Basics: Folders On My Computer

With the new unified Inbox option in Outlook that groups your Inboxes, Drafts, Deleted Items and Junk folders, some users are confused over mail that is downloaded to their computer or mail that is on the server. More info on the unified Inbox.

What are folders “On My Computer”?

Messages that are in folders under “On My Computer” are stored on your computer. Exchange users often archive messages from their Exchange account to “On My . . .

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Using My Day

A question came up on the You Talk list recently about Tasks. The following was posted by Nadyne Mielke, a user experience researcher for Microsoft.

My Day displays your Entourage tasks and calendar events. The default view gives you three calendar events and three tasks, but you can resize both sections (including completely hiding, so you can just not show the calendar section), and you can make the whole window as big as you want . . .

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My Day menu bar fix requires change to application permissions

Entourage 2008’s kid brother called My Day has a preference to either show its icon in the Dock or to show its icon in the Mac OS menu bar. Multiple posters in the microsoft.public.mac.office.entourage newsgroup and elsewhere have reported problems with making the change from Dock to menu bar. A MacBU developer for Entourage provided the fix.

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