Solved

Outlook Setup to MS Mail

Posted on 1998-05-12
5
254 Views
Last Modified: 2008-02-01
I am attempting to install Outlook as the default mail for a smaill NT net. A dialoge box is asking Where is the "Postoffice in MS Mail located. I cant browes to it . What is it called or how do I identify it or where would i find it?
0
Comment
Question by:bacohen
5 Comments
 

Expert Comment

by:chanv
Comment Utility
Do you have a centralized mail service program setup in your server?
0
 

Expert Comment

by:jorgea051298
Comment Utility
In my NT are octg0000 I think this is the name by default but can change, where is your administrator?, ok , to identificate the mail office folder search for:

the following folders inside
Att,Cal, Folders, Glb, Grp,Hip, Inf , key , log , mai, mbg, mem, mmf, nme, p1, tpl,trn. usr,xtn

all this folders are inside my folder I use for post office

regards
0
 

Author Comment

by:bacohen
Comment Utility
Please be more specific. Refer me to an article or something. The documentation I have is confusing as hell and no one provides this detail which is vital. I am the administrator of a small outfit. I am it.
0
 
LVL 1

Accepted Solution

by:
mpclark earned 50 total points
Comment Utility
I could be that Outlook is trying to locate a MS Mail server i.e. post office.  This may well be because you are trying to load a service for MS Mail?

I found alot of information on the Microsoft web site, painful though it is, visit it and search the knowledge base on Outlook.
0
 

Expert Comment

by:gfueyo
Comment Utility
First, you need to create the MS Exchange Server in order to define it as the MS Post Office, with the addresses of the people working in you small net. Then install the Outlook.
0

Featured Post

6 Surprising Benefits of Threat Intelligence

All sorts of threat intelligence is available on the web. Intelligence you can learn from, and use to anticipate and prepare for future attacks.

Join & Write a Comment

Email signatures have numerous marketing benefits. Here are 8 top reasons to turn your email signature into a marketing channel.
Following basic email etiquette rules will help you write a professional email and achieve a good, lasting impression with your contacts.
This Experts Exchange video Micro Tutorial shows how to tell Microsoft Office that a word is NOT spelled correctly. Microsoft Office has a built-in, main dictionary that is shared by Office apps, including Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, and Word. When …
This video shows how to remove a single email address from the Outlook 2010 Auto Suggestion memory. NOTE: For Outlook 2016 and 2013 perform the exact same steps. Open a new email: Click the New email button in Outlook. Start typing the address: …

771 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

13 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now