Note: this works only in Outlook 2010 as written, because Outlook 2007 does not support PostItem in Run a Script. We're working on a version for Outlook 2007 that uses ItemAdd handler. We have a code sample that works on RSS feeds delivered to a single folder at Slipstick.com. Today's tip is one that I expect only a few people will care about... heck, it's not something … [Read more...] about Tip 959: Changing the Font used for Outlook's RSS Feeds
When you work with custom forms, you can eventually have a long list of folder names on the Look in list in the Choose Form dialog. You can clear this list by editing the registry. In the Start menu's Search field or in the Run command (Windows key + R to open Run), type regedit to open the registry editor. Browse to the Office Explorer key then delete the Namespaces … [Read more...] about Tip 957: Delete the MRU list in Choose Form dialog
One complaint I get all the time (and often make myself) is about the ridiculous folder clutter on the Contacts and Calendar navigation pane when you have multiple email accounts in your profile. Every account that has it's own data file will have a Contacts and a Suggested Contacts folder. Every Exchange or Hotmail connector account will have it's own Calendar (and often … [Read more...] about Tip 956: Too Many Contact Folders?
I set up a contact group. After saving it I can't find it anywhere. I tried searching but it's not found. Maybe I misspelled the name? There are (at least) three ways to find contact groups (distribution lists) within a contacts folder - Instant search, use a List view and look over the list, or create a filtered view. If you have a lot of contacts or a lot of groups, … [Read more...] about Tip 947: How to find 'lost' Contact Groups
Do you have a need for a text file containing a list of the rules assigned to your Outlook 2007 or Outlook 2010 default email account? A visitor to Slipstick.com submitted a code sample that creates a text file with the rule names and the From condition, in the order they are listed in Rules & Alerts. It still needs a bit of tweaking to include all Conditions and Actions in the … [Read more...] about Tip 945: Print a list of your Outlook Rules