OLEXP: Outlook Express Opens Messages in a Small Window

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SYMPTOMS
When you open any message in Microsoft Outlook Express, it always opens themessage in a small window. You can maximize the message but when you openanother message or close and open the same message it will again be openedin a small window.
CAUSE
Outlook Express does not have an option to open new messages in a fullscreen or maximized Window. Outlook Express does save the size ofthe window you selected last time you opened the message.
RESOLUTION
If you open a message and instead of maximizing it, drag the four cornersto stretch the window to almost full screen, Microsoft Windows 95 willremember the Window size and open all messages in a larger window.
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Article ID: 190277 - Last Review: 12/05/2015 09:02:09 - Revision: 4.1

Microsoft Outlook Express 5.01 Service Pack 2, Microsoft Outlook Express 5.0, Microsoft Outlook Express 4.01 Service Pack 1, Microsoft Outlook Express 4.01 Service Pack 2, Microsoft Outlook Express 4.0, Microsoft Outlook Express 5.01 Service Pack 2, Microsoft Outlook Express 5.01 Service Pack 1, Microsoft Outlook Express 5.0, Microsoft Outlook Express 4.01 Service Pack 2, Microsoft Outlook Express 5.01, Microsoft Outlook Express 5.0, Microsoft Outlook Express 4.01 Service Pack 1, Microsoft Outlook Express 4.01 Service Pack 2, Microsoft Outlook Express 4.0, Microsoft Windows 98 Standard Edition

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