Problem with Outlook 2003/Cached mode/Viruses
Every once in a while a user will get an e-mail into their mailbox on
Exchange that's infected with a virus. From that point on Outlook refuses
to download any new mail (including the virus-infected e-mail.)
Sometimes we can delete the e-mail using OWA, sometimes not. If we take
Outlook out of cached mode, all of the e-mail appears, and after deleting
the infected mail and restarting Outlook back in cached mode, all mail
They're running Exchange 2000, using Symantec Corporate AV (on the
workstations, server, and the Exchange plug-in.)
Looks l...Exchange 2003 /Exchweb/Cabs folder
I'm having trouble with OWA in Exchange 2003 Standard (running on Windows
When trying to access OWA internally, I get placeholders instead of images
and the word "Loading...". This seems to be pretty well addressed in
KB280823. The problem I'm seeing is that when I remove the virtual folder
for Exchweb and recreate it, I do not get a Cabs folder. The rest of the
folders are there, but not the Cabs. This folder does not exist in \Program
Where does this folder come from? How can I get it in place? Is it even
part o...Outlook 2003 dials wrong connection
I am helping a friend. She uses Outlook 2003 on XP SP2.
Up to yesterday she had one ISP with an
email account at that ISP. The ISP name is Freeserve.
She wanted another email address for work and decided to sign up with
another ISP, Tiscali, to get a new email.
She uses pay as you go dialup with both Freeserve and Tiscali.
The new Tiscali connection is the default connection for IE and shows as the
default connection in Connect To|Show All Connections.
Indeed if not connected, going to IE and requesting an online page brings
the dial-up connection dialog for Tiscali.
With Outlook 2003 h...Access 2003, sharing application over a Novell Network
I recently built a simple 12,000 record database (a little over 7 MB) for my
assoicates all over the country via our VPN . It was created in Access 2003,
converted to Access 2000, and runs off a shared drive on a Novell server in
Washintgton DC. The response times have been incredibly slow, upwards of a
minute to query an initial record tied to the primary key. (although it
responds instantly when running off a single stand alone PC)
Does anyone have any tips about how I can make it run quicker or respond
faster over a Novell network via VPN? It's pretty much dead in the water
no...Vista x86 Upgrade to Win7 x64
I have purchased an Acer Aspire 6930G laptop that came with Vista x86 (32
bit) installed but with a free 'upgrade' to Windows 7 x86. I have a
'desktop' and an update copy of Windows 7 (legit) that came with both 32 and
64 bit disks. I have installed the 64 bit version onto the desktop. I want
to install the 64 bit version of Win7 onto my laptop but Microsoft insist
they will only provide the 32 bit version as I am 'updating' from a 32 bit
version. (seems that they are being simply bloody minded). My question is
can I successfully install the 64 bit ve...Editing Outlook 2003 Rules
I sort incoming mail using Rules but these are getting a complete mess. Many
could be combined but it is very slow and messy editing them.
Can anyone recommend a good utility to help do the job?
There are no utilities that work with rules.
Diane Poremsky [MVP - Outlook]
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Let's...Reading Pane in Outlook 2003
Is there a way, in outlook 2003, to disable the reading pane on all folders
and to set the default for newly created folders to be disabled?
eli silverman <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Is there a way, in outlook 2003, to disable the reading pane on all
> folders and to set the default for newly created folders to be
Start Outlook using the /nopreview switch.
...Installing Office 2007 and keeping Office 2003
My laptop computer has Office 2003 installed. I would like to install Office
2007, but keep Office 2003 as well. I need to do that as I have several Excel
2003 adins for statistical analysis and risk analysis and I do not want to
lose those adins (they do not work with 2007). How can I do that?
Make sure you uinstall it in a separate directly and not as an upgrade.
MVP Microsoft [Publisher]
Tech Editor for "Microsoft Publisher 2007 For Dummies"
"Bruckner" <Bruckner@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
news:FD07FEC5-AC4E-4...Outlook 2003 Sort issue
I am using Outlook 2003. The issue, which is Intermittent, when i'm
viewing my mailbox and i click on an email just to highlight but not
open and then click on the subject column to sort by subject. The mail
sorts by subject but the email that i had highlighted isn't
highlighted anymore and is lost in the sort. My mail is being
delevered to a .PST file and i am running windows XP. Has anyone seen
this problem? Please help
Yes, I've seen that behavior before. I don't think there's any fix for it,
Ben M. Schorr, MVP
Roland Schorr & Tower
htt...Upgrading the CPU?
