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How To Hack Default Folder in MS outlook Express ?

What if You want to keep all the incoming mails in the folder defined by you and reply all the mails in bulks.Change the small setting in MS outlook express to make this folder your default folder.

Outlook in XP and Vista, default folder that you get to view is the Inbox. In some versions of Outlook, like XP or 2003, Outlook default is “Outlook Today” page. You can change the folder that Outlook should start up with the settings This is useful if you keep your important mails in folder other than your Inbox.,  Generally for those who respond to all mail in bulk called “Pending, in such cases this Pending Folder can be the default folder.

Change startup folder in Outlook:

Step 1: Go to Tools and click on Options.

Step 2: Click on the Other tab and then click on the Advanced Options button.

Step 3: Under General Settings, you’ll see the option “Startup in this folder” and it will either be set to Inbox
or Outlook Today. Click the Browse button to change to another folder.

The next time you open Outlook, it will automatically default to showing the contents of the folder you selected in the last step. If not, you may be having an issue whereby the default Outlook icon created by Windows always defaults to the default folder, i.e. Inbox or Outlook Today.
If Windows is overriding your manually selected folder, you can remove the registry setting that forces it to the default folder. Simply navigate to the following key:

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Clients\Mail\Microsoft Outlook\shell\open\command

You’ll see the actual path to the Outlook.exe file along with any parameters.
“C:\PROGRA~1\MICROS~2\Office12\OUTLOOK.EXE” Outlook:Inbox /recycle”
Now all you have to do is remove the Outlook:Inbox portion in the value and that will prevent Outlook from automatically going to the default Inbox folder. It should look like something below. Remember that depending on your version of Office, the path to the Outlook.exe file may be different, so don’t change that. Simply remove the Outlook:Inbox portion of the line.

That’s all there is to it! Now you can startup Outlook with a different folder than the usual Inbox. Enjoy!

Source : NirmalTV

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