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How to disable that annoying new mail notification popup in Outlook 2003.

Posted on 2006-04-03
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Last Modified: 2008-01-09
I am sure there is a way to disable the new mail popup feature in Outlook 2003. Does anyone know how to do this?
Question by:mikedotm
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by:David Lee
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Hi mikedotm,

Click Tools->Options->E-mail Options->Advanced E-mail Options and change the notification options.

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war1 earned 500 total points
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Greetings, mikedotm !

To continue with what BlueDevilFan stated, from E-mail Options, go to Advanced E-Mail Options, Desktop Alert Settings.  You can customize how long the alert is displayed and how transparent it is, or whether or not to have it at all.

Best wishes!

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On the Tools menu, click Options.
Click E-mail Options, and then click Advanced E-mail Options.

uncheck the:  "Display a New Email Desktop Alert (default: Inbox Only)
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antontolentino, didn't BlueDevilFan and I stated what you posted already?

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If it is Xp then this option will not be there under advaced email option
It will be there in tools->option->Email option it self
BY the way u can have a customized message by defining a rule for the same

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