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    force outlook to default to MY calendar

    any follow-up to my reply?
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    force outlook to default to MY calendar

    thanks diane. - i have a fastmail acct, imap, for most of my mail. and a number of other accounts, including the outlook.com, which POP to the outlook inbox. - the exchange, outlook.com is indeed set as the default account. this is what allows my calendar to sync between devices. the other...
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    force outlook to default to MY calendar

    I have my own calendar, "calendar-outlook email account", synced through exchange, which i have used for years. whenever outlook doesn't close properly, eg, it freezes and I have to close program on it, the next it opens it shows the "calendar-outlook" which has little of interest in it, maybe...
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    Imap account not auto syncing inbox at startup

    I open Ol16 every morning. the imap account doesn't automatically sync it's inbox. I have to click some other folder (trash, sent, whatever) then back to inbox before it will sync. the rest of day it mostly syncs automatically, but sometimes i have to go through the routine. I don't see...
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    Ol16 desktopT suddenly can't connect with Exchange

    since thur I have also tried: make a new profile, turning on 2 step verification and generating an app password (gets immediate 'wrong password'response), MS remote connectivity analyzer (tells me "autodiscovery failed"), Support and Recoveryi Asst> "solution isn't supported for yoru office...
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    Ol16 desktopT suddenly can't connect with Exchange

    I just logged into my outlook.com online, through browser. I know the pw is correct.
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    Ol16 desktopT suddenly can't connect with Exchange

    I manually synced the desktop pst to laptop . I have done this for years without a problem. today, as soon as i opened Outlook is asked for login to outlook.com. So, now the problem exists on 2 computers. Went to an desktop image, from 4/17/20, moved the outlook.pst to both desktop and...
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    Ol16 desktopT suddenly can't connect with Exchange

    and, I have tried deleting the control panel>mail>profiles>'outlook profile'. Opening outlook, it asked to create a profile and a email account. as before , it couldn't login to the outlook.com site. around and around about asking for password. I have restored the image that I wisely...
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    Ol16 desktopT suddenly can't connect with Exchange

    I notice that if i enter a knowingly wrong password, it immediately tells me that it is wrong. If i enter what i believe is the correct password, it keeps recycling asking for password. i've tried entering 5 times, it keeps recycling.
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    Ol16 desktopT suddenly can't connect with Exchange

    OL16, desktop version. win10 2019. Turned on desktop computer today, opened Outlook. greeted with a request about connecting to internet. Never saw that before. Then I am getting requests for microsoft password, which eventually I figured out was for outlook.com and its syncing calendar...
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    Outlook replies not using "delivered to" address in From

    I am now remembering that i asked about something similar, but not exactly the same, as this a couple of years ago. At that time, the accounts were set up as POP. Now IMAP. Diane?
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    Outlook 2016 Sent Mail absent from Sent Mail or Sent Items Folders

    I have sets of folders for the accounts that I set up, plus another set for "outlook.com" , which outlook put in. Perhaps it as to do with the outlook.com site that was set up in order to log into something. I don't know. I don't use it . But I do know that occasionally for no reason that I...
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    Outlook replies not using "delivered to" address in From

    OL16 IMAP I have a main 3rd party account. This account also has 2 aliases. I have the main account and the two aliases set up as accounts in Outlook, with all 3 using the same incoming and outgoing server info. Of course, both aliases show all the same mail as the main account. I did this...
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    new labeled phone field

    Diane, thanks. I know that other fields can hold a cell phone number. When I look at the car or mobile field on the phone (or on Outlook for that matter), how will I know whose number it is or where it goes to?
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    new labeled phone field

    OL16: I have some contacts that have more than one cell phone number. I also have an iphone. I sync OL to iphone using Companionlink (I don't think that this is instrumental to the problem). I can add a note to the cell phone number (eg " 111-111-1234 Sarah cell ") in Outlook to id the number...
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