Outlook User's Solutions Center

Using OneDrive or Cloud Storage for PST Files

With the release of Office 2013 and it's emphasis on SkyDrive storage, I've had several people ask about moving their pst file to SkyDrive, DropBox and similar services.

Warn before sending messages to the wrong email address

Do you accidently send messages to the wrong email address? You can use a VBA macro that checks the outgoing addresses before sending the message.

Rename Exchange Mailbox and Account in Outlook 2013

How to rename Exchange account display names that are shown in the navigation pane and From field in Outlook 2013.

Outlook Social Connector Shows the Wrong Picture

Outlook's Social Connector displays a photo from the wrong LinkedIn or Facebook account.

Use Outlook's Contacts, not Contact Cards

To open a Contact instead of a Contact Card when you right click on a sender's email address in Outlook 2013, enable the Legacy GAL Dialog.

Outlook 2013 Favorites: Folder Order Frequently Changes

Folders on Outlook 2013's Favorites list change positions when Outlook is restarted.

Mail merge and send from a distribution group

How to use a macro to mail merge to email, add attachments, and send the messages from a different email address.

Outlook windows won't resize

Are your Outlook windows stuck on full screen or minimized?

Add EU to the International Blocked TLD List

How to add EU to Outlook's Junk Email filter list of blocked International Top-Level domains.

Map Contact Addresses or Meeting Locations

How to create a map or driving directions to one or more Outlook Contact's address or Meeting locations using VBA.

Can't delete folder until sync is complete

Error message: Outlook is synchronizing local changes made to items in this folder. You cannot remove this folder until the synchronization with the server is complete.

Ignore conversations in Outlook

Use Outlook's Ignore command to delete messages in threads or the Move Conversation command to move threads.