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Setup Guide - Sync Outlook to Windows Phone 8 using DejaCloud

Please Note: Direct USB synchronization is not supported for Windows 8 tablets like the Surface RT and Surface Pro.

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CompanionLink offers a remote configuration service where we will set up everything for you called RunStart. CompanionLink also provides direct help from our expert technicians through Premium Support.


Configure CompanionLink 6 on your PC

  1. Run CompanionLink Setup from your desktop or start menu and click Settings.
  2. Select your contact manager from the Select your PC or web database... drop-down.
  3. Select Windows Phone 8 from the Select the device you want to sync with... drop-down.
  4. Select Sync via DejaCloud (Recommended) from the Select your sync method... drop-down.
  5. Click Settings in the With section and enter your DejaCloud account information.

Configure CompanionLink 5 on your PC

  1. Run "CompanionLink Setup" from your desktop or start menu.
  2. Select Window Phone 8 from the Select the device you want to sync with... drop-down.
  3. Select Sync via DejaCloud (Recommended) from the Select your sync method... drop-down.
  4. Select your contact manager from the Select your PC or web database... drop-drop.
  5. Click gear icon next to Sync via DejaCloud (Recommended) and enter your DejaCloud account information.

Database Configuration Guides

Configuration instructions for Microsoft Outlook.
Configuration instructions for ACT!, Lotus Notes, Palm Desktop, and all other databases.
Configuring Advanced Settings allows you to set field mapping, configure database folders, and much more.

Configure DejaOffice

  1. Install DejaOffice from the Windows Phone Store
  2. Open DejaOffice, then tap Settings, then Sync Settings and choose Sync Method. Choose DejaCloud Sync as the sync method.
  3. Optional: Configure DejaOffice to sync with the native Windows Phone 8 People app.

How to sync

  1. Open CompanionLink on your PC, then click Sync.
  2. Once PC sync has finished, open DejaOffice on your Windows Phone 8 and tap Sync