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When you manage e-mail with Microsoft Outlook, you may experience one or more of the following symptoms:
This issue may occur if you are using Norton AntiVirus with the script blocking feature enabled.
To resolve this issue, visit the following Symantec Web site to obtain either an updated version of Norton AntiVirus or to receive help with the reconfiguration of Norton AntiVirus:
To work around this issue, use one of the following methods:
Method 1: Disable Script Blocking in Norton AntiVirusWarning This workaround may make your computer or your network more vulnerable to attack by malicious users or by malicious software such as viruses. We do not recommend this workaround but are providing this information so that you can implement this workaround at your own discretion. Use this workaround at your own risk.
In Norton AntiVirus, turn off the "Enable script blocking" feature.
For more information about how to do this, view your product documentation or contact Symantec Corporation.
Method 2: Disable New-Mail notification in OutlookNote This resolution may help with the issue with new e-mail, but it does not fix the issue with sending e-mail messages.
To disable New-Mail notifications, follow these steps:
For information about how to contact Symantec Corporation, click the appropriate article number in the following list to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/65416/ )Hardware and software vendor contact information, A-K
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/60781/ )Hardware and software vendor contact information, L-P
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/60782/ )Hardware and software vendor contact information, Q-Z
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