Solved not receiving emails.outlook 7 on as well. says 10 not defau

January 24, 2013 at 21:56:33
Specs: Windows 7
I already have Office 10 home and business. Needed Publishe so reloaded Office 7 to get it. Have license for both. Now programme says that Outlook 10 is not my default programme. It is still on the computer

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January 25, 2013 at 02:14:24
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It's not wise to have two versions of Office installed in their entirety at the same time. What you should have done, if you only needed Publisher from Office 2007, is to install Publisher and nothing else from the Office 2007 CD. That way, you would still have only one version of Outlook installed (Outlook 2010).

What you can do now in your situation is uninstall Outlook 2007 and Outlook 2010 will automatically become your default email client again.

Go into Control Panel > Programs & Features
Click Microsoft Office 2007 once to highlight it.
Now click "Change" at the top.
The Office 2007 installer will open.
In the new box, click "Add or Remove Features" and click "Next".
In the new box, left-click the little box against "Microsoft Outlook".
Select "Not Available" (red X).
Click "Continue".
Outlook 2007 will now be uninstalled.
Wait for the process to complete.


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February 1, 2013 at 17:49:41
Many thanks, Phil. I have my Publisher up and running now, thanks to your advice.
Marie

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