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Outlook 98 Custom Forms

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I am trying to customise MS Outlook 98 by way of Forms. I need to customise Tasks and Calendar items so that Outlook can be more effective as a diary/reminder system to suit a number of business specific requirements.

I am having trouble finding advanced documentation on how to set up forms and would be greatful for any guidance.

Many Thanks,
Dave
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The Microsoft Office website has old 98 example tools using custom forms.  I opted to by the Customizing Outlook 98 book a couple of years ago.  You need some VB experience for more advanced features.
I'm not exactly sure what you are trying to accomplish but let me give you an example I did at my office.

We have a task folder for the Technology group.  People can email directly or we can drag a message to it.  This creates a task which we can update and mark complete.  Once it is complete, it auto-generates an email to the creator and anyone that is listed under the Contact field under a task.  Was that something more of what you were trying to do?
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