Friday, 10 January 2014

Outlook 2013 New Mail Desktop Alert Goes Away After 5 Seconds?

Problem:


Outlook 2013 New Mail Desktop Alert Goes Away After 5 Seconds.?

Solution:

In outlook 2013 the message pop up goes away after 5-7 Seconds.
If you wants to keep the message pop up longer so that you can take the action on the email.
Follow the steps.:

Step 1:
Win 7:

You can customize this by going to Options / Mail / Message arrival / Desktop Alert Settings.

Step 2 :

On Win8 though Outlook switches to using popup "toast" notifications at the top right corner of the screen by default.
You can customise these by going to Charms bar / PC Settings / Ease of Access.