Another program is trying to access my email addresses

Posted on 2004-11-17
Last Modified: 2010-04-08
Message when in outlook - "A program is trying to access email addresses in your outlook address book". How do you find out what program is trying to access your addresses?
Question by:kwalit
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    Accepted Solution

    that is because u have got security update and one of the best ways to prevent that nuisance is to use this program

    Author Comment

    What a windows security update? If so why doesn't my other PC's have this message?
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    Expert Comment

    not sure which security update specifically causes this but are you sure the office in your other pcs are not updated as this ?

    Expert Comment

    Do you have any synchronization software for a PDA or Mobile Phone installed? If so, this programs may try to access your outlook.

    Expert Comment

    If you have set the option in Outlook to use Microsoft Word as your email editor, this will cause this message to appear.  

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