Updating Registry to force new task and note items to save in a particular folder

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David Kellen

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Outlook version
Outlook 2013 32 bit
Email Account
Exchange Server
Hi Everyone,

I just loaded an Exchange account onto Outlook (2013, 32-bit) on my home computer, which already had a PST for my pesonal accounts. The Exchange account is for work, and I've updatd the data files setting to use it as a default.

My problem is that new tasks and notes are created and saved into whatever folder I'm currently viewing, not the Exchange account. I'd like new items to be saved inside the Exchange account no matter where I happen to be when I create them.

Slipstick.com had a really useful registry edit for forcing new messages to be created inside a particular account. I'm wondering if there's a parallel registry edit for tasks and notes. Any help is appreciatd!


David Kellen

Diane Poremsky

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Outlook version
Outlook 2016 32 bit
Email Account
Office 365 Exchange
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