Change Microsoft® Outlook Express Registry Settings
Get to know more about changing registry settings of Microsoft Outlook Express.
Microsoft Outlook Express is the latest e-mail program from Microsoft which can be used for working with many types of e-mail accounts. Microsoft Outlook Express has a number of keys included in the system registry. These keys are located in Microsoft sub key under the 'Software' tab which can be accessed in the HKEY_CURRENT_USER folder. You can get the account information from Microsoft Outlook Express sub key. The identities sub key is used for storing each identity in Microsoft Outlook Express. You can change the registry settings if you wish to do so. To do this, you need to type 'regedit' in the 'Run' prompt which can be accessed from the 'Start' menu of the system. You need to then locate the HKEY_CURRENT_USER folder and click the '+' near the folder to get appropriate registry keys. You must then double-click the registry key which you need to change. It will display the registry value which you can change to get the registry settings changed.
Here is more on changing registry settings of Microsoft Outlook Express:
Microsoft Outlook Express has a number of useful features. The most important among them include e-mailing. The application has been added with standard e-mail access based on the Post Office Protocol. The feature allows you to work offline while drafting e-mails. You can also save them to be sent once the connection has been restored. You can also tweak the features to attach files and images to e-mails, maintain a list of contacts and organize e-mails in various folders. Microsoft Outlook Express includes a spelling and grammar check which helps to check your messages for accuracy.
You can see that a number of security features have been added in Microsoft Outlook Express. These security features scan each e-mail for spam, corrupt hyperlinks or viruses. You can send certain e-mail addresses to blacklist. Then, you may no longer receive any messages from these addresses. These contacts will be routed as spam messages automatically. It also scans outgoing mails before sending so as to avoid spreading infections to other systems. It will also alert you to reset the username and password whenever the account is being compromised by hackers.
Microsoft Outlook Express comes with a calendar included in it. The calendar is useful in entering upcoming events so you can keep a track of appointments. It is possible to set a reminder to pop up at certain intervals. You can set up an 'Out of Office' e-mail notification if you are not going to access your e-mail account for some time. The feature will respond to received e-mails automatically and will let others know that you are unavailable at present.
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