Outlook is a personal information manager software used as an email client, calendar/appointment manager and contact book. Not to be confused with outlook.com, the new name/interface for Hotmail.

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Domain email is on Google Apps, but want one account on Office 360

I've got a domain on Google Apps with almost all the accounts happily using Google's web interface for their email and calendar. However if one user needs to use Outlook (hosted Exchange) is there a ...
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Edit shared contact group

I've got a simple question, to which i couldn't find an answer. I need to edit contacts in a shared contact group in Outlook (2010 or 2013). When the contacts are also stored in the users' own contact ...
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How do I allow a specific program Send as access in Outlook?

I have been searching around on the web and the closest thing I found was This Article. It states that I need to click allow when the security warning pops up. however using Sage software means my ...
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How to disable “clutter” feature in office 365

I'm using office 365 for business. A couple of weeks ago I got an email introducing the new "clutter" feature with a "click here to configure" button saying that if I didn't do anything, the feature ...
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Syncing Outlook delegate calendar on Galaxy S6 Lollipop 5.1

So I need to sync a user's calendar to their Galaxy S6's Calendar/Planner they are on the latest OS (Lollipop 5.1), I can't seem to find a way that will allow me to sync their outlook calendar and ...
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Need help creating Macro in outlook 2013

Here is a copy of my code for my macro that I created in word but I can not get it to work in outlook. I need a macro that puts the phrase "Here is your order confirmation. Please let me know if I ...
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Outlook for two users not working after Mailbox was moved from 2010 to 2013 database

There have been over 100 moves but only these two users, from last night, are reporting issues. On the network Outlook connects fine but off of our network Outlook Anywhere appears to not be working. ...
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Printer Email Address Outlook 2010

I would like the email address to show when printing emails from Outlook 2010, is there any way to set this to default? Currently it only shows the persons First and last name.
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setting up Ms exchange 2003 on sbs2003 to leave a copy of email on the mail server

We have sbs-2003 using exchange in a small office, with outlook 07 on the desktops. I am shortly going to get rid of the server, and have the desktops access the mail directly. I have a spare ...
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Where are my .pst files, for Outlook 2013?

This answer raised another problem with my Outlook 2013: my computer seems to lack .pst files. 4 (of 5) email accounts are @outlook.com, and are listed as 'Exchange ActiveSync', under 'Type'. ...
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How do you backup all your emails, by copying the 'Outlook' folder? (Outlook 2013)

[PC Advisor UK:] [...] All versions of Outlook use pst files, but the disk location has changed over the years. Right-click your email account on the left in Outlook and select Data File ...
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Windows 8.1 mail account doesn't pick up Outlook365 emails

I have just got a Surface Pro 3. I configured my outlook 365 and Gmail accounts in the bundled mail program. The Gmail account is running fine. My Outlook 365 account is not. When I set it up I recall ...
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Different email domain, same mailbox

I wanted to use the E-mail Header Reply-To but the value of it must be sent to the same mailbox of the sender. The sender (example@gmail.com) sent a message to the recipient (example@outlook.com) and ...
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“Outlook1.pst cannot be opened” — how to recover my emails, calendar, etc.?

I have Vista Home and Office 2007. Two days ago, my Outlook wouldn't open with the error message: The file C:\...\Outlook1.pst is not a personal folders file. I ran the scanpst repair and it worked. ...
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Can Outlook scan for and highlight specified text in an Email message?

Like many, I receive a large amount of Email where most of it I can ignore but there are times when my name is mentioned in an Email that requires a response. Is it possible for incoming messages to ...
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How do I set two or more reminders in Office365 Outlook Calendar?

Where I work, we use Office-365 Outlook for email and scheduling. I would like to have a reminder two hours before, and again ten minutes before, a weekly meeting. I see a drop-down list to set one ...
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Outlook 2007 forward on behalf takeover

I've had problems finding anything even slightly related to this problem. Here is the set up: Windows 7 Enterprise 32 bit Outlook 2007 Exchange 2010 One user has an issue, when forwarding ...
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Postfix Outgoing mail not working from external locations

I'm currently trying to get Postfix and Dovecot to work on my Ubuntu server, and it partly works. I got it working on Roundcube. I was able to send mails to and receive from external servers like ...
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Change Word Mass Mailing Sender

I'm using the Fusion & Mailing tool on Word. I've set up 3 mails adresses in my Outlook. I've noticed that Word sends the mails with an adress which is the first one I entered on my Outlook. ...
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How to send an Outlook (2010) invitation for an event without including myself?

The partners at my firm would like to be able to send an invitation to multiple employees so that they know to go to Client ABC on Tuesday, but to not have the appointment show up on the partner's ...
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How to find Outlook messages that require a vote response

Looking to either search or filter (rule) Outlook messages that contain voting buttons (especially ones I've not responded to yet) so that I will notice them and click the appropriate voting button (I ...
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Strange graphical glitches in Outlook, Word and Excel

My coworker is experiencing strange graphical glitches while using Outlook, Word and Excel: When she is composing an email in Outlook and she types in the body of the message, the text often appears ...
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Outlook 2013 Folder Pane Behavior

I've discovered some strange behavior with the folder pane in Outlook 2013. When I click the arrow next to the "[Gmail]" IMAP folder to expand it, the arrow reorients to point down-right but does not ...
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How to find the folder where an e-mail is placed?

