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Top 3-5 Microsoft Outlook Forums

written by: MatthewA•edited by: Linda Richter•updated: 3/30/2011

Software forums can be a great for further software support and tips. This article covers some of the best Microsoft Outlook forums, with links provided to each.

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    Join the Community Discussion at Microsoft Outlook Forums


    Microsoft Outlook is one of the software titles included with the Microsoft Office suite, and many regard it to be one of the top e-mail software packages as well. As such, Outlook is a software package that has a number of forums with a variety of posts and topics covering the Outlook software package.

    These forums can provide a variety of tips for Outlook as well as Outlook updates. So, here are a few of the top Microsoft Outlook forums.

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    Outlook IT Pro Discussions:

    microsoft outlook forum 

    One of the first Outlook forums worth noting is found on the Microsoft website. On this website there are discussion forums for each of the main Office software packages, including Outlook. Here, Outlook questions can be posted and discussed. As such, if you have any questions or queries surrounding Outlook then this is a good forum, and you can easily search the forums with the forum search box.

    Even if you do not intend to post, there is still plenty of topics and posts on this forum to browse. The forum also includes some interesting statistics recording that over 3,000 of the Outlook questions and queries posted here have been answered.

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    Outlook Banter:

    Outlook Banter is a reasonably active forum that has various sub-forums for Outlook discussion. Among the most prominent is the general queries sub-forum, but in addition to this there are sub-forums for Outlook – Installation, Outlook and VBA, Outlook - Using Contacts, Outlook – Calendaring as well as some forum guides. As such, appropriate threads can be posted here for further discussion.

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    Microsoft Office for Mac:

    Most of the Outlook forums will cover the PC editions only. As such, the Outlook forum on Microsoft Office for Mac is probably the best place to come for those with Outlook on the Mac.

    This forum is subdivided into two columns, one with most recent replies, and the other with most recent questions. Here, you can also search the forum with the search box, and if you cannot find a relevant topic then you can post a new question or topic.

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    Outlook Forums:

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    A well presented forum, Outlook Forum has some variety of sub-forums for Outlook discussion. As such, a wide range of Outlook topics is discussed and covered on this forum. The forum also includes some interesting polls, and the Outlook Forums archives have plenty of additional content. Overall, this is an active forum, and with over 300,000 posts recorded in the forum statistics it is among the top Microsoft Outlook forums.

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    The home page of Outlook-Center is another good Outlook forum. This forum not only covers the most current versions of Outlook such as Microsoft Outlook 2010, but it also covers earlier additions dating back to '98. So, this is a good and active forum to come to for those with older Outlook packages, as well as the more current Microsoft Outlook software.

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    Summary and References

    These are some of the top Microsoft Outlook forums. Visit these forums to further discuss Outlook, and post any questions that you may have. Follow the links included below for shortcuts to the forums.


    Microsoft Office for Mac

    Microsoft website

    Outlook Forums

    Outlook Banter

    Screenshots from the respective websites