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Outlook 2013 RICHED20.DLL bug: the font used in the first field on a custom form is tiny. The field properties look fine, the font size is set to a reasonable size, like 8 point, but the text is very small.
New in Outlook 2013 is a feature called "Peeks". Peeks replace the To-Do Bar we've grown to love in Outlook 2003 and up. Calendar Peek now includes next 7 days!
Outlook creates a new folder called "Junk" and moves internal mail to the Junk folder. There are no rules. When the mail is moved back to the Inbox, it goes back to the Junk folder.
The basic features are available in Outlook 2013 RT: you can connect to multiple Exchange servers, EAS, POP3, or IMAP accounts, send email, use the calendar and contacts, but you can't use macros or install add-ins.
After installing Office 2010 SP2 (or an earlier update), Outlook 2010 users may receive Event ID 27, "Calendar Folder property is missing" warnings in the Event viewer's Application log. While annoying, it's not harmful and should only be generated when Outlook is first started, one event for each calendar in the profile.
Information about Outlook 2013 updates and hotfixes released in 2013.
How to publish custom Outlook forms and manage published forms.
Outlook error message: Folder sharing is not available because of permission settings on your network.