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Posted on 2011-09-02
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Hi,

Is it posile to to create a button to make Outlook subscribe to an RSS feed ?

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Question by:sanjshah12
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by:Jian An Lim
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i don understand your question well, outlook work very closely with IE and and it just subscribe as it goes.


http://blogs.office.com/b/microsoft-outlook/archive/2008/02/08/using-rss-feeds-in-outlook-2007.aspx

do this solve your problem?
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by:sanjshah12
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Apologies for not making this clearer, I have an RSS Feed (of Calendr events), but wanted to create a button on my website that would allow the user to click which would open in Outlook (2007 +) so they can subscribe to.

 
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disrupt earned 250 total points
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all you need to do is link it like so:

outlookfeed://

it will automatically open in outlook :)
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by:sanjshah12
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Thanks disrupt - thats great!
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