to work exactly the way it says it's supposed to: