Outlook “AutoCorrect” helps to avoid recurring typing errors and automatically adjusts to frequent formatting requests. However, AutoCorrect sometimes makes mistakes too, depending on your settings. In this guide, we’ll show you how to activate or deactivate Outlook AutoCorrect options and which adjustments you can make in Windows and macOS.
There are plenty of reasons for why Outlook isn’t spell checking: the AutoCorrect function may not be activated, perhaps Outlook is checking your text in the wrong language, or the program is incorrectly installed. When your spell check in Outlook isn’t working, use our step-by-step guide to help you find a solution.
Outlook spell check makes it easy to detect spelling and grammar errors in emails. Good spelling is essential for professional communication with clients and service providers. Learn how to turn on spell check in Outlook, check your emails for errors manually, or set up the automatic Outlook spell check before sending.
The Outlook spam filter automatically moves unwanted and potentially fraudulent emails to the junk folder. Even junk mail that doesn’t meet the typical spam criteria can be kept out of your Outlook inbox with the right settings. In case of errors, the Outlook junk filter can be easily adjusted manually.
Clearing the Outlook cache can be a real problem solver. If Outlook runs noticeably slower or folders or e-mails suddenly disappear, Outlook’s various caches could be to blame. In this article, we will introduce you to the different kinds of relevant cache variants and show you how to efficiently clean up Outlook and quickly restore its usual performance.
A tidy mailbox is the basis of professional e-mail communication. With Outlook “Rules and Alerts” you keep track and ensure that important requests are processed promptly. We will explain how to set up the appropriate automatic rules using illustrated step-by-step instructions.
Automatic out-of-office replies are a great way to let your contacts know when you’re not available. You can easily send automatic out-of-office replies from Outlook. Moreover, with Outlook you can set up numerous special rules, for example for cases when important e-mails need forwarding. We will show you how to use the Outlook out-of-office assistant, including the tool to set special rules.
A picture says more than a thousand words – this proverb also explains the immense popularity of emojis. Smileys, in particular, have long shaped digital communication and are a way for the sender to convey how they are feeling to the addressee. While they began their life in chat rooms and text messenger services, emojis have long since become a popular means of expression in Outlook and the...
The ability to store contacts is one of the most important features of e-mail services like Microsoft Outlook. An extensive address book helps you to contact friends, business partners, or employees at any time without having all mail addresses in your head. To prevent the loss of useful contact information, you should export your Outlook contacts regularly. With this kind of backup, you can also...
It comes to the rescue when you think it’s too late: Outlook’s recall function enables you to delete e-mails after you’ve sent them or to replace them with a new version. However, it only works under certain conditions. We explain how to recall Outlook messages you’ve already sent, and provide possible reasons why the recall function might not work.