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Attachments are hidden in Outlook.com tasks and appointments.

Problem:
When you use an Outlook.com account in Outlook 2013 (using EAS) and insert an attachment into an appointment, contact, or task, the attachment is not visible in the message body. Solution: The attachment is on the local copy of the appointment, task, or contact only; it will not sync to the server or to other computers.
There are options you can use to access the hidden attachments: The hidden attachments can be saved using File, Save All Attachments menu and opened from the hard drive.Click the Copy to My Calendar command to create a copy of the appointment on your default calendar and the attachments will be visible in the local calendar.
Note: The users can attach files to tasks, contacts, and appointments when Outlook.com does not support attachments.

Translation Error message while exporting/Importing contacts from outlook using csv Format.

Problem:
You may receive a Translation Error message, telling you that a file error occurred in the translator While exporting contacts from Hotmail or Outlook.com website in CSV format and import into Outlook, Note: this error is not limited to CSV files exported from Outlook.com or Hotmail. Translation Error: A file error has occurred in the Comma Separated Values translator while initializing a translator to build a field map.
Outlook was unable to retrieve the data from the file "E:\Downloads\WLMContacts.csv". Verify that you have the correct file, that you have permission to open it, and that it is not open in another program. This is the result of the exported file's Unicode encoding. When the CSV is opened in Excel, all of the comma-separated fields are shown in one cell, not one cell per field. Excel can’t detect the field separators and neither can Outlook. Note: If you have opened the file in Excel to look at it, close it without saving. Solution:
Open the CSV fil…

How to change the color of the wavy underline that indicates spelling errors.?

Issue:
How to change the color of the wavy underline that indicates spelling errors.?
Solution: To change the color of the wavy underline that indicates spelling errors, follow these steps: 1.Click Start, click Run, type regedit, and then click OK. 2.Locate and then click the following registry subkey: HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Shared Tools\Proofing Tools 3.If the SpellingWavyUnderlineColor entry exists, go to step 6.

If the SpellingWavyUnderlineColor entry does not exist, go to step 4. 4.On the Edit menu, point to New, and then click DWORD Value. 5.In the right pane, type SpellingWavyUnderlineColor. This is the name of the new entry. 6.In the right pane, double-click SpellingWavyUnderlineColor. 7.In the Edit DWORD Value dialog box, click Hexadecimal. 8.In the Value data box, type the hexadecimal number that represents the color that you want to use, and then click OK.

Office 2016 Public Preview is now available.!!

Office 2016 Public Preview is now available.!!

Office 2016 Preview is now here! You can download the new version of office 2016. Who can download the Office 2016 Preview? Existing Office 365 subscribers via your My Account pageConsumers without an existing Office 365 subscription I am an Office 365 subscriber. How do I install the Office 2016 Preview? Go to the Office My Account pageClick Language and Install optionsClick Additional Install OptionsOpen the Version drop down menu and select the 32-bit or 64-bit Office 2016 Preview. This will install the Office 2016 Preview on your device.I don't have an Office 365 subscription. Can I get the Preview?
If you do not have and Office 365 subscription, you will be able to download the Office 2016 Preview from the links below. Note - To continue using Office 2016 after your trial period has ended, you will need to purchase an Office 365 subscription. Download Office 2016 Preview System requirements Office 2016 Preview supports PCs or Windows …

How to Recover Deleted Mails in Outlook 2013

Issue: How to Recover Deleted Mails in Outlook 2013

Solution: 

If you are using exchange account in outlook 2013 and have deleted the emails accidentally from your Inbox but you want them back into the Inbox. There is one inbuilt option on outlook 2013 that you can use to recover the emails.

Please follow the steps below to remover the emails.

1. Click on folder tab from top of the outlook bar.

2. Look for recover deleted option under folder tab.

3. Select the emails from the dialog box you can select multiple by holding CTRL key.

4. Click on Restore button to recover the emails.



I Hope this would fix the issue for you.

Outlook 2013 and metered connection warning.

Issue: Outlook 2013 shows metered connection warning and goes offline mode.

Solution:

Snapshot 1:
Snapshot 2:
Follow the below steps to fix the issue: 1. Open Control panel.
2. Look for pc settings.(Windows + C)
3. Open Network Settings page.
   4. Turn off Meter Connection for wifi network.
5. close outlook and open it again and see the result.
Hope this would fix the issue for outlook 2013.

How to Disable OneDrive Sync Settings in windows 8.1‏

Issue: How to Disable OneDrive Sync Settings in windows 8.1‏ Solution:
Windows 8 or above have Microsoft OneDrive integrated into the Operating System. So OneDrive always keeps on synchronizing data which consumes a considerable amount of bandwidth. You may turn it off by following the steps below: Go to Charms bar –> Settings (Windows Key + i) –> Change PC SettingsSelect OneDrive from the left side menu and then select Metered Connections from the left side menuOn the right hand pane, under Sync settings, turn both settings to off.
Turn off device updates Turning off device updates will prevent Windows from downloading information for new device drivers and updating the drivers on a metered connection. Go to Charms bar –> Settings (Windows Key + i) –> Change PC SettingsSelect PC and Devices from the left side menuSelect Devices and make sure Download over metered connections is set to off.

Change the vertical alignment of text on a page in word.

Issue: Change the vertical alignment of text on a page in word.Vertical alignment determines the position of the text within a section of a document relative to the top and bottom margins. Vertical alignment is often used to create a cover page or title page for a document. In Microsoft Office Word 2007, you can quickly and easily add a cover page to your document without having to change the vertical alignment option.
Solution:
You can change the vertical alignment of the text within a section or of selected text only. You can align the text at the top of the page, center the text, justify the text, or align the text at the bottom of the page. 1.On the Page Layout tab, click the Page Setup Dialog Box Launcher, and then click the Layout tab. 2.In the Vertical alignment box, click the option that you want. 3.In the Apply to box, click Whole documentThis section, or This point forward, and then click OK.

Change the default address list of the Outlook Address Book.

Problem:
Change the default address list of the Outlook Address Book.



Solution:
When you use Outlook without an Exchange Account, the default address list when bringing up the Address Book and when pressing the To, Cc or Bcc buttons is your Contacts folder. When you use and Exchange Account, the default is the Global Address List. You can change the default via the following steps; Open the Address Book by pressing CTRL+SHIFT+B or via;§Outlook 2007 and previous 
Tools-> Address Book…
§Outlook 2010 and Outlook 2013
Use the Address Book icon on the right side of the Home tab in the Ribbon.
In the Address Book dialog choose Tools-> Options…Use the dropdown list for “Show this address list first” to your preferred address list. 
In Outlook 2010 and Outlook 2013, this option is called “When opening the address book, show this address list first”.
Press OK.Close the Address Book dialog.