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How to start Outlook in a minimized state
Article ID: 251340 - View products that this article applies to.
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This article describes how to start Microsoft Office Outlook in a minimized state from the desktop and when you start Microsoft Windows.
To successfully configure Outlook to run in a minimized state, all of the following conditions must be true:
To create a customized Outlook shortcut, follow these steps:
To do this, follow these steps:
NOTE: Some Outlook configurations may interrupt running in the minimized state. Outlook may prompt you for a password or for a profile. Once you respond, Outlook is minimized. Reminders for tasks and appointments and the Outlook product banner appear normally.
Article ID: 251340 - Last Review: September 20, 2011 - Revision: 6.0