Solved

Increase number of items (folders) in "Move" dropdown button

Posted on 2011-09-08
4
1,384 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-12
Hi,

Is there a hidden tip (i.e. Registry) to increase the number of items (folders) in the "Move" dropdown button ?

TIA,

Phil
0
Comment
Question by:s2000_com
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 2
4 Comments
 
LVL 1

Expert Comment

by:nishantace
ID: 36502553
No the folders are created directly inside the Outlook PST files and not kept in Registry.

When we click the Move dropdown, the list is basically filled from the Folders' collection directly and displayed.

We can create a addin that can be plugged in to allow the user to type in a name of new folder directly.
0
 

Author Comment

by:s2000_com
ID: 36502580
nishantace: I do not want to create my own list but just to be able to increase the number (actual : 10) of items in this list. Any idea if I can influence this number ?
0
 
LVL 5

Expert Comment

by:Bidonet
ID: 36502882
in response to nishantace, the drop down list IS kept in the registry at this location under the "101f031e" key:

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Windows Messaging Subsystem\Profiles\[profile name]\0a0d020000000000c000000000000046

However this is only the list and I don't see any way to increse the number of items in the list. Once you chose another folder from the list, it is positioned at the top and the last one (10th) is dropped.

0
 
LVL 5

Accepted Solution

by:
Bidonet earned 500 total points
ID: 36503111
Sorry Ì can't look at it because my premium account just expired but this question has already been asked:
http://www.experts-exchange.com/OS/Microsoft_Operating_Systems/Windows/XP/Q_23182905.html
0

Featured Post

Announcing the Most Valuable Experts of 2016

MVEs are more concerned with the satisfaction of those they help than with the considerable points they can earn. They are the types of people you feel privileged to call colleagues. Join us in honoring this amazing group of Experts.

Question has a verified solution.

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

Suggested Solutions

What does UTC stand for?  “Coordinated Universal Time” – Think of this as the true time on Planet Earth that never changes with the exception of minor leap seconds here and there to account for the changes in the planet's rotation.   What does th…
How to resolve IMCEAEX NDRs in Exchange or Exchange Online related to invalid X500 addresses.
This video shows how to remove a single email address from the Outlook 2010 Auto Suggestion memory. NOTE: For Outlook 2016 and 2013 perform the exact same steps. Open a new email: Click the New email button in Outlook. Start typing the address: …
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…

740 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