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Outlook 2010 – New mail Icon missing? June 22nd, 2010

Vinod Kumar

I have been using Outlook 2010 for a while and one of the interesting part of the new version while using with Win 7 is this interesting icon that gets set with “Large Icons” on the taskbar.


In the recent past, I suddenly did some changes to the settings in my usual play and suddenly found the icon never changed on the taskbar when a new mail arrived. I have been wanting to explore this and I got time today to crack this. What I did – well:

  • On the File tab, click Options.
  • Select Mail in the left navigation pane.
  • In the Message arrival section, click to select the Show an envelope icon in the taskbar check box.
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    Thatz it, my lovely icon was back :) … I see a lot of queries like these that come my way where the options are hidden. Hope this helps …

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