Must buy new computer...Ideas?
Hello to all! Finally my over 10-1/2 year old Dell desktop's extreme
slowness has seriously gotten on my nerves and I'm now looking for a new
one. (Surprisingly, it's working pretty well otherwise...)
Maybe this isn't the right forum? But beside the usual things like RAM and
HD GBs, are there things I should be sure to have...or be careful NOT to
have on a desktop? After n ot looking into computers for over a decade I
feel like a Martian in the Earth. lol!
Also, is it possible to transfer to the new one ALL my stuff, including
programs, etc.? Do you thin...create folder to all users
i am searching for a way to create a folder called search and replay
under the outbox folder. i do not wish to use a plublic folder. the
search and replay folder will open up to a web page. i need to know if
there is any way of creating this folder without going to each of the
workstations. we are running exchange 2003 w/ mixed outlook versions
(200,xp,2003). please offer me any ideas you might have. thank you
for your help.
You'll have to script a solution. Nothing native in Exchange will let you do
this and deploy to existing users.
"murr" <martynaughton@gmail....Outlook Issue #7
I am using Outlook2003SP1 with Exchange 2003.
When I first start outlook and open either a message or a calendar
request when I press the button(s) or select from the menu any of these
functions; send, reply, forward, reply to all, accept, decline, print,
permissions, follow up, previous, next basically any function nothing
happens. The only things that seems to work is the close, change font
and move to folder buttons/functions. Once I close the item and open
it up again everything works. I have to do this for either messages or
calendar items. I have tried creating a different mail prof...Default Path to the Desktop Folder
Is there a default path to the desktop folder? I was exporting a a form from
one database to another. The database I'm exporting to is on my desktop.
The path is C:\Documents and Settings\Chad\Desktop\Test Database.accdb. I
want to use this saved export in a macro for other people to use, but it is
too specific to my PC. Is there a default path name I can use, like
Try one of these:
Environ("HOMEPATH") & "\Desktop\"
Environ("USERPROFILE") & "\Desktop\"
Allen Browne - Microsoft MVP. Perth...store an std::string in combobox
I am working on some legacy code which is being translated into
Chinese. I have a combobox with a load of strings in. The strings are
convertd to chinese. The problem is, the actual strings are used to
determine what happens on the OK button. So I want to add the original,
english, strings to the combo box item - SetItemDataPtr. These strings
come in as const std::string.
I'm having major woes trying to get them into the itemdata. I've tried
doing .c_str() and casting them back to const char* but to no avail.
What's a simple way of storing a const std::string in the com...Default properties for new folders
How does one set the default properties applied when
creating new email folders? Currently, when I create a
new folder, it is created with the AutoPreview turned on
by default. I'd like to change that do that it is left
off by default. It's something of a pain to create a new
folder and then go in to customize it's properties.
You can do this by editing the Messages view; View-> Arrange By-> Current
View-> Define Views...
You might want to define a new view yourself and apply that view on first
use of that folder.
Robert Sparnaaij [MVP-Outlook]
www.howto-o...Free Busy Folders Not Replicating
I have 2 servers with Exchange 2003 in the same administrative group.
Free/Busy folder is set with Replicas on each server.
Server 1 held all the mailboxes until recently.
Server 2 held 0 mailboxes.
We moved all users to server last week so that we could do hardware repairs
on server 1 (corrupt array .. nasty)
All moves were successful however we now have a strange problem.
Users on Server 2 are tying to connect to Free/Busy on Server 1, this is
causing Outlook Calendar hang issues etc.
Some folks we were able to fix using the /cleanfreebusy Outlook switch but
others this ...New Email Messages
I just installed Outlook 2007 on my new PC and for some reason the new
messages I received can only be received when I press the SEND/RECEIVE
BUTTON. My Outlook at work receives these new mail messages as they are
received. So how can I configure the system to make that happen?
The Trail Hiker!!
There are two settings within the accounts
1) Send on starting
2) Auto send/receive every xx minutes - set this for 10 minutes
"hiker0531" <email@example.com> wrote in message
>I just installed Outlook 2007 on my n...Deleting databases and starting again...
Just wondering whether it is possible to 'cleanse' the databases and start
with a blank company, WITHOUT reinstalling the entire solution.
If anyone can help, I would greatly appreciate it.
only if you had backed up the databases before you started adding to it etc
"Chris Ericoli" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> Just wondering whether it is possible to 'cleanse' the databases and start
> with a blank company, WITHOUT reinstalling the entire solution.
Weve got Exchange 2003 with most of our clients using Outlook 2003 or 2000.
We have kept the Exchange 5,5 server on the domain purely because we have a
newsletter public (folder which receives newsletters we have subscribed to
over on the internet), and which uses an agent script that forwards these
mails to different people and public sub folders.
We cannot get rid of the exchange 5,5 server until we figure a way to
forward these emails. I have tried using the Folder assistant to assign a
rule which forwards the emails but they dont seem to be working, all the
newsletters are just sitting in...Prevent new comments on old posts in sharepoint blogs
How do I stop comments on certain posts in a SharePoint blog?
I have removed permissions to the specific post to the lowest possible
access and people can STILL post a comment. If I uncheck one more item in the
list of permissions, the users can no longer see the post.
...Unable to open "New" window to write email.
I am using Microsoft Outlook in Office 2003. It has been working great until
When I click "New" to write a new email I get an error window :
The messaging interface has returned an unknown error. If the problem
persist, Restart Outlook.
I have tried this several times, even restarted the computer to no avail.
Anyone have a solution????
...New Location/New setup
Currently I'm downsizing our office, and moving to a new location. I'm
running MS Server2003 as well as Exchange 2003. Once moved, I will no longer
require the server (since I am setting up a home office).
