Changing The Email Account Password In Outlook 2007

Outlook Setting

        Outlook Setting Instructions

Microsoft Outlook is an email manager program that is widely used by people all over the world for managing their emails. Microsoft updates the program regularly for keeping it secure and safe for use. One of the best things about Outlook is that users can easily work with the program as it has a simple user interface. Here we discuss simple instructions for changing the password of an account in Outlook.

Instructions

  • Open the Outlook email manager program by double clicking on its icon found in the desktop and then click on the Tools tab found at the top of the application window.
  • From the drop down menu that appears on the screen, click on the Account Settings tab for opening a new window.
  • Choose the email account, which you are planning to edit from the Outlook setting window. After you have selected the account, click on the Change button for changing the account settings.
  • A new window titled as Change E-mail Account will now appear on the screen.
  • Now you can see an option labeled as Password in the window, in the text box found next to the option, you will be able to see the current password as asterisks. Remove them and then type in the new password for logging in to your email account.
  • If you are using the same password for both incoming and outgoing email accounts, you are done configuring, you can click on the Next button and then on Finish button to complete the Outlook setting configuration. However if you do use different passwords for incoming and outgoing servers, follow the steps provided below.

    Email Manager Program

               Setting Email In Outlook

  • Look for the More Settings button at the right bottom corner of the desktop and then click on it for viewing advanced settings.
  • Click on the tab labeled as Outgoing Server and then click on the radio button found next to the option named as Log on using and enter the new password in the textbox found next to the Password tab.
  • Click on the Ok button for saving the settings and then on the Next button followed by the Finish button for exiting the configuration window.

If you follow the simple instructions given above, you will be able to change the password of your email account configured in Outlook. Make sure that you change the password with the email server also or else you will not be able to access your email.

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Setting Up Xbox Live On A Windows XP Laptop

Windows Online Support

                  Windows XP OS

Windows operating systems like Windows XP have a built-in feature that is called bridging. This feature allows the PC to share network connections with other computers and devices. This is a very good feature of the Windows operating system, but many of the users do not know about this feature. Bridging connections can be utilized to connect an Xbox 360 an Xbox 360 to Xbox Live. This is an online multiplayer gaming service that is offered by Microsoft. This setup will be useful for the players who are attempting to connect to the service wirelessly as it saves the cost of buying a pricey wireless adapter.

The Windows online support tips that are shared below will help you to know more on the steps to setup Xbox Live on your Windows XP laptop.

Instructions

  • Turn off the Xbox 360 gaming console and then connect it to your Windows XP laptop with an Ethernet cable.
  • Now you can turn on the Xbox 360 gaming console and the laptop if necessary. You can notice that a notification will appear in the taskbar of the laptop informing the user that the PC recognizes a local area network (LAN) connection with the Xbox 360 device.
  • Right click on the LAN icon that is located in the taskbar and then select Network Connections from the menu that appears.

    Setup Xbox Live

                 Windows Support

  • Hold down the Ctrl key and then click once on both the LAN icon and the laptop’s wireless Internet connection icon located on taskbar. You can notice that holding down the Ctrl key allowed you to select and highlight both the icons. You may release the Ctrl key after you have selected both the icons.
  • You may now right click on one of the selected icons and then select Bridge Connections from the available options. Doing this will pop up a status bar in the middle of the screen that informs you that your Windows XP laptop is in a bridged connection. When the process is finished successfully, the Xbox 360 console will be able to share the laptop’s wireless Internet connection.

These are the simple and easy to follow steps to setup Xbox Live on your Windows XP laptop. If you have any doubts in any of the steps that are discussed above, you can seek help from the Windows online support team. They will be able to help you finish the steps successfully.

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File Swapping Between Windows And Android

Windows 8 Transfer

    Windows 8 Transfer Information

If you are using a Windows powered PC and an Android mobile device, then there may come a time when you would require getting files from your system to your Android device. There are various methods to make this Windows 8 transfer of files possible.

One of the favorites and useful tools for the same is AirDroid. Another equally useful one is Pushbullet, which makes it extremely easy for users to make Windows 8 transfer of files from one device to another. The great thing is that, for all this can be done with just a few clicks.

The most striking thing about Pushbullet is that the connection between the devices is always available. This means you do not have to reconnect every time you wish to swap a picture. The only problem with Pushbullet is that it does not give you complete access to your mobile phone’s file system as AirDroid offers. However, it does provide you all the necessary options to transfer files, folders, notes, links, and messages from one device to another easily.

In case of Android users, it conveniently puts all your phone’s notifications on your system. This is made possible because of the mobile application working in concert with a desktop version or companion on your computer system. You will also be able to see the list of incoming phone calls, text messages, and various alerts from your favorite email notifications, news, applications, etc.