I was thinking about possibly upgrading my current 1.6 GHz CPU on my Dell
Desktop with a faster 2.2 GHz CPU (which is compatible and available), but I
had a couple of general questions:
Would upgrading the CPU would require some, or perhaps most, apps to need to
be reactivated again, due to tripping some copy protection features of the
IOW, will apps typically look at that alone and that's enough, or does it
take 2 or more large changes to the system to normally trigger it?
Also, when making image backups on my system to my second internal SATA2
drive, I am now get...How to change default font in Outlook 2003
Can someone tell me how to change tthe default font in Outlook 2003
when composing a new email. It always comes up as Times New Roman. I
remember somewhere that I specified that Outlook should use Word as
the text editor and that seems to be the case. I have Arial as my
default font in Word but this seems to make no difference when using
Please go to Tools > Setting > Mail Format > Stationery and Fonts >
It's right there :)
On 20 Nov 2005 06:28:45 -0800, email@example.com wrote:
>Please go to Tools > Setting > Mail Format > Statione...MS Office for Mac 2008: Toolbars Disappear
Toolbars do not appear even though they are checked as being active in the "View" drop-down menu.
This occurs every time a Word or Excel document is opened, whether a new blank document or an existing one.
Unchecking the "Standard" or "Format" toolbar and then rechecking them make the toolbar appear but there are no icons visible. Clicking anywhere on the document then makes the icons appear.
Using time-machine, reinstalled MS Office to a version two months prior to when this started. No change.
Deleted and reinstalled from original CD and then insta...Access 2007 does not duplicate Access 2003 action
I have a report designed in Access 2003. It forces a new page every time
Group(0)'s value changes. That's what I want.
When I move this file from my XP desktop to my Vista desktop (do not
convert) and run it in Access 2007, the Group(0) does not forced a new page
when its value changes.
How do I correct this?
1. If you have not yet done so, add your database's folder as a trusted
Office Button | Access Options | Trust Center | Trust Center Settings
2. What view are you using for your report?
Access 2007 has a new Report view and a Lay...Demoting old DC
I have a Secondary/Backup DC (, Primary Died, computer crashed, it wont
be turned on again) which I promoted to primary (didnt sieze schema
and then merged users and computer to a new dc with a different domain
used ADMT and now all computers are on the new domain .
I wont to get rid of the old DC by demoting it or can i just remove the
trust between the new and old domain and formatt the old DC?
If not do i have to seize all of the FSMO roles before demoting it ?
Any other tips what has to be done?
Below are a couple articles on demoting ...Want to Display Most Recently Entered Record in Access 2003 Language Learning App
I'm new to Access. I've got a good bit of VBA under my belt, but I've
been using it in Excel, so I'm a bit lost in all this new
Anyway, I'm trying to build an application to help me study Romanian.
I have a table, Phrases! as follows:
Phrase ID AutoNumber unique identifier
LearningSession Number convenient way to group phrases for study
Entered Date/Time the date and time the phrase was entered
Source Memo textbook, page number, etc... (or "Mom said it")
Romanian Memo the phrase in Romanian
English ...Problems with Exchange 5.5 on windows 2000 Active Directory migration to Exchange 2003
I hope that someone out there can help me.
I have an exchange 5.5 system sitting on a windows 2000 server Active
directory server. I have installed a new windows 2003 server with exchange
2003 as the messaging platform. I have gone through the prep for windows
2000, moved all the roles, joined the domain and that all worked out great.
The problem is that when I run the exchange migration wizard I get the
Unable to logon to the server. Please verify the server name, port, user
name and password.
I believe that this is a problem relating to the LDAP port (3...Will Publisher 2002 work with Office 2003?
I have Publisher 2002 and I'm needing to update my Office software for school
to 2003. Will my Publisher 2002 still work with Office 2003?
Hi LaLana (LaLana@discussions.microsoft.com),
in the newsgroups
|| I have Publisher 2002 and I'm needing to update my Office software
|| for school to 2003. Will my Publisher 2002 still work with Office
Yes it will.
