Category Archives: Outlook

How To Make Google Calendar Sync Work With Microsoft Outlook 2010

If you use Google Calendar sync and have upgraded to Microsoft Office 2010 you’ve no doubt discovered that the two don’t work together. Here’s the world’s easiest fix: Download this file: Unzip it Go to C:\Program Files\Google\Google Calendar Sync … Continue reading

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How To Fix Your Port Settings If Cannot Send Mail From Outlook

Almost all mail client program send e-mail using port 25, which is also the port used by mail servers to talk to each other. But port 25 is widely abused by malware to spread worms and spam. As a result, … Continue reading

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Quickly Reduce the File Size of an Image with Microsoft Outlook

Sometimes when you want to upload photographs to online services or self-maintained systems like WordPress you may find yourself in the position of needing to reduce the file-size of the images. After all, your 8 mega-pixel camera takes pictures that … Continue reading

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How To Create A Reminder Email For Outlook Email From Excel

Do you want Excel to alert you of an approaching due date? Do you want to be able to send an automatic email to a person related to an item in that spreadsheet? Try it this way: Continue reading

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How To Print An Outlook 2007 Calendar With 15 Minute Increments

For many people the default setting in the Outlook calendar of 30 minutes time increments is not granular enough. For some, a 15 minute schedule is more useful. But the problem people run into with Outlook 2007 is trying to … Continue reading

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How To Show Non-Consecutive Days In One Outlook Calendar View

Every once-in-a-while a tip come along that makes you say “Huh! I didn’t know you could do that!” This is one of those tips. Did you know you can display non-consecutive days in your Microsoft Outlook calendar view? You can. … Continue reading

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How To Wrap The Text of Outlook Calendar Appointments To See Meeting Details

I am using Outlook 2007 w/ Windows Vista.  In previous versions, I was able to wrap the text of calendar appointments when printing my calendar so that all meeting details would actually print.  How do I do this in outlook … Continue reading

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