When I find e-mails using search option in Outlook I am not able to discover in what folder the e-mail are placed. How can I do that? I am using Office 2007 on Windows 7
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Unknown process regularly updating unused outlook.pst file

I have Microsoft Office 365 (Business) installed on my Windows 8.1 Pro machine. I have a .pst file from a previous job which I keep in case I need to revisit old emails. I (rarely) access this file ...
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Outlook - how to log/keep record of read-receipts

In my job, I receive e-mails from the authorities (in Outlook 2013) that I have to forward to the relevant parties in my company. It is important that they are read, and it is a requirement that we ...
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How to get a Display Alert based on Category color

I use multiple mailboxes in Outlook. My primary mailbox is me@example.com But I also have 1 additional mailbox e.g. shared@example.com Now whenever I get a mail in my inbox, me@example.com, I get a ...
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contacts not syncing with Windows App

I have connected my google account to Outlook. So i can have my contacts in both places. Modification done to google contacts however wont reflect in Outlook.com People page (People.Live.com) ...
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Create Outlook rule which runs AFTER move mail to specific folder

is there some way how to create rule for Outlook(2013) which will run after move mail to specific folder? Motivation: I need to have rules which moves mail from specific address to specific folder ...
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Unable to add attachments in OWA when using Chrome

I'm using Google Chrome 43 and I can't add attachments in a new message in Outlook Web Access (OWA). While looking into it, I discovered that this has been an issue since the removal of ...
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Seeing email thread in email body on ipad, but not on pc

I have a user who looks at his Outlook email both on his ipad and his work pc. When he looks at an email on his pc the thread within the email body is missing (he only sees one or two previous ...
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Emails sending with the wrong name on Outlook 2011 Mac

Our client has 6 Macs. We recently set up Outlook 2011 with an exchange account for all of the users. On one of the Macs, I had setup the profile for another user (Person B), before removing it and ...
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Outlook Mac 2011 - Smart Folders - rules/ criteria keep disappearing when I do a new search outside of that Smart Folder

I am new to Outlook for mac - but familiar with Outlook for PC (which I really regret leaving!) SMART FOLDERS ONE I have set up two Smart Folders for UNREAD messages in the two email accounts I am ...
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Windows 8 and Outlook 2010

In the past days my Outlook 2010 stopped working. I was moving some emails (IMAP account) to an Archive, just to free some space from the server. Outlook crashed and when I tried to restart it wont ...
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Emails sent from outlook dont bear my name

When I send emails from outlook using an account such as jd@companyname.com, the recipient only sees jd mentioned as the sender instead of the full name John Doe in his inbox. How does one change ...
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Outlook 2007: how to add e-mail in table view to selection without the mouse?

In Microsoft Outlook 2007 I often select multiple e-mail messages in the tabular view (e. g. in the Inbox) to process them with a menu command or macro. Quite often, this is a selection of multiple ...
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Outlook 2013 macro suddenly not working anymore

I've been using a macro to send mails when a reminder is triggerd. I used this guide to get it: Scheduled and recurring email in Outlook? It worked fine for a couple days but now it's not sending ...
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Error with file permissions when creating Outlook PST archive

I'm trying to set up AutoArchive in Outlook, but no matter where I try to create the PST file, Outlook gives me an error The file name is not valid. I've tried clicking on the Browse button and ...
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Is it true that Microsoft doesn't allow more than 16 characters in their Hotmail password? [migrated]

I'm trying to change my Hotmail password after a breach in LastPass but it doesn't seem to work. So I'm curious if Microsoft has a limit of 16 characters for a password? If so, this is very insecure ...
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Search through an email to find and highlight text

I'm working with Excel trying to automate the sending of some emails. Right now, the code creates an email based on the cells next to the button clicked, forwards the email to the listed in a cell, ...
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Outlook BUG - “Resend This Message” doesn't work for .EML files

I seem to have come across a bug with outlook. I have an email in eml format, message.eml. In this certain scenario, I want to resend the email using the outlook action Resend This Message Note: ...
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Office for Mac Preview (2015). Outlook, how to change the default style?

During installation, I chose the default style (Blue), now I want to switch to classic. But I can not find where it can be done. This setting does not exist anywhere...
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Outlook 2013 forward window vanishes when switching between windows

I have an recurring issue in outlook (which I've been able to reproduce). When I receive an email: I click the forward button I click the 'Pop-out' button I Address the email to someone I attach a ...
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Outlook 2010 - How can I create/amend what appear to be a shortcut

A previous employee created what appear to be shortcuts for things that she did everyday in Outlook, both in Calendar and Email, e.g. When she typed QA (for Quote Appointment) in a new calendar ...
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Frequently cannot connect to OWA or Outlook without rebooting

On my Surface Pro 3, I frequently cannot connect to OWA using Internet Explorer or Outlook 2013 without rebooting. In Outlook, it hangs on "trying to connect" and closing/reopening Outlook does not ...
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How can I sync all Exchange company employee contacts to iPhones?

In an Exchange 2010 environment I would like to sync all of the company employee contacts to everyone's corp iPhones. So everyone is syncing their own personal contacts via the "Contacts" container ...
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Outlook - convert straight quotes to curly quotes

I often write things in Notepad, with straight quotes. When I copy and paste them into Outlook, I have to laboriously go through and re-type them (using Outlook's smart quotes). I'd love a way to ...
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Outlook 2010 Form Designer component

Which MS Office component is required to design custom forms in Outlook? I unchecked many components during Office installation and now my Outlook lets me only to open a custom form, not create one. ...
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Quick Steps in Outlook quick access toolbar

How can the quick steps in Outlook (2013) be added to the quick access toolbar? The Microsoft forums have an (un)helpful answer. Quick steps exist on the Home tab of the ribbon in a box, but I have ...
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Outlook.com Signature Editor [migrated]

Posted this on Stackoverflow and was sent here, I'm using Outlook.com and have a custom HTML signature using their inbuilt editor which if you've used it you'll know what a pain it is. I have two ...