Thing About Pushbullet

       Microsoft Windows 8 Transfer

Remember that for this transferring files using Pushbullet to work, you need to install Pushbullet on your mobile phone, and a companion application on your Windows 8 machine. When you have these applications in place, sign-in to both the applications using your Google account (of course, you will need to have a Google account for that), and your devices will be enabled to swap files through the Pushbullet service.

Transferring files using Pushbullet is really easy. For instance, if you want to move a video file stored in your system drive, you need navigate to the location via Windows Explorer, and right-click on the file. You will be able to see an added option there saying Pushbullet. Click on the option, and you are done.

There are some limitations to Pushbullet though. For starters, you can only push files of 25 MB or less to your mobile. Another problem is that you are not allowed to move multiple files simultaneously. You would have to create a zip file of 25 MB or less to make that possible.

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Is Outlook Reinstallation A Remedy For Outlook Problems?

Microsoft Outlook Cannot Start

     Microsoft Outlook Support

When you get error messages like “Invalid XML, Microsoft Outlook cannot start, Cannot open your default e-mail folders,” you know that you have serious problems with your Outlook application. If you have encountered similar issues in the past, you would definitely know what has to be done to fix the issue. Conversely, if the issue is appearing for the first time, you will have no idea about the issue or how to fix it. But, as long as the issue is unresolved, you are at the receiving end. You won’t be able to do anything in your Outlook application.

Easiest methods to fix Outlook issues

There are different methods to fix Outlook issues. First of all, you ought to find out the cause of the issue. If the issue is caused by factors like internet connectivity problems, shortage of space or things like that, you can address them instantly through simple troubleshooting steps. For instance, if the issue is caused by internet connectivity problems, check your internet connection. Once the internet is back, you will be able to send and receive emails from your Outlook application.

Issues due to corrupted .PST files

PST files play an important role in the functioning of your Outlook application. You wouldn’t be able to use your Outlook application normally if the PST files are corrupted. Hence, if you come across an Outlook issue, verify that your PST files are not corrupted.

Default E-Mail Folders

           Outlook Problems

If you can’t determine the cause of your Outlook problem, the best solution to fix it is reinstallation of the application. After reinstalling a fresh copy of Outlook in your PC, set your email account in it. Before uninstalling the corrupted copy of Outlook from your PC, make sure that you back up all the important data from your application.

How to reinstall Outlook?

In order to reinstall a fresh copy of Outlook in your PC, you would require the setup CD of your MS Office suite and the product key to activate the application. Ensure that you have these before starting to reinstall the application. Once the application is reinstalled and activated, launch the application and set up your email account in it.

I am sure that you would have addressed the ‘Microsoft Outlook cannot start’ issue with the above steps. In case you bump into any questions during the process, feel free to contact our Microsoft Outlook support desk.

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Guidelines For Recovering Windows Security Password In Windows 8

Windows 8

               Windows 8 Support

One of the scenarios where you would find yourself totally lost is forgetting the Windows password. Absolutely, you would have no idea as to what to do next to be able to access your PC, no matter what operating system you are using in it. In Windows 8, there is a rather simple way to recover Windows password. Unlike what you may have thought, the recovery process does not involve reinstallation of the OS. It is rather simple and can be done within a few minutes. All you need to do is to program a Windows Security Password restoration disk. This article presents you a demonstration on how you can recover your Windows password easily through Windows Security Password restoration disk. First of all, let us see how to program a Windows Security password restoration disk.

Programming Windows Security Password restoration disk

  • You have to program a Windows security password restoration disk and save it in an alternative PC or on a CD. You can obtain a self-extracting Zip data file of Windows Security Password restoration and store it to a CD or alterative PC. If you are storing the file in the CD, insert a blank CD into the CD drive of your computer.
  • Locate the ISO picture file and extract it.
  • Copy the ISO picture file to the CD. For this, launch your CD recording software and click the Browse button. This will let you locate the ISO picture file and add it to the copying list.
  • Once the file is added to the copying list, click the option that says Begin Burn. This will burn the ISO picture file to the empty CD you have inserted in the drive.

Recovering the Password using the Windows Password Recovery Disk

Recover Windows Password

Create Windows Security Password Restoration Disk

The previous steps must have helped you program a Windows Password Recovery Disk. Now, let us see how to use this disk to recover the password.

  • Insert the CD you have programmed in the drive of the concerned PC (you should do this only when the password is lost) and reboot.
  • Your system will load the CD when rebooted and take you to the main window Of Windows Security Password reset disk.
  • Choose the option that says Totally reset key to reset the password as empty.
  • Click Next to go to the next stage and delete the password recovery drive. This will allow you to login to the PC directly without having to enter any password.

You have now successfully recovered your Windows security password in Windows 8. Now, you can either continue to use your PC without a security password or create a new security password.

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