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When using the /admin parameter in Office 2010, trying prevent the "Outlook default mail client" message fails

02/26/2014 2640 views

Upgrading from 2007

I have made a msp with the doployment parameter /Admin, that should change this, but it is not working. It installs with the .msp file, but the message keeps appearing. I also tried reboot, before starting outlook. There seems to be something broken in the admin console

Anybody knows the reg key for this configuration?

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I believe that that setting is stored in the currently logged-in user's profile. Therefore, you will need to engineer a method to get the relevant setting (which you can determine very easily easily using ProcMon) into that profile, e.g. using Active Setup.

Answered 02/27/2014 by: VBScab
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In the office Customization Tool

In Modify setup properties set

Then in Modify user settings>Microsoft Outlook 2010>Outlook Options>other

Make outlook the default program for email......... Disabled

(Yes it really is set to disabled)

Answered 03/10/2014 by: Arvidb
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