Microsoft® Outlook 2010 Autofill Not Working
What are the ways to access Autofill in Microsoft Outlook 2010 and tips to resolve the issues of Autofill option not working in Microsoft Outlook 2010?
Microsoft Outlook 2010 is an office application which offers nice features. The main purpose of Microsoft Outlook 2010 is sending and receiving e-mails and it is one of the components in Microsoft Office 2010. This could be used as the e-mail application. Microsoft Outlook 2010 is the latest version available and comes with more improved features when compared to the earlier versions. Microsoft Outlook is used mainly as an e-mail application. It also includes a calendar, task manager, contact manager, note taking, a journal and also web browsing. This application can be used as a stand-alone application, and can also work with Microsoft Exchange Server and Microsoft SharePoint Server.
Following are the benefits of the Autofill option in Microsoft Outlook 2010, access Autofill option and tips to solve the issues with the Autofill option not working:
- Benefits of the Autofill feature
- Ways to access the Autofill feature in Microsot Outlook 2010
- Tips to solve the issues
Benefits of the Autofill feature
The Autofill feature in Microsoft Outlook 2010 is one of the advanced features that provide easy access of e-mail addresses. The Autofill feature automatically saves the e-mail address when it is typed even though the person is not in your 'Contacts' folder. When you type the address in the e-mail address field, the autofill feature displays a list of suggestions based on what you type. This is how you can easily use the Autofill feature in Microsoft Outlook 2010.
Ways to access Autofill feature in Microsoft Outlook 2010
In order to access the Autofill option in Microsoft Outlook 2010, you need to choose ‘Tools’ from the menu bar and go to ‘Options’. Now you need to choose ‘E-Mail Options’ button from the ‘Preferences’ tab, and select ‘Advanced E-mail Options’ button. Check the box for 'Suggest names while completing the To, Cc and Bcc fields'. By following these steps you could easily access the Autofill feature.
Due to several problems, the Autofill feature may not work. If the Autofill option is disabled, then it would not work. If the registry entries get corrupted, they would cause the issues with the Autofill option. If the typed e-mail address is not included in the address, it would cause the autofill option not working. In order to solve this problem, you need to ensure that the autofill feature is enabled, and type the full e-mail address for the first time.
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