Configuring Outlook Express

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Configuring Outlook Express

To configure your PIM in your CompanionLink Setup Select Outlook Express Settings:

Outlook Express Settings

Once you have selected Outlook Express Settings you will be able to navigate through the following tabs:



1. This option prompts whether or not the Contacts are set to sync. If the box is unchecked Contacts are not set to sync. This option is also available for Notes.

2. This options prompts which direction information will travel. If you select your PDA to Outlook Express the information will transfer from your PDA to Outlook Express, but Outlook Express information will not sync to the PDA. If you select Outlook Express to your PDA the information will transfer from Outlook Express to your PDA, but information from the PDA will not be synced to Outlook Express. The option to Sync Both Ways will allow the information from your Outlook Express to be sent to your PDA, and information from your PDA will be sent to Outlook Express. These options are also available for Notes.

3. This option prompts on the next sync for the information on your PDA to be cleared, and the information from Outlook Express will then be synced to the phone. This option is also available for Notes.

  • Note: This option can only be used from Outlook Express to your PDA. Please be aware CompanionLink will not perform a purge on your database.

4. This option allows you to choose the Primary Database. This means if you select Outlook Express as your primary, if you delete content on your PDA the content would remain in Outlook Express.

Finishing your Configuration

Once you have navigated through each of the tabs simply select OK to save your settings.