How to change the Send/Receive settings and the frequency that the Outlook Connector for MSN synchronizes in Outlook 2002 and Outlook 2003
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When you use the Microsoft Outlook connector for MSN, Microsoft Outlook appears to synchronize and perform the Send/Receive function more frequently than expected.
To work around this problem, use one of the following methods.
Method 1: Change the frequency that the Outlook Connector for MSN synchronizesTo change the frequency that the Outlook Connector for MSN synchronizes, follow these steps:
- Quit Outlook.
- Click Start, click Run, type regedit, and then click OK.
- Locate and then click to select the following registry key: HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Microsoft Office Outlook Connector
- After you select the key that is specified in step 3, point to New on the Edit menu, and then click DWORD Value.
- Type Srvpoll_period, and then press ENTER.
- Right-click Srvpoll_period, and then click Modify.
- In the Value data box, type a value that is between 10 and 60 minutes, and then click OK.
- On the File menu, click Exit to quit Registry Editor.
Method 2: Disable the Outlook Send/Receive settingTo disable the Outlook Send/Receive settings, click Send/Receive on the Tools menu, click Send/Receive Settings, and then click to remove the Disable Scheduled Send/Receive check box.
Note that the Outlook Send/Receive settings and other functions are independent of the Outlook Connector for MSN functions.
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Article ID: 889694 - Last Review: 12/09/2015 01:55:24 - Revision: 3.0
Microsoft Office Outlook 2003, Microsoft Outlook 2002 Standard Edition
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