Enabling Compatibility mode in Windows 7 will cause problems in Outlook, including operation error messages and problems creating accounts or new data files. Tutorial shows how to check compatibility settings.
The following is a list of additional pages at slipstick.com that contain a video tutorial.
How to password-protect Microsoft Outlook data files so other people can't read your email or view your calendar or contacts.
How to move an Outlook pst file used by an IMAP account or the ost file used by Outlook 2013 IMAP and EAS accounts. . Instructions include steps to move the pst or use the ForcePSTPath registry key.
As many users know, you can edit the subject line in a message. In Outlook 2010 and newer, when you use the default view with the Date (Conversation) setting, you'll see the original subject in the message list.
How to edit the subject of an incoming message in any version of Outlook.
How to uninstall Outlook without uninstalling other Office applications.
Newer versions of Outlook let you start in any folder in your profile. You can use this method to open Outlook with a non-default folder - this is especially...
The steps you'll use to view Outlook's Internet Header depends on your version of Outlook. With the exception of Outlook 2003, Outlook displays only the headers, not the full message source.
Create tasks from email as they arrive using a simple script and Rules Wizard. With a slight variation, you can create a task from the message you are reading in the reading pane. Complete instructions and ready-to-use code samples included.
Use an ItemSend macro to set fields on email merges and include attachments.
I'm not sure what is causing the problem, but we're seeing a rash of complaints with the following error: Cannot start Microsoft Office Outlook. Unable to open the Outlook...
We are often asked how to merge two folders. This can mean one of two things: keep the calendars separate but view them as one using calendar overlay or...
How to add a file number to the subject line of an Outlook message using VBA. (Sample macro included.)
Another entry in my Lazy Programmer Series, a macro for Outlook users who want to schedule a message to send later. This macro is triggered by a reminder and sends a message, composed from the appointment's subject line and body.
Basic instructions on using Outlook's VBA editor: how to open it, where to put the code, how to sign your code.
Not every Outlook user wants an email account in Outlook, they just want to use Outlook for Calendar and Contacts. This is possible and in older versions of Outlook,...
While you can remove duplicates by hand, these tools make it easier when there are a lot of duplicates. The following pages are a collection of mail utilities for...
How to change how often Microsoft Outlook does automatic send and receives, you need to edit the Send and Receive settings.
Configure and use IMAP accounts with Microsoft Outlook. Learn how to configure Sent items and Deleted items folders in Outlook 2007 and up.
How to show the sender’s e-mail address and other fields in a column in message list view. Many Extended MAPI properties are added to messages when they are committed to Outlook message store or the Exchange mailbox but Outlook doesn't have a built in way to expose the value. You can view them using a custom configuration form that exposes the value in a custom field.
How to customize the look and behavior of Outlook's new Contact cards. For Outlook 2010 and Outlook 2013.
This frequent request comes from users looking for a way to send out meeting requests for training sessions or benefits meetings with HR, where each employee can pick the session that fits their schedule.
Step-by-step instructions for moving Microsoft Outlook from one computer to another.
When you use Dual time zone display and the week starts on the Sunday DST starts, the time scale will have an incorrect offset if the more western zone is the default time zone.
If you don't care for Calibri font as the default for RSS feeds, you need to use a macro to change the font (on font size) as the font cannot be changed by the user. We have code samples for both Outlook 2010 and 2007.