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Disable creation of HTTP/Hotmail account in Outlook Express.

This setting restricts you to create Hotmail account or receive mail through HTTP mail server.

Tweak for : Windows 98, Windows Me, Windows XP, Windows 2003, Windows 2000
Normally, you can create Hotmail account or receive mail through HTTP mail server. Upon applying this setting you may not see the option of opening an account using HTTP mail server. All email accounts using HTTP protocol will be controlled with this setting.

For this, go to Start > Run menu, enter “regedit” and navigate to the registry path listed below. Now, right-click and modify the DWORD value “HTTP Mail Enabled” to “0” which can restrict creation of HTTP mail server account. However, if you want to show the mail server option back, change the value to “1”.

Restart Outlook Express for the changes to take effect.

Disable creation of HTTPHotmail account in Outlook Express.reg

The '.reg' file will disable creation of HTTP/Hotmail account in Outlook Express.

Enable creation of HTTPHotmail account in Outlook Express (Default).reg

The '.reg' file will enable creation of HTTP/Hotmail account in Outlook Express.

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

The "HTTP Server" option is not visible in the Internet Connection Wizard in Outlook Express.

The "HTTP Server" option is visible in the Internet Connection Wizard in Outlook Express.

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

Second, go to the [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Outlook Express\] key, right-click on the "HTTP Mail Enabled" DWORD Value and click on "Modify".

Finally, enter the value "0" in the text box and click on 'OK'.

Change the default location of “Microsoft Address Book”.

Category : Software / Applications > Outlook / Outlook Express

With this setting, you can change the default location/path of the “Microsoft Address Book”. Upon changing the path, all subsequent changes to the contact list will be saved, by default, at the new location.

Change the start page of Outlook Express.

Category : Software / Applications > Outlook / Outlook Express

This setting enables you to change the start page that Outlook Express loads at the launch of the application.

Add colorful message background in Outlook Express ver 4.

Category : Software / Applications > Outlook / Outlook Express

This setting enables you to use colorful background in compose message section of Outlook Express ver 4.

Add Info pane URL to Outlook Express.

Category : Software / Applications > Outlook / Outlook Express

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

Change help URL of Outlook Express.

Category : Software / Applications > Outlook / Outlook Express

This setting enables you to modify the URL when you click on Help -> Microsoft On The Web -> Online Support in Outlook Express.

 
 
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