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OL97: Outlook Rules Wizard Incorrectly Sets Follow-Up Flag Date to the Year 3699

Article ID: 253476

Article Last Modified on 1/27/2007


  • Microsoft Outlook 97 Standard Edition
  • Microsoft Office 97 Standard Edition

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If you create a rule with the Outlook 97 Rules Wizard to set a flag for a follow-up on all messages, the date on the follow-up flag is set incorrectly to a new date and month in the year 3699.


To resolve this behavior, upgrade to Microsoft Outlook 98 or Microsoft Outlook 2000. This problem does not occur with the Outlook 98 and Outlook 2000 Rules Wizards.


The Outlook 97 Rules Wizard is an add-in that you can download from the following Web site:

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