Microsoft Office Tutorials and References
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Misconception about distance
1. First, you need to determine the Office 365 data center that will respond to you.
Open a command-prompt window and type ping outlook.com , as shown in
Figure 2-8. Outlook.com will not respond, so you will get a Request timed out error
message. However, simply take note of the IP address, which is 18.104.22.168 in this
Figure 2-8 Pinging outlook.com
Your IP address should be detected, but what you need to enter is the IP address
of outlook.com, which was served from a data center that responded to you. That
address is the one you noted from Step 1, which is 22.214.171.124 in our example.
Type your address from Step 1 and click Query, as shown in Figure 2-9.