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What do people here use to automate work with outlook? Programming scripts to filter messages instead of using the GUI? A macro to email out notices based on an Excel list with dates?

I'm looking for further ideas on automating the paperwork parts of my day.

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VBA is built into Outlook, so you have the full programming ability of Visual Basic available, but that also requires at least some programming skill, and probably a lot of googling for examples of programming the Outlook application. Difficlut but in my opinion worth it if you cannot find an add-on that does what you want already, or if you just enjoy tinkering. You can access the Visual Basic Editor from the Tools | Macro | Visual Basic Editor menus, or by using the keyboard shortcut Alt+F11.

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I know about that, I was more looking for what sort of things would you automate in your daily work. –  Daniel Goldberg Nov 20 '09 at 19:57

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