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Microsoft has released the update for the Microsoft Office Outlook 2003 Junk E-mail Filter (KB896999).
This optional update provides the Junk E-mail Filter in Microsoft Office Outlook 2003 with a more current definition of which e-mail messages should be considered junk e-mail. This update was released in June 2005.
Earlier released updates that are replaced by this updateThis update for the Outlook 2003 Junk E-mail Filter replaces the following previously released update:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/894384/ )Description of the Outlook 2003 Junk E-mail Filter update: May, 2005
How to obtain and install this updateUse the Microsoft Office Update Web site to install the latest updates. The Office Update Web site contains all available service packs and public updates. To have the Office Update Web site detect the required updates that you must install, follow these steps:
How to determine whether the update is installedNote Because there are several versions of Microsoft Windows, the following steps may be different on your computer. If they are, see your product documentation to complete these steps.
Date Time Version Size File name ----------------------------------------------------------- 02-May-2005 23:53 3,434,053 Outlfltr.dat 15-Apr-2004 22:50 1.3.1509.1 117,976 Outlfltr.dll
You do not have to install this update if the Outlfltr.dat file that is installed on the computer has a date that is later than the date in the table.
Information for administrators about .msp filesThe administrative update is made up of a full-file Microsoft Windows Installer patch file (.msp file) that is packaged in a self-extracting executable file. The following .msp file is distributed in this update:
Features for reinstalling specific components for administratorsIf you update your administrative installation point and then recache and reinstall Outlook 2003 on client computers, you can run a command line that includes the REINSTALL=[list of features] property. This property specifies whether you want to reinstall specific components of Outlook 2003 from the administrative image. For this update, the value for REINSTALL=[list of features] is as follows:
OUTLOOKFilesAlternatively, you can substitute the parameter REINSTALL=ALL to reinstall all Microsoft Office components on the client computer.
For detailed procedures that explain how to update an administrative image and how to update client computers, see the "Updating clients from a patched administrative image" section in the "Strategies for Updating Office 2003 Installations" topic. To view the "Strategies for Updating Office 2003 Installations" topic, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/ork2003/HA011525741033.aspxThe Office Admin Update Center for Office IT professionals contains the latest administrative updates and strategic deployment resources for all versions of Office. For more information about the Office Admin Update Center, visit the following Microsoft Web site: