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SharePoint Hosting - Connect To A Document Library With Outlook

Prerequisites

Active Exchange or SharePoint services, see Add Hosted Services, Outlook 2007 or 2010.

 

Summary

This article will demonstrate how to connect Outlook to a SharePoint document library.

 


 

1. Navigate and login to the organization's SharePoint website.

 

2. From the site home, click on Shared Documents on the main page, or navigate to a subsite of choice to connect to.


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3. Under Library Tools, click on Library. Under the section Connect & Export will be a Connect to Outlook icon in one of two forms. The icon that appears is a direct correspondence to the size of the browser window. The first smaller icon will launch the Outlook connectivity wizard, in the event the second icon appears click it, to reveal and click on the first icon.


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4. Immediately after clicking the icon, a series of three security prompts will open. Click Allow, Allow, and Yes.


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5. After a brief moment the document library from SharePoint will appear under the Folder List, specifically the SharePoint Lists.


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What Is Next?

Forward A Basic Mailbox

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