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Change font color for e-Mail

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

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CAUSE loadTOCNode(1, 'cause'); 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.

RESOLUTION
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.

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Recover Outlook Express e-mails which are not displayed anymore in INBOX


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How change outlook font size?


Change the default font style for new messages that you compose
  1. Click the File tab.
  2. Click Options.
  3. Click Mail.
  4. Under Compose messages, click Stationery and Fonts.
  5. On the Personal Stationery tab, under New mail messages, click Font.
  6. On the Font tab, under Font, click the font that you want to use for all new messages.
  7. If you want, select a font style and size.
  8. Click OK on the Font, the Signatures and Stationery, and the Outlook Options dialog boxes.
When you create a message, the new settings take effect.

Change the default font style for messages that you reply to or forward
  1. Click the File tab.
  2. Click Options.
  3. Click Mail.
  4. Under Compose messages, click Stationery and Fonts.
  5. On the Personal Stationery tab, under Replying or forwarding messages, click Font.
  6. On the Font tab, change the font options to what you want to use for future messages.
  7. Click OK on the Font, the Signatures and Stationery, and the Outlook Options dialog boxes.
When you reply to or forward a message, the new settings take effect.

Restore the initial default font style options To restore the font to the default setting of 11-point Calibri, do the following:
  1. Click the File tab.
  2. Click Options.
  3. Click Mail.
  4. Under Compose messages, click Stationery and Fonts.
  5. On the Personal Stationery tab, under New mail messages, click Font.
  6. On the Font tab, under Font, click the entry +Body.
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Having trouble seeing that small default font of Microsoft Outlook emails? There are three ways of making Outlook email text bigger.
The first includes increasing the text size of the outgoing email messages.
The second includes increasing the text size of messages that are replied to or forwarded.
The last includes making all the text of incoming emails larger as well.

Go to the Tools menu and select Options.
Click the Mail Formats tab and then click Stationary and Fonts.
Find the Personal Stationary tab, then find and click the Font button located under the New Mail Messages heading.
On the Font tab that appears, there will be a variety of options including changing the type of font, style, size and color.


Find the drop-down menu that is under the Size heading and select a bigger number.
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Go to the Tools menu and select Options.
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Find the Personal Stationary tab, then click the Font button that is located under the Replying or Forwarding Messages heading.
Find the drop-down menu that is under the Size heading and select a bigger number.
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Look for the Display Font heading on the Personal Stationary tab and increase the size the size of the font by selecting a larger number.
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