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    Outlook 2003 - sending mail from the wrong account

    I hope there's still some Outlook 2003 knowledge here

    I have two "identical" laptops but they behave differently - this description is about the one that's misbehaving.

    Outlook is set up with three email accounts, two are set to Receive only and the third to Send and receive.

    When I send, Outlook defaults to one of the "receive only" accounts. I can correct this by clicking on the Accounts button next to the Send button and selecting the account I want to send from.

    How do I make this the default behaviour ?

    I thought it might be to do with the order in which the three accounts appear in the Send/Receive settings - All accounts dialog, but I can't seem to change that.

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    You need to set the send and receive account as the default account.

    http://email.about.com/od/outlooktip...in_Outlook.htm
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    That did it !
    Thank you.

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    You're welcome.
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