How to display the unread item count for public folders in Outlook

In Microsoft Outlook, by default the unread item count for public folders is not displayed.  If you would like to display the unread item count for public folders, you can add the public folder to your Public Folder Favorites.  If you prefer, you can then show the public folder in your Favorites list in the Mail…


Outlook and Outlook for Mac updates & build numbers

Have you ever looked at your Outlook or Outlook for Mac build number and wanted to know when that build was released or what KB article corresponds with it? Maybe you wanted to know how many updates have been released since then and what those later updates contain. Previously, it may have taken a lot…


Do you want to create an LDAP Address Book in order to distribute your Certificate Information? Here is a quick way to get this done!

            Consider the scenario where you, as Wingtiptoys, acquire an existing Contoso. Contoso has a client portfolio with which she has encrypted communication. In order to be able to use the encryption certificates to communicate with the Clients of Contoso you need to find a way to access the Certificate Information of the Clients.            …

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Improved Outlook 2013 Scheduling Assistant functionality when forwarding meetings

Starting with Outlook 2013, forwarding a meeting has a different effect on the existing meeting in the organizer and attendee’s calendars. If you are a meeting attendee that frequently forwards meetings to other users, then you will want to know about a particular Outlook 2013 enhancement. Outlook 2007 and Outlook 2010 behavior Let’s start with…

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The evolution of meeting notes in Outlook

An Outlook meeting has a notes area that can be used to store information related to the meeting. Although it may seem very convenient to add notes directly into the meeting, there are few things that you should consider before you do this. The meeting organizer After you invite other people to a meeting, you can…


Display search results as I type when possible: Online Mode

I would like to take the chance of describing the function of “word wheeling” in Outlook Instant Search   The function “Display search results as I type when possible”(word wheeling), can be a little ambiguous.    You may wonder what are the scenarios for which “when possible” applies. The most common is Outlook running in Online…

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New Outlook Calendar best practices guidance for Outlook 2007, Outlook 2010, and Outlook 2013

If you frequently work with meetings in Outlook, it is very likely that at some point you read the Outlook meeting requests: Essential do’s and don’ts article. However, you probably noticed that this older document only generally applies to newer Outlook versions. Over the last few years, many improvements were made to the Outlook Calendar. These improvements…