Aug 302009
 

I’ve been running Snow Leopard for several hours now. I’ve setup multiple exchange accounts with the new native support built into the OS. The results are very good. If you have an exchange account hosted on a 2007 Exchange Server, this update is a must.

Aside from the simple fact that exchange is now fully supported, there are some things that you can do with the configuration that are well thought out. Similar to Outlook’s ability to open multiple exchange mailboxes, the native Mail application can open more than one exchange account simultaneously. You can also choose which components of exchange you wish to access. For example, you can sync each of the following individually: calendars & tasks, contacts, e-mail & notes. For business users that rely on exchange, but have Macs at home, this integration is very nice. Now if I can only retrain myself to use Mail instead of Entourage…