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outlook 2007 to prompt for password

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how can we set outlook 2007 to prompt for password everything login to one particuar profile?there is a few profiles setup in Outlook. first time we login, there is a box that says remember password. if we accidentlly click the checkbox, how to clear it?
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Go to control panel and open mail.
Click on the Email accounts
under security Tab. select "Always prompt for the login credentials"
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Anuroopsundd, The_Kirschi, had tried both methods but seems doesn't work. do i need to log off or restart pc for this to work?
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logoff ones should be ok.
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If you are in the profile,then

Tools- Account Settings - double click the account you want to change - Uncheck the Remember password - next - finish.
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you might find making a shortcut using the command switches to be helpful;

http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/outlook-help/command-line-switches-for-microsoft-office-outlook-2007-HP001218589.aspx#BM4

outlook.exe /profiles
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had tried the above suggestions but somehow the password prompt will only appear once..  (there's no checkbox to select not to remember password)..  after entering this once, it doesn't prompt again.. quite puzzling
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had tried all the p;ossible combinations.. and it seems like the prompt only appears once after you login to the machine.. after restarting, it will then prompt again.
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did not really get a solution for the above scenario, whereby wants to have the outlook prompts everytime it opens.. it appears it prompt only once after login to windows.. restart windows then it will prompt again.
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