Description of the Outlook 2003 Junk E-mail Filter update: December, 2005
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Microsoft has released the update for the Microsoft Office Outlook 2003 Junk E-mail Filter (KB905648). This article contains information about the update.
This 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 December, 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:
907492 Description of the Outlook 2003 Junk E-mail Filter update: November, 2005
How to obtain and install this updateThe update is located at the Microsoft Download Center. To download this update from the Microsoft Download Center, visit the following Web site:
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.
- Click Start, and then click Search.
- In the Search Results window, click All files and folders in the Search Companion pane.
- In the All or part of the file name box, type Outlfltr.dat, and then click Search.
- In the list of files, right-click Outlfltr.dat, and then click Properties.
- On the Version tab, determine the version of the Outlfltr.dat file that is installed on the computer.
Date Time Version Size File name -------------------------------------------------------------- 28-Oct-2005 22:33 1.4.2918.0 3,685,616 Outlfltr.dat 24-Jun-2005 18:32 1.4.2607.0 307,424 Outlfltr.dll
You do not have to install this update if you have a later version of the Outlfltr.dat file that is listed in the table.
Information for administrators about .msp filesThe administrative update consists of a full-file Microsoft Windows Installer file (.msp file). The .msp file 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:
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