Downloads Updated Outlook Holiday (.hol) file

This standalone download contains the most recent holiday definitions for Outlook.

The download title specifically mentions Outlook 2007 and Outlook 2010 but you’ll find it also works with Outlook 2003 and Outlook 2013.

This definition file is available in various languages and contains holidays for 88 countries up to the year 2028. It holds corrections over the one that is currently included with an up-to-date Office 2007 and Office 2010 installation.

Note:
This .hol file still contains incorrect dates for Whit Sunday and Whit Monday for 2015. This applies to the dates defined for English regions and Germany (Pfingstsonntag and Pfingstmontag). To correct these see Microsoft Support KB2764690.

For details about how to use this hol-file see: Holiday updates for the Outlook Calendar.

Download: Updated Outlook Holiday (.hol) file for Outlook 2007 and Outlook 2010

MAPILab
Use "4PM76A8" to get a discount when ordering!

Downloads Visio Stencils for Microsoft Office and Office 365

If you are using Visio and are drawing architecture diagrams, charts or posters about your Office client and server infrastructure, then these Visio Stencils are a must have.

These stencils contain over 300 icons which are relevant to Microsoft Office and Office 365 indicating servers, server roles, services and applications. The icon style matches with the 2013 releases of Office, Exchange, SharePoint and Lync.

Download: New Office Visio Stencil

News Outlook 2010 Update for January 2015

A Rollup Update has been released for Outlook 2010. This is a non-security update and adds support for MAPI over HTTP to Outlook 2010. This is also the first Outlook Rollup Update since May 2014 and replaces the retracted December Hotfix KB2899591.

Aside from MAPI over HTTP support, it also contains 5 additional fixes and 24 fixes from the following previously released Hotfixes which are only available by request:

Most notable new fixes are:

  • You cannot synchronize an Office 365 account in Outlook 2010. Additionally, you receive an “80040600” error in the sync logs.
  • Assume that you have a calendar in a public folder. Then, you search items in the calendar in Outlook 2010. When the search result is returned, Outlook may crash if you try to open the calendar by clicking it on the Navigation pane.

View: Download information for KB2878264

Note: This update is also offered via Microsoft Update or already installed automatically for you when Microsoft Update is configured to also update other Microsoft applications.

News Outlook 2013 Update for December 2014

An Office update has been released which also affects Outlook 2013. This is a non-security update which contains 12 improvements and fixes.

The fixes that involve Outlook are:

  • Outlook may crash when you have an iCloud Internet Calendar added to your Outlook profile. Additionally, you may receive the following error message:
    ”Cannot start Microsoft Outlook. Cannot open the Outlook window. The set of folders cannot be opened.”
  • When you try to connect to your mailbox by using the MAPI over HTTP protocol through an authenticated proxy, you may be prompted to enter your credentials.

View: Download information for KB2920734

Note: This update is also offered via Microsoft Update or already installed automatically for you when Microsoft Update is configured to also update other Microsoft applications.
Office 365 subscribers can install this update manually via the Update Now button or wait for the automatic update. This update is included in version: 15.0.4675.1002.