synchronising folders in MS Outlook??

  SANAP 14:58 08 Dec 2006
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Why am I getting the message synchronising folders, seems to take ages and slows down the sending of email? I as usual may gave checked a box untittingly.

sanap

  rawprawn 15:07 08 Dec 2006

Tools/Send and receive settings/define send and receive settings, have you got groups listed you don't want?

  SANAP 16:24 08 Dec 2006

Thanks,just had a look and it says all accounts online only.

When I untick it and click send/receive nothing happpens!! When ticked it shows all my emailaccounts and a progress bar when sending receiving.

sanap

  neildockar 06:33 20 Feb 2007

Does anyone have a solution for this?

From all the research I've done this seems to be quite common in that a stand alone PC is synchronising folders (even though this should only really happen in an exchange environment).

The best I can discover is that it starts when your .pst files goes over 1.6gb - but I can't see how to stop it, or what it's synchronising with !!

Since the PC hangs while this is going on I really would appreciate some guidance as to how to turn the syncronisation of (or will this cause other problems?)

Many thanks

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