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Add Info pane URL to Outlook Express.

This setting enables you to customize the URL, through which Outlook Express displays the default page.

Tweak for : Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows XP, Windows 2003, Windows 2000
There is a bar at the bottom of Outlook Express, which provides a link to a website called by user. This is called Bodybar or Info Pane. Enter “http://www.google.com/” in the protocol. For example, open Outlook Express and then click on View menu and select Layout. If have entered URL earlier only then you will be able to see the Info Pane option. If not, you can set the registry to show the pane.

For this, go to Start > Run, enter “regedit” and navigate to the registry path listed below. You can create a String value “BodyBarPath”, if this value does not exist.

Now, right-click and modify the value with the desired URL which you want to show in Outlook Express. However, if you want to remove the Info pane, delete the value.

Restart Outlook Express for the changes to take effect.

NOTE:
The unique identity key is unique for each user identity.

Apply registry settings according below given steps of screenshots with related changes.

The "Info Pane" option is enabled and the web page is displayed at the bottom.

The "Info Pane" option is not visible as default.

First, click the 'Start' button, and select 'Run'. In the resulting dialog box, type "regedit".

Second, go to the [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Identities\{Unique Identity}\Software\Microsoft\Outlook Express\5.0\] key, right-click on the right pane and click on "New > String Value" to create a new String value with the name "BodyBarPath".

Third, right-click on the 'BodyBarPath' String value and click on "Modify".

Finally, enter the user-defined URL (like "http://www.google.com") in the the text box and click on 'OK'.

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Category : Software / Applications > Outlook / Outlook Express

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Category : Software / Applications > Outlook / Outlook Express

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Category : Software / Applications > Outlook / Outlook Express

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Category : Software / Applications > Outlook / Outlook Express

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Category : Software / Applications > Outlook / Outlook Express

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