Change SBS 2008 'Check E-Mail' link to point to Office 365 Outlook Web App

Just migrated a client to O365. Want to modify their SBS 2008 Remote Web Workplace page so that clicking on 'Check E-Mail' will silently redirect them to Office 365 so that they can log into Outlook on the Web.

Have seen several suggestions that did not work.

Has anyone successfully accomplished this?

I have seen a suggestion to remove the 'Check E-Mail' icon and create a custom link to O365:

What I prefer is to just keep the icon but redirect to the Microsoft Outlook Web App.

Please make sure you've successfully done (and tested) your solution. I've seen several comments about changing OWA redirect in IIS, changing URL in Exchange, etc. None worked. Thanks!
Sal SoricePresidentAsked:
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Cris HannaSr IT Support EngineerCommented:
Those links (at least in SBS 2011, probably 2008) are "gadgets" and linked to ascx and aspx pages so unless you have a web developer VERY comfortable with those, you are liable to wind up breaking RWW

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David AtkinTechnical DirectorCommented:
I would suggest doing as that link explains.  Remove the check email link and add a custom link of your own.

Cris is correct in what he has said.  Unless you find someone confident to edit the files your going to be walking on a mine field.
Sal SoricePresidentAuthor Commented:
Thanks to you both.  I was hoping an easy way to accomplish it that I failed to find. I agree that it is not worth the risk. Will use the custom link approach.
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