11/21/2013 2 Comments
UPDATE: Google has heard our pleas! The Google Sync with Click to Run versions of Outlook 2013 has been fixed with the latest release of Google Apps Sync, as reported on their support site:
November 21, 2013
Google Apps Sync now supports Click-to-Run editions of Microsoft Outlook 2013.
Google Sync is a powerful product for business: it provides complete email, contact, and calendar synchronization between a Google Apps for Business account, mobile devices, and Outlook…or at least it used to.
Recently, Microsoft began distributing its popular Office software via a new method called “Click to Run.” CTR versions of Office software install from the web and seem to operate partially on the user’s desktop and partially in the cloud. This change makes CTR version of Outlook 2013 incompatible with Google Sync, and Google is hinting that a work-around from them is not likely. Read more of this post