Microsoft Publisher MVP
~pay it forward~
This posting is provided "AS IS" with no warranties, and
confers no rights.
Better watch it Brian. the last t...XP Upgrade
Can I run XP Pro upgrade on Windows 2000 or do I need to do a fresh XP Pro
KenP <KenP@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote:
> Can I run XP Pro upgrade on Windows 2000 or do I need to do a fresh XP
If I'm not mistaken, it should work just fine upgrading from win2000.
"KenP" <KenP@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> Can I run XP Pro upgrade on Windows 2000 or do I need to do ...Excel 2003 colour
I have the following problem with Excel I have seen that a simila
question was asked some 18 months ago but am unable to find th
I am using Office 2003 Pro and my Excel 2003 will not "fill" cells wit
any colour nor allow fonts to be shown in color.
But the print preview shows the colour and infils correctly.
When clicking on the cell to edit it the colour is shown.
When opening an imported worksheet the colour is shown until I make an
change to the book and all the colour disappears.
No colour is displayed on imported worksheets created in earlie
Th...Excel Re-calculation 2000 compared to 2003
My company has recently deployed MS Office 2003. The previously deployed
version was Office 2000.
One of our users has an 11MB financial workbook that contains lots of
formula. Mostly of IF, SUMIF and SUM calculations. There are plenty of
links between the 25 worksheets within the one workbook but no links to
Entering data into the workbook using Excel 2000 is nearly
instantaneous. However entering data into Excel 2003 takes about 15
seconds each time I press enter (or direction key) as the workbook
recalculates each time.
The settings for calculation are identical with cal...Not seeing "Perform special upgrade" after SP4a upgrade
After i upgraded a GP 8.0 to sp 4a, i was not given the option in GP
Utilities to perform a special upgrade. The SQL directories are located in
the Great Plains folder like they should be. Any ideas?
If you go into the dex.ini file and change synchronization to true and save
it. Then when you open GP Utilities the special upgrade will run.
> After i upgraded a GP 8.0 to sp 4a, i was not given the option in GP
> Utilities to perform a special upgrade. The SQL directories are located in
> the Great Plains folder like they should be. Any ideas?
...Upgrading to Money 2005 Beware!
I am a 3 year user of Money 2003 and Money2004 Small Business. Although I
have had minor problems, these products have been very stable and have
greatly enhanced my financial control. So I was very surprised to find that
MIcrosoft put out Money 2005 in its current state. I was receiving sales
hints every time I ran 2004 and so I upgraded yesterday. What a mistake! The
product has changed so much that nothing went smoothly and all of my records
, accounts and history were messed up. Their program just quit several times
on me without aborting messages - it just disappeared and I had to l...Autocomplete in Outlook 2003
We have just upgraded from Office 2000 to office 2003.
Previously Outlook would auto complete the email
addresses. Despite having all the correct boxes ticked as
per the Outlook 2003 help pages, previously entered email
addresses still will not auto complete meaning we have to
go to the address book to get them every time. This is an
irritation to us. Is there a problem with this when
upgrading Office rather than doing a fresh install? Is
there a fix (however all updates have been downloaded
from the Office update site. Any help would be
Outlook 2000 had no au...Money 2005 Upgrade via Download Issue
I currently am using Money 2002 and want to update to 2005. If I go
the download route is it the same as buying the CD version? If I go
the download route is there a potential problem in installing on a new
More or less after you get all of the download stuff. Yes. You have to keep
the same Passport forever and retain the trial version download to bootstrap
the process. Nobody knows how long you will be able to use that d/l to
bootstrap the process. Buy the CD. If you read posts here you will find lots
of problems with download purchase. The ratio to problems reported to the CD
purcha...News in Outlook 2003
I'm sure this has been answered before but my searches have turned up
nothing. I understand that I should be able to add NEWS to the GO menu in
Outlook 2003. But when I try to customize the toolbar by dragging the NEWS
command to the GO category, it just won't do anything. It refuses to let
me add NEWS to the GO menu. What am I missing?
To get the Go, News command back, go back to the Programs tab in Control
Panel |Internet Options and change the default newsreader to Outlook
Express. If OE prompts you to make it your default newsreader the next time
you launch it, clear...