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Text Message Notifications Feature in Outlook on the Web has been Retired

Please be advised that Microsoft retired Outlook on the Web (OWA)'s text message notifications feature for University of Miami email on September 30, 2020; however, notifications are available via the Outlook mobile phone app (on Android and iOS).

At this time, text message notifications have be automatically stopped and you are no longer able to create or edit text message notifications. If you would like to receive notifications on your mobile phone, please download Outlook for Android or Outlook for iOS. For information on how to optimize the Outlook mobile phone app, including how to enable notifications, visit this Microsoft support page. No action is necessary if you do not want to receive notifications.

If you have questions or concerns, please contact the UMIT Service Desk at: (305) 284-6565 or

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