Determine the name of your Outlook profile

You can use the following steps to determine the name of your Outlook profile.

Windows XP

  • Open Control Panel.
  • Switch to Classic View.
  • Double-click Mail.
  • Click Show Profiles.
  • Note the name of your Outlook profile on the General tab.

If you see more than one profile on the General tab, the default profile is listed in the drop-down control under When starting Microsoft Office Outlook, use this profile.
Click OK to close the Mail control panel.

Windows Vista, Windows 7

  • Open Control Panel.
  • In the Search Control Panel box, type Mail.
  • Click Mail.
  • Click Show Profiles
  • Note the name of your Outlook profile on the General tab

If you see more than one profile on the General tab, the default profile is listed in the drop-down control under When starting Microsoft Office Outlook, use this profile.
Click OK to close the Mail control panel.


Cannot start Microsoft Office Outlook. Cannot open the Outlook window

This problem can occur when file that maintains the Navigation Pane settings becomes corrupted. This file is called profilename.xml, where profilename is the name of your Outlook profile. This file is stored in the following folder:

Windows XP

C:\Documents and Settings\username\Application Data\Microsoft\Outlook
Windows Vista, Windows 7

C:\Users\username\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Outlook
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Exchange Server Disable Read Receipts Replies exiting our Organization

For remote domains (Organization Configuration – Hub Transport) there are options for blocking delivery reports and non-delivery reports to remote domains.

The option for blocking delivery reports does ONLY affect read receipts.There’s also no option for disabling relay notifications “Delivery to these recipients or distribution lists is complete, but delivery notification was not sent by the destination:” (*)

However, these settings are only for remote domains. And there’s no option to disable delivery receipts and read receipts originating from the internet or sent internally.
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Mac Outlook 2011 Disable Read Receipts

In Outlook Mac 2011 there is no way to control the behaviour of read receipts from the client. Supposedly read receipts can be managed at the server level by logging into OWA and selection your preferred option. Normally from OWA>options>messaging>tracking.


Enforcing an IE default page via GPO

You can set IE home page through Group Policy.
1. Create a GPO and link it to a scope (Site, Domain or OU level not group) that contains all your specified user accounts.
2. Edit the GPO: GPO name–>User Configuration–>Policies–>Administrative Templates–>Windows Components–>Internet Explorer–>Disable changing home page settings–>Enable–>Home Page: input your specified home page
3. Logoff or restart user computer to apply this GPO


Reset Your Forgotten Windows 7 Password the Easy Way

  • Boot off the Windows disk and select the “Repair your computer” option from the lower left-hand corner.
  • Follow through until you get to the option to open the Command Prompt, which you’ll want to select.
  • irst you’ll want to type in the following command to backup the original sticky keys file:

copy c:\windows\system32\sethc.exe c:\

  • Then you’ll copy the command prompt executable (cmd.exe) over top of the sticky keys executable:

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