• This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn more.

Outlook Dialling Problems

W

Womble

Guest
#1
I've just had to reinstall Office XP after a hard disk crash.
Before, it was working fine (relatively), but now it dials my provider when I'm offline - it doesn't even prompt me to connect !
Also when I'm online, I have to perfrom a manual send/receive to get my mail - it won't send it immediately either.
Anyone else had this ?

TIA Womble
 

damnyank

I WILL NOT FORGET 911
#2
I don't know about Office XP - but my Outlook Express has options to turn those functions on or off!

I can go tools, options, general tab and there is a selection to "Check for new messages every XX minutes and a drop down right below it giving you options such as connect only when not working offline, do not connect, or connect even if working offline.

On the Send Tab there is an option to send mail immediately. I know if I let that unchecked - it goes to my outbox and sits there until I "send" it!

It sounds like you have "check for new messages" checked and have selected "connect even if working off line" and on the send tab you have left "send mail immediately" unchecked!

Any help????
 

Members online

No members online now.

Latest posts

Latest profile posts

Perris Calderon wrote on Electronic Punk's profile.
Ep, glad to see you come back and tidy up...did want to ask a one day favor, I want to enhance my resume , was hoping you could make me administrator for a day, if so, take me right off since I won't be here to do anything, and don't know the slightest about the board, but it would be nice putting "served administrator osnn", if can do, THANKS

Been running around Quora lately, luv it there https://tinyurl.com/ycpxl
Electronic Punk wrote on Perris Calderon's profile.
All good still mate?
Hello, is there anybody in there? Just nod if you can hear me ...
Xie
What a long strange trip it's been. =)

Forum statistics

Threads
61,962
Messages
673,247
Members
89,020
Latest member
saryrehgy