Are there currently any steps or procedures available to correctly shutdown
one office...and basically setup a home office with no exchange server.
Also I will be removing the current pc's from the Domain, and setting up a
few in a workgroup.
I would like to receive emails from the other employees for time being until
I completely cancel this email account. I already have a...A Short Video on Adding/Editing New Customers
If capturing customers at the POS is important to you, take a couple of
minutes and watch this video. This application also allows for edit of
Global customer information in HQ installations.
Contact us for detailed info and demo.
It would be nice if you could encode the videos with a more common codec,
and not in wmv format. This requires the GTM3 codec (GoToMeeting). Windows
Media Player 11 doesn't automatically download the codec, and I'm not going
through the trouble to download and in...Excel
I need to insert a space three characters from the right of a piece of text I
have in a cell. How do I do it? I was thinking along the lines of customer
formatting but this is proving troublesome as I'm an Excel novice.
If your piece of text is in cell A1, you could put the following formula into
a helper cell (such as B1): =LEFT(A1,3)&" "&RIGHT(A1,LEN(A1)-3). If you
want to convert the formula back into text, click on B1, press Ctrl+C to copy
it, then click on Edit | Paste Special | Paste: Values | OK.
> I need to in...how to copy data in folder to ThumbDriv and use in other computer
I want to copy data in outlook folders of one computer(office unit) to be
used or pasted and read to another computer (at home),pls kindly advice how
to do it?
...Extract different strings from a cell?
If I have "100BDDDABAABD" in a cell and I'd like to extract the last
10 characters and put each character into a different cells. Then, the
first rest of characters (first 3 in this case) into another cell.
How do I do that in Excel?
Since you said "first 3 in this case", I'll assume that the number of
characters will vary in each cell.
With data in A1, enter this in B1, and copy across to K1:
Then, in L1, enter this for the remaining characters:
-----------------------------------...How do I activate the new mail button
When I start Outlook, the "New", "forward", "reply" and "reply to all"
buttons are not active which means I can not send mail. I have no problems
receiving mail. Also, on web pages with email links, when I click on them,
the Outlook application is not launched which is almost certainly related to
this. I think I'm missing something very simple here!
Are you in a mail enabled folder? Do you have an active email account
Milly Staples [MVP - Outlook]
Post all replies to the group to keep the discussion intact. Due to
the (insert...Can I Display Winodws File Folder Contents in Outlook?
I have found how to set a particular outlook folder to display a
website by seleting the home page tab under properties. Is there a
way to have this display the contents of a windows file folder instead
of an html file? I have tried something like c:\my documents, and
even file:\\c:\my documents, but this does not seem to work.
I've thought of perhaps making an html file with links to the contents
of the folder and displaying that html file. Looks pretty easy, but
if we add new files, etc., then the html file does not get
I know this is a stran...Create an Entity and Publish- issue
I am trying to create and publish a custom entity thru SDK.
The entity is created, however while publishing it leads to an
exception[“An entity contains two views with the same name. Remove one of the
views and try to publish”]
PFA Sample code which I am Executing.(Same Example of SDK).
I would appreciate, if you could help me with this issue.
// Create the entity.
EntityMetadata timesheetEntity = new EntityMetadata();
timesheetEntity.SchemaName = "new_timesheet";
timeshe...Style available all sheets new or old
I need a custom style that is available in all
spreadsheets, new or old. I can set style and save it in
book.xlt in xlstart, but that only works for new
workbooks, and doesn't work with old spreadsheets when I
call them up. I want to be able to select a group of
cells, or column or row and apply a setting for negative
numbers to have brackets. I am using Excel 2000.
I even tried saving the style in personal.xls, but that
doesn't work as it is hidden.
Do I have to use a macro? And if so what would it be?
Public Sub MergeStyles()
ActiveWorkbook....Taskbar present, Start button not!
machine clean of viruses or illegal processes.. what could be the cause?
msnews <email@example.com> typed:
> machine clean of viruses or illegal processes.. what could
> be the cause?
What have you tried, and on what? If it's not a virus then it's malware.
> Machine is clean of viruses or illegal processes.. what could be the cause?
Try some of these:
Line 117. Restore Taskbar and Start Menu
Line 167. Force Classi...Sub Form Assigning New Values to Old Records
I am using a subform within a form to have users update certain fields in the
record where the rest remiain locked. On the Main form when the list box
(which is bound to a query) is used to select the record set to display in
the subform it sometimes takes an old record and assigns a new value to the
record. For example it changes the Period field from 9 to 10. Taking a
record created in period 9 and assigning a period ten to it which is the
selection I make in the list box. Addtionally, it looks like it is taking
the first record in the related table to assign this new value to. ...Which table will refresh by adding new Account / Contact
I am new to CRM and trying to update CRM Accounts and Contacts from our
Sales Management system. I am using Micorosft Bulk Import utility. I am in
preparation of CVS files but not sure what columns do I need in CVS file to
complete one Account/Contact record. Could anybody please help. I am .NET
expert developer, please let me guide If I could develop CRM by using .NET
Microsoft do provide CRM SDK for CRM enhancment using .net. You can download
from following url
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=9C178B68-3A06-4898-BC83-BD14B74308C5...Adding new pages
Any thing I do on new pages happens simultaneously on any previous page. Can someone help me please?
Can you be more specific? What stencils are you using and what are you
John... Visio MVP
Need stencils or ideas? http://www.mvps.org/visio/3rdparty.htm
Need VBA examples? http://www.mvps.org/visio/VBA.htm
Common Visio Questions http://www.mvps.org/visio/common_questions.htm
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> Any thing I do on new pages happens simultaneously on any previ...