Tag Archives: Outlook 2013

How to fix “Please wait while Windows configures Microsoft Office 64-bit Components 2013” on a Remote Desktop Services (RDS) Server

Windows Server 2012 R2

After deploying an RDS (formerly Terminal Server) server for a client recently, every time a user started Outlook 2013 they received the message “Please wait while Windows configures Microsoft Office 64-bit Components 2013”.

This slows up the Outlook load time by a second or two and doesn’t look very good, so let’s look at how to resolve it.

Office 2013 - please wait while windows configures microsoft office 64 bit components 2013

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Outlook 2013: How to save Sent Items in a Shared Mailbox

Outlook 2013

In this post I’ll show you how to save Sent Items in a Shared Mailbox in Outlook 2013 or Outlook 2010.

In a lot of companies I work with there are instances where a department will use a Shared Mailbox which users will have Send As permissions to. When a user sends an email as the shared mailbox it will often end up inthe user’s Sent Items rather than the Shared Mailbox’s Sent Item.

To change this behaviour you need to make a Registry Edit.

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Outlook 2013: How to disable reading pane replies

Outlook 2013

In this post I’ll show you how to disable reading pane replies in Outlook 2013.

If you use the reading pane in Outlook 2013 the default action on replies and forwards is to edit the message within the reading pane. If you want to change this so that all replies and forwards open in a new window here’s how.

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How to display Celsius on the Outlook 2013 Weather Bar

Office 2013By default the in Outlook 2013, the Outlook Weather Bar will display temperatures in Fahrenheit, if you want to change the settings to show the temperature in Celsius follow these simple instructions.

Open Outlook 2013.

Click the File tab.

Click Options.

Outlook 2013 OptionsWhen the Options dialogue box opens select Calendar from the left hand menu.

Scroll to the bottom of the options page.

Change the radio button from Fahrenheit to Celsius, and click OK.

Outlook 2013 Options - Calendar - Celsius

You’ll now see temperatures in Celsius.

Outlook 2013 Calendar - Celsius

 

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