|Enable Internet Mail Logging in Outlook 2000 (All Windows)|
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To help diagnose POP3, SMTP and Internet mail problems, Microsoft included a logging option for Outlook 2000. This feature can be enabled through the registry.
Open your registry and find the key below.
Create a new DWORD value and name it 'Logging' set the value to '1' to enable logging, or '0' to disable it.
Restart Outlook for the changes to take effect.
Note: After you establish or attempt to establish an Internet Mail session, three files will be created. The location of these files depends on the operating system you are running. Windows 98/Me - 'C:\Windows\Temp\Outlook Logging' or Windows NT/2000/XP - 'C:\Documents and Settings\USERNAME\Local Settings\Temp\Outlook Logging\ProfileName'
|(Default)||REG_SZ||(value not set)|
User Key: [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Office\9.0\Outlook\Options\Mail]|
Type: REG_DWORD (DWORD Value)
Value: 1 = logging enabled, 0 = logging disabled
Disclaimer: Modifying the registry can cause serious problems that may require you to reinstall your operating system. We cannot guarantee that problems resulting from modifications to the registry can be solved. Use the information provided at your own risk.
Last Modified: January 5, 2000