OL98: (CW) Unexpected Line Breaks with Reply Ticking Enabled

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NOTE: These procedures only apply if you have installed Outlook with theCorporate Workgroup/Other option. This option allows you to use MessagingApplication Programming Interface (MAPI) services. To determine yourinstallation type, on the Help Menu click About Microsoft Outlook. InAbout Microsoft Outlook you should see "Corporate" if you have theCorporate Workgroup installation.
SYMPTOMS
When you reply to or forward a message received via the Internet using theInternet E-mail service in Microsoft Outlook 98, and have reply tickingenabled, the line breaks do not remain the same as in the original message.
MORE INFORMATION
The symptom described above is not affected by the message format, sendingformat, or the "wrap text at X characters per line" setting.

When you reply to or forward a message, Outlook allows you to prefix eachline of text of the original message with a character, such as an anglebracket (>). This is known as reply ticking.

To enable reply ticking, follow these steps:
  1. On the Tools menu, click Options.
  2. On the Preferences tab, click E-mail Options.
  3. Click "Prefix each line of the original message" in either the "When replying to a message" list or "When forwarding a message" list.
  4. Type the desired character(s) in "Prefix each line with."
  5. Click OK three times to close the Options.
REFERENCES
For more information about using Internet e-mail, type "Internet e-mail"in the Office Assistant, click Search, and then click to view "About usingInternet Mail."
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Article ID: 185938 - Last Review: 10/08/2013 02:48:13 - Revision: 1.0

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