The 2013 version of the [Microsoft Outlook personal information manager](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Microsoft_Outlook).

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Powershell 4.0 script to recycle MS Outlook in Win 2012 R2 Server?

I have a Win 2012 R2 Server that runs unattended with apps dependent on MS Outlook 2013 running. I would like to create a daily scheduled PowerShell script to gently close Outlook, create a backup of ...
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How can I rename my email account's default “Sent” folder label in Outlook 2013 (via Exchange server)?

Q. How can I rename my email account's default "Sent" folder... My "Sent" folder in Outlook 2013 email account (via Exchange server) is incorrectly labelled as "Payslip 1.jpg" (with Windows 7 Pro ...
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Change plaintext reply prefix

When you reply to a plaintext email in Outlook (2013, though same issue with 2010), it always prefixes the original message with something like the following: > -----Original Message----- > ...
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How do I change the look of appointments in Outlook 2013

In Outlook 2013, when in the calendar, I can have the subject of the appointments either aligned to the right or to the left, using the ltr/rtl settings. Is there a way to not use those settings, and ...
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How do I show all day appointments in day, but hide them in work week in Outlook 2013

I've made two views, one showing all day appointments and one not showing them. I want to have the view showing all day appointments when switching to day view, but when switching to work week or ...
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Upgrade from MS Outlook 2003 to MS Outlook 2013 - how to migrate custom views and menu bars?

I'm currently working with Microsoft Outlook 2003 and want to upgrade to MS Outlook 2013``. I have made some modifications which ware important for my work and I wonder what is the easiest way to get ...
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Folders created in Outlook 2013 not showing up as labels in GMail. Reverse does work

When I create a folder in Outlook 2013 under my GMail IMAP account it is not showing up as a label in Gmail. The other way around works perfectly, if I create a label in GMail about 10 seconds later ...
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Outlook 2013 and Google Apps IMAP Sync only when each folder is clicked manually

I cannot use the GAMMO as it's an Click To Run version of Microsoft Outlook 2013 but I'm having this strange issue in migration from a private imap server to google apps for business in Outlook 2013. ...
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Why when I try to put HTML email Signature Design on Microsoft Outlook 2013always turn into a mess?

Does anyone know how to insert HTML email signature design into windows outlook? Already many times I tried to put HTML email signatures to outlook windows always fail. But if I put in Mail and ...
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Outlook 2013 / 2010. Default 'From' address for 'Additional Mailboxes'

If you add another Exchange account to Outlook then press the 'New Email' button whilst within the Inbox of that account then (correctly) the new email will be From that email account... BUT If you ...
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Office 2013 appears twice in the taskbar

For some reason, Outlook 2013 now appears twice in the taskbar. It shows up with two different icons, the usual blue "o" and a yellow+folder icon: It was just fine until now and it suddenly started ...
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How can I send a reply in Outlook 2013 and be certain that it is not transformed to pictures?

This might be a one time occurrence, or it might happen with certain messages, I really don't know. We got an html mail from a contact, and tried to reply to it. This did not succeed, we got a ...
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Cannot import old PST files to a new Outlook profile

Having just upgraded my office suite to the new office 13 everything works fine apart from my most used program Outlook! I have created a new user profile and managed to get it start but I cannot ...
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Need help creating Macro in outlook 2013 [duplicate]

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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Create shared to do list folder in MS office 2013 and assign to team members

I have been able to figure out the basics of the question that I want to ask but need more clarification on how it will work in real time and what do I need to do in order to make sure that this ...
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How do I get notifications for specific folders?

I know that it's possible to make a rule so that you get a notification for all folders rather than just the inbox; however, I have rules that direct certain types of emails towards folders because I ...
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Having issues with pst files between client and server profile

we have several Win 2012 r2 server running one of them for remote desktop services. Users are in the active directory with server based profiles. There is sadly no exchange server in the network so ...
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Styling emails with Outlook 2013

I am using Outlook 2013 and want to stylize my emails. Background color, container background color, container border-radius, container padding. I've tried stationary and other tricks, but they don't ...
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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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Outlook 2013 VBA Editor Launches Without Displaying Debug and Edit Toolbars

Just an annoyance, but I've hunted through every editor command option to no avail. Just switched laptops, and in my old VBA editor it launched each time with no code windows open and the debug and ...
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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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Do I have to delete/add attachment when I change the file before sending the e-mail?

When I edit the content of file (e.g. excel worksheet) that I have already attached to a not yet sent e-mail message in Outlook, I usually delete the attachment and attach the same file to the same ...
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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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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 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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How can I switch between “All” and “Unread” in my Outlook 2013 inbox?

