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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 April 2009.
Update detailsThis update replaces the following previously released update:
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/962870/ )Description of the Outlook 2003 Junk E-mail Filter update: March 10, 2009
How to obtain and install the updateThe following file is available for download from the Microsoft Download Center:
Download the update package now.
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For more information about how to download Microsoft support files, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
119591Microsoft scanned this file for viruses. Microsoft used the most current virus-detection software that was available on the date that the file was posted. The file is stored on security-enhanced servers that help prevent any unauthorized changes to the file.
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/119591/ )How to obtain Microsoft support files from online services
How to determine whether the update is installedThis update contains files that have the versions that are listed in the following table.
To determine the version of the files that are installed on the computer, follow these steps, as appropriate for the operating system that you are running.
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Information for administrators about .msp filesThis update consists of a full-file Microsoft Windows Installer (.msp) file. The .msp file is packaged in a self-extracting, executable file. The following .msp file is distributed in this update:
Information for administrators about how to reinstall specific componentsIf you update your administrative installation point and if you then recache and reinstall Outlook 2003 on client computers, you can run a command-line command 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:
OUTLOOKFilesOr, you can substitute the REINSTALL=ALL parameter to reinstall all Microsoft Office components on the client computer.
For detailed procedures that describe how to update an administrative image and how to update client computers, see the "Updating clients from a patched administrative image" section in the "Distributing Office 2003 Product Updates" topic. To view this topic, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/ork2003/HA011402381033.aspxFor more information about the policy for how e-mail is filtered by the junk e-mail filters in Outlook or in Exchange Server, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
954199The Office System TechCenter contains the latest administrative updates and strategic deployment resources for all versions of Office. For more information about the Office System TechCenter, visit the following Microsoft Web site:
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/954199/ )Description of the policy for how e-mail is filtered by the junk e-mail filters in Outlook or in Exchange Server
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