Question about Microsoft Office Outlook 2003 for PC
Outlook express has a tool bar which allows the user to select font type, font size, and other font variations such as bold, italic, underline and color. It worked fine until recently when I no longer have the option of choosing a font color. The other functions to alter the font work fine but color is displayed on the bar and allows the user to select a color but it will not change the font color. I am using Outlook Express version 6.00.29
This behavior can occur if either of the following conditions exists:
Microsoft Internet Explorer is configured to ignore specified formatting features in the Accessibility dialog box.
Outlook Express is configured to use plain text.
loadTOCNode(1, 'resolution'); To change the format of the text when you compose a message, use one of the following methods:
Turn off the Accessibility Settings loadTOCNode(2, 'resolution'); To turn off the Accessibility settings, follow these steps: 1. Click Start, point to Settings, click Control Panel, and then double-click Internet or Internet Settings. 2. On the General tab, click Accessibility. 3. Click the following check boxes as necessary to clear them: • Ignore colors specified on Web pages • Ignore font styles specified on Web pages • Ignore font sizes specified on Web pages 4. Click OK. 5. Restart your computer for the changes to take effect.
Change the Sending Format loadTOCNode(2, 'resolution'); Change the sending format to Rich Text (HTML). To do so, follow these steps: 1. In Outlook Express, click Options on the Tools menu. 2. Click the Send tab, and then click HTML under Mail Sending Format. 3. Click OK. 4. Restart your computer for the changes to take effect.
Posted on Jun 04, 2008
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