Another program is trying to access my email addresses

Posted on 2004-11-17
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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?
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sunray_2003 earned 1000 total points
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that is because u have got security update and one of the best ways to prevent that nuisance is to use this program

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What a windows security update? If so why doesn't my other PC's have this message?
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not sure which security update specifically causes this but are you sure the office in your other pcs are not updated as this ?

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

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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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