OMSWith the Outlook Mobile Service and Microsoft’s Outlook 2007 and 2010 versions, it is now as easy to send and receive SMS messages as it is to send and receive email, and you don’t need to install any software!
Once you have added the Outlook Mobile Service Account, all you need to do is click on New and choose Text Message…
Alerts & RemindersNot only can you send and receive SMS just like email, you can also configure the Outlook Mobile Service to SMS your calendar and appointment reminders, as well as have certain emails automatically forwarded to your cell phone…
Outlook Mobile Notification Options
Message Notification:Forward incoming messages as text messages to one or more cell numbers.
Specify various conditions or rules to use.
Reminders and Calendar Alerts:Send Reminders and Calendar Summary to your cell phone.
Send next day’s schedule to your mobile at the end of every day.
Send appointment or meeting requests to your mobile.
How to Configure the Outlook Mobile ServiceThere are a few steps you must follow in order to enable Outlook to use the Outlook Mobile Service (OMS):
Register an account with Ambient Mobile.
Configure Outlook 2007 to use that account.
Configure Outlook 2010 to use that account.
Start sending SMS messages directly from Outlook.
For detailed instructions and demos on how to configure and send text messages from Microsoft Outlook go to Microsoft Office Online