I would like to switch between seeing All and just Unread emails in my Outlook 2013 inbox using just the keyboard and a single key combo, for instance Ctrl+Shift+A and Ctrl+Shift+U (just an example). ...
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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 2013 Contacts

In Outlook 2013 my contacts folder does not show in the address book. I have made sure that the box for show this folder as an email address book is checked but my contacts still don't appear. ...
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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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Set appointments without sending emails in Outlook

When I set an appointment with a contact, Outlook appears to require that I send an email to that contact, which I don't want to do. I just want to set an appointment on my calendar that is with that ...
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Searching emails by date only brings up emails received two weeks ago or more

I just recently upgraded to Outlook 2013 when I refreshed my laptop at work. When I search my Inbox by date with a name of a coworker who sent me an email, it will only pull up emails sent two weeks ...
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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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Is it possible to send an e-mail addressed (BCC) to everyone that has sent me a message in a folder?

I have a folder of e-mails received from various people over the past year. I'd like to send an e-mail out to every single person that has e-mailed me within this subfolder. I'd prefer to send a ...
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Add “Request read receipt” to Outlook 2013 ribbon

In Office 2013 you can reply "in-line". Meaning, you don't have to open a new window with the email. If you chose drafting the email in a new windows then you have the option in the tab "Options". ...
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Outlook e-mail autocorrect doesn't let me add image

In the above dialog (Outlook 2010) the text type is a fixed "Plain text" and grayed out, so I can't select the "Formatted text" I need to insert a smiley bitmap. How can I enable the text type? ...
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Recurring meeting acceptance outlook

I got a recurring meeting request from a colleague in outlook 2013. When I try to accept it, it request me to accept every single occurrences of the meeting. So if the meeting is recurring for 120 ...
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Outlook 2013 - edit subject of received meetings

I use Outlook 2013, and as part of my job i receive meetings (they are forwarded to me as part of the workflow). I perform the work instructed in the meeting description, and then archive them. For my ...
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Retrieve .OST data after harddrive failure

I want to open an OST file in Outlook 2013. I understand the difference between ost and pst. The reason I need to do this is that after a harddrive failure, I am unable to look at how a user had their ...
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How to redirect all incoming messages to a Gmail email address using Microsoft Outlook 2013?

I use Microsoft Outlook 2013 on Windows 7 SP1 x64 Ultimate. How to redirect all emails I receive on Outlook to a Gmail email address?
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Outlook 2013 not showing mails in folder

I have a problem with Outlook 2013, which is connected to a Dovecot IMAP-server. The user in Outlook has a lot of folders in his account, which I suspect may be part of the cause. The problem is, ...
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How to avoid wrong picture of sender when forwarding a meeting in Outlook?

Just a minor annoyance: when an initial invitee delegates(let's say Jack) to another person (let's say Jim) using the "Forward", the e-mail generated by outlook has sender "{Invitee} on behalf of ...
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How do you enter an OOTO time on the Outlook Calendar that covers a period of two weeks?

I am a new Outlook user and I would like to enter my vacation time on the calendar, repeated OOTO for two weeks. I was told that the manner in which I have done it is wrong. What is the correct way ...
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Attachments by Reference in Outlook Templates

I'm sure that this isn't easily achievable, as I can't seem to find any information about it anywhere. Nonetheless, it doesn't hurt to ask. At work, I have a single computer with multiple email ...
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Why can't a user see a specific directory in public folder in outlook?

I have added permissions for a client user to access specific public folder (it is folder that only has contact info) in Exchange Server 2010 SP3 using public folder management console. When ...
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Multiple Exchange accounts password prompt on Outlook 2013

We have users who have more than one exchange account on their Outlook profiles, some are fine and do not get prompted for passwords and some do. Of course it has to affect the CEO! We had the issue ...
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Cannot delete email folders in outlook 2013

I have outlook 2013 on win 8.1 My email account is an IMAP for a yahoo.com account. I created an email folder under the inbox folder in outlook and later decided to delete it. so i right clicked and ...
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How to remove messages based on age or message count in Outlook 2013

Is there any way to delete emails in a folder after there are a certain number of emails in the folder? Or would it be easier just to set up a rule to delete all emails in the folder at the end of a ...
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POP3 has stopped working in Outlook 2013 for one of three .pst files

clarification: The Outlook 2013 profile has 3 .pst files. -- one is for a domain that is hosting by 1&1 (no issues) -- two are for a domain that i host using hMailserver -- one of the 2 has no ...
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How do you remove the “New My Webex Integration” button from Outlook?

I installed Webex to attend one meeting and then uninstalled it. Now there's a "New My Webex Integration" button remaining in my Outlook calendar view. How do you remove this left-over? I'm ...
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Delete a new email draft you're editing in Outlook

Using Outlook 2013. When you compose a new email there is usually a way to quickly get rid of it in case you no longer want to send the email. Is there a way to do this in Outlook? I tried closing ...