?
Solved

How to turn off Outlook 2003 warning: A program is trying to send email...

Posted on 2006-06-30
8
Medium Priority
?
1,705 Views
Last Modified: 2008-01-09
Hi, All.
We have recently upgraded to Outlook 2003. It has this new security setting that we want to turn it off.

I have created programs in vb6 and vb.net that use Outlook object library to send emails. Now every time it sends email, a message box pops up asking for confirmation.

"A program is trying to automatically send email on your behalf. Do you want to allow this?"

Is there a way to turn it off?
Ideally, I don't want to turn it off for all operations. I just want to change the setting in the code before my itme.send. I have searched the library but did not find the answer. Or as a get around, I want to programmatically click yes on the popup, so the unattended operation can continue.

Thanks!
0
Comment
Question by:ommer
  • 4
  • 4
8 Comments
 
LVL 9

Accepted Solution

by:
AndreDekolta earned 375 total points
ID: 17017921
0
 
LVL 76

Expert Comment

by:David Lee
ID: 17017928
Hi ommer,

It cannot be turned off.  There are three ways to get around it.  One, yes Click-Yes (http://www.contextmagic.com/express-clickyes) a tool that clicks yes for you.  Two, use Outlook Redemption (http://www.dimastr.com/redemption) a COM component that circumvents Outlook security.  Three, re-write your code an an Outlook add-in.  Add-ins have different security rules.

Cheers!
0
 
LVL 9

Expert Comment

by:AndreDekolta
ID: 17018001
Hey BlueDevilFan!

My link provided the same information...or am I missing something?

Andre...
0
VIDEO: THE CONCERTO CLOUD FOR HEALTHCARE

Modern healthcare requires a modern cloud. View this brief video to understand how the Concerto Cloud for Healthcare can help your organization.

 
LVL 76

Expert Comment

by:David Lee
ID: 17018806
Look at the times, Andre.  We posted at almost the same time.  I hadn't seen your post yet or I wouldn't have posted at all.
0
 
LVL 9

Expert Comment

by:AndreDekolta
ID: 17018837
Yup, saw that...but, I was also making sure I wasn't missing something.  I am always into learning something new.  After 17 years in IT, one thing I've learned, is always be will to "learn."  It's all good man.

Andre...
0
 
LVL 76

Expert Comment

by:David Lee
ID: 17018872
No problem.  No, you weren't missing anything.
0
 
LVL 9

Expert Comment

by:AndreDekolta
ID: 17018885
Besides...this is what I do when my phone, Blackberry, and/or email isn't lit up like a Christmas Tree!  Know what I mean...?

Andre...
0
 
LVL 76

Expert Comment

by:David Lee
ID: 17018916
Yep, I sure do.  It's addictive.
0

Featured Post

Important Lessons on Recovering from Petya

In their most recent webinar, Skyport Systems explores ways to isolate and protect critical databases to keep the core of your company safe from harm.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

The core idea of this article is to make you acquainted with the best way in which you can export Exchange mailbox to PST format.
Take a look at these 6 Outlook Email management tools which can augment the working and performance of Microsoft Outlook to give you a more rewarding emailing experience.
Many of my clients call in with monstrous Gmail overloading issues with Outlook. A quick tip is to turn off the All Mail and Important folders from synching. Here is a quick video I made to show you how to turn off these and other folders in Gmail s…
Whether it be Exchange Server Crash Issues, Dirty Shutdown Errors or Failed to mount error, Stellar Phoenix Mailbox Exchange Recovery has always got your back. With the help of its easy to understand user interface and 3 simple steps recovery proced…

850 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