Microsoft Office Tutorials and References
In Depth Information
The Format Columns dialog box, shown in Figure 19.17, is used to specify the display format for
columns in the view. For example, a column that displays a date could be formatted to display as
12/22/06, 22-Dec-06, or December 22, 2006 (among others). You can also specify the alignment
and label for each column.
The Format Columns dialog box lets you specify the display format for individual columns in the view.
Reset Current View
Click this button to return the current view to its default settings.
Customizing Outlook Today
Outlook Today is the default home page for Personal Folders (you learned about specifying a home
page for folders in Chapter 18). It provides a summary of important information, such as unread
mail messages, tasks with upcoming due dates, and the next few days in your calendar. You can
customize Outlook Today as follows:
Display Outlook Today.
Click the Customize Outlook Today button at the top right of the window. Outlook
opens Customize Outlook Today in the main window (see Figure 19.18).
Make changes as follows:
n When Starting . . . : If this option is selected, Outlook automatically displays Outlook
Today when the program starts.
n Messages: Click Choose Folders to specify which folders have their messages
summarized in Outlook Today.