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Microsoft Word 97 includes a component called WordMail that allows you touse Microsoft Word as your e-mail editor in Microsoft Outlook 97. Thisarticle describes how to enable or disable Microsoft Word as your e-maileditor.
To enable or disable Microsoft Word 97 as your e-mail editor, use thefollowing steps:
Start Microsoft Outlook.
On the Tools menu, click Options, and click the E-mail tab.
Select or clear the Use Microsoft Word As The E-Mail Editor check box and click OK.
For information about how to do this in earlier versions of Word, pleasesee the following article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
135295 How to Enable, Disable Word as Your E-mail Editor in Exchange
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