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The following articles were included in recent Exchange Messaging Outlook (EMO) newsletters. For a complete list of articles published in 2014 (and links to the indexes for previous years), see Exchange Messaging Outlook Issues Index 2014

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Receive a Reminder When a Message Doesn't Arrive?

Receive a Reminder When a Message Doesn't Arrive?

Use a run a script rule to set reminders to alert you if a new message (such as routine server alerts) doesn't arrive within a specified time.

Office 365 or Office 2013?

Office 365 or Office 2013?

Over the last few weeks, I’ve seen several threads asking “What is the difference between Office 365 and Office 2013?” and the answers reminded me of the story about the blind men and the elephant – everyone has a different idea about what it is. The guys focusing on IT explained what Office 365 services  

Print Outlook Business Card Images

Print Outlook Business Card Images

Use this macro to create and print a Microsoft Word document containing Outlook's business cards. The macro saves the card as a jpg image then inserts it into a Word document. How to use macros First: You will need macro security set to low during testing. To check your macro security in Outlook 2010 or  

Print Contacts and Contact Photos

Print Contacts and Contact Photos

Use VBA to create a Word document containing the selected contact's name, address, phone number and contact photo.

Outlook crashes when syncing iCloud calendars

Outlook crashes when syncing iCloud calendars

Following the release of the November update for Outlook, users are reporting that Outlook crashes when an iCloud calendar is subscribed as an Internet Calendar. (Calendars synced using the iCloud addin are not affected by this bug.) The cause: the iCloud sends a gzip encoded response but Outlook is not expecting gzip. Outlook tries to  

'Have server reply' rule is not using 'reply-to' address

'Have server reply' rule is not using 'reply-to' address

The question came from an Outlook user: We want to use a "Have server reply rule" to send an automated reply to people who send us a message using our web form. When the rule runs, Outlook is replying to the From address (our web server), not the Reply to address (the person who filled  

Update for Business Contact Manager (BCM 2013)

Update for Business Contact Manager (BCM 2013)

This Outlook BCM update fixes a number of issues plaguing BCM users, including the incorrect labels for address and phone numbers, that affected BCM after the September 2013 Office update was installed.

Outlook 2013 Updates and Hotfixes

Outlook 2013 Updates and Hotfixes

Information about Outlook 2013 updates and hotfixes released in 2013.

Outlook 2010: Hotfixes and Updates

Outlook 2010: Hotfixes and Updates

This is a list of Outlook 2010 hotfixes and updates. Note that hotfixes are packaged into later updates and as long as you have Outlook updated to the most recently available updates, early hotfixes may be installed.

Use a Macro to Assign Messages in a Shared Mailbox

Use a Macro to Assign Messages in a Shared Mailbox

How to use an Outlook macro to move messages to a new folder or mailbox or to assign categories to the message round-robin style.