Frequently asked questions
What is the Java Outlook Connector ?
The Java Outlook Connector (JOC) is a Java library allowing your application to access MS Outlook's data like mails, contacts and appointments.
For example, the library can be used to build synchronization tools, organize Outlook's data or integrate Outlook in your CRM software. Also, the Java Outlook Connector will bring new essential features to your product and will enhance your users' experience.
Which Java and Outlook versions are supported ?
The connector is compatible with Outlook versions 2000, 2002, 2003, XP, 2007, 2010 and 2013. Java version 1.4 or later is required.
What are the limitations of the evaluation version ?
This version helps you to evaluate the product's functionalities and ensure it suits your requirements. You're not authorized to use it for any other purposes. Once the evaluation done, you're required to purchase licenses
for each developer using this product.
Also, the evaluation version is limited to 60-days use and displays a purchase reminder dialog box at startup.
How do I get upgrades of the software ?
Updates and new versions are available if you purchase the support yearly subscription. If your support subscription has expired, you can re-subscribe here
at any time, which entitles you to support and free upgrades for 1 year.
What is included in the purchased version package ?
The purchased package is very similar to the evaluation version package. You can download and try the evaluation version
before making a purchase. The bought version doesn't display a purchase reminder dialog box at startup.
Is there more detailed documentation for such or such method ?
The Java Outlook Connector is mainly a Java wrapper around Microsoft's Outlook Object Model API. Please refer to Microsoft's documentation for specific details about the methods:
Also, don't hesitate to contact our technical support team
for more information.
Can I use your product to access the MS Exchange Server ?
No. The Java Outlook Connector has been designed to access the Outlook application on a desktop environment. For solutions to access the Exchange server, please have a look at our other products
How does the Java Outlook Connector work ?
The Java Outlook Connector uses COM (Component Object Model), OOM (Outlook Object Model) and MAPI (Messaging API) technologies to access the Outlook application's data.