Microsoft Outlook 2007 Bible

  • 7h 21m
  • Peter G. Aitken
  • John Wiley & Sons (US)
  • 2007

Discover all the ways Outlook can make your life easier

Outlook has been called the Swiss army knife of applications, and with good reason. In one handy package, you get the tools you use constantly—e-mail, a calendar and appointment book, a contacts list, a to-do list, and more. Learn to use them together, and you have a sophisticated system for managing your day. This complete A-to-Z guide can teach you, whether you're just venturing into Outlook or are ready to customize and tweak it with VBA programming.

  • Install Outlook 2007 and discover what's available
  • Set up an e-mail account and set options to make e-mail easier
  • Schedule appointments and meetings using the calendar
  • Track your time by using the Journal
  • Create a customized news source with RSS feeds
  • Enact solid security measures
  • Use Outlook tools to fight spam
  • Integrate Outlook with other Office applications
  • Use Outlook with Exchange Server and Sharepoint Services

About the Author

Peter G. Aitken has been writing about computers and programming for more than 15 years, with over 45 books to his credit and over 1.5 million copies in print. He has also contributed hundreds of articles and product reviews to magazines and web sites such as Visual Developer Magazine, PC Magazine, DevX, Microsoft Office Pro,, and DevSource. Peter is the proprietor of PGA Consulting, providing custom application development and technical writing services to business, academia, and government since 1994.

In this Book

  • Getting Started with Outlook
  • Installing and Using Outlook
  • Working with Email Accounts
  • Fundamentals of Email
  • Formatting Your Email Messages
  • Working with Advanced Email Message Components and Editing Tools
  • Understanding Email Options
  • Dealing with Junk Email
  • Processing Messages with Rules
  • Managing Your Contacts
  • Working with the Calendar
  • Working with Schedules and Meetings
  • Working with Outlook Notes
  • Using the Journal
  • Keeping Track of Tasks
  • Making Use of Rss Feeds
  • Making the Most of Outlook Categories
  • Working with Outlook Folders and Data Files
  • Customizing Outlook to Suit the Way You Work
  • Managing Security Issues
  • Using Outlook with Other Applications
  • Writing Macros and Visual Basic Code in Outlook
  • Getting Started with VBA
  • Understanding the Outlook Object Model
  • Programming Outlook with VBA: Some Examples
  • Working with Outlook Forms
  • Going Beyond Basic Forms
  • Using Outlook with Exchange Server
  • Using Outlook with Sharepoint Services