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Entries from August 2004

Outlook’s Preview Pane

August 30th, 2004 · Comments Off on Outlook’s Preview Pane

Howdy, Howdy, Howdy! A great big welcome back to all of you there in Internet land to another fun filled edition of The Weekly Geek. I hope all has been virus and worm free for you lately. I know I have been off my normal topics of computer optimization for a while but I feel […]

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Tags: E-Mail Issues · Optimizing · Security

Using “Rules” in Outlook

August 30th, 2004 · Comments Off on Using “Rules” in Outlook

Howdy and welcome back to another fun and fact filled edition of The Weekly Geek. In the last article we went over how to create Rules in Outlook to filter messages. In this edition I want to finish going over Outlook’s Rules and how to run them on folders you have already created in Outlook. […]

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Tags: E-Mail Issues · Optimizing · Software

Microsoft Outlook Security

August 23rd, 2004 · Comments Off on Microsoft Outlook Security

Howdy one and all and welcome back to this weeks fun filled and exciting edition of The Weekly Geek. In this week’s low carb, low sugar and high energy article we are going to go over a few ways to secure Microsoft Outlook. In the last article we went over Outlook Express and its helpful […]

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Tags: E-Mail Issues · Internet · Security · Software · Virus · Worms

Outlook Express Security

August 9th, 2004 · No Comments

Setting Security settings in Outlook Express to Restricted and disabling Scripting services will do a lot to protect e-mail. To do this you will need to open Outlook Express (referred to as OE from here on) Go to the Menu bar across the top of the OE window and click on Tools Then click on […]

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Tags: E-Mail Issues · Malware · Security · Virus

Taking Responsibility with Technology and Computers.

August 2nd, 2004 · No Comments

Welcome to another funfilled editon of The Weekly Geek.  To begin, I am fully aware that Windows XP Service Pack 1 was released in September of 2002. I also do feel that Dell, Compaq and other computer vendors should make a better effort to patch a computer before selling it to the public. Anti-viruses programs […]

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