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outlook macro to turn off automatic send receive

Hi,

Is there a way to record macros in Outlook 2013?

If not, how can I write an outlook macro to turn off automatic send receive and assign it to an icon on the ribbon?

Thanks!
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CompProbSolvCommented:
The following is a link that may get put you in the right direction:
http://www.vbaexpress.com/forum/archive/index.php/t-36297.html

Are you connecting to an Exchange server?  That appears to raise some issues.
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ugebAuthor Commented:
Yeah, I tried that (macro ScheduledSendReceiveToggle), but it doesn't work for v. 2013.   It was written for v. 2003 and in 2013 it complains of variables not being set.

This is not using an exchange server.
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QlemoBatchelor, Developer and EE Topic AdvisorCommented:
Checked the code with O2010, and no issues. O2013 is not really different, AFAIK. Maybe posting the error message will help.
Sub ScheduledSendReceiveToggle()
Dim ctl As Office.CommandBarControl
  Set ctl = ActiveExplorer.CommandBars.FindControl(, 6867)
  If ctl.Enabled Then ctl.Execute
End Sub

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As soon as that works, you can put a button in your Quick Launch bar. Modifying the Ribbons is a PITA.
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ugebAuthor Commented:
Nothing worked, no matter my effort. Thanks for trying.
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