[Spambayes] SB plug-in and Outlook 2003

Tony Meyer tameyer at ihug.co.nz
Mon Sep 20 07:55:05 CEST 2004


> I've recently upgraded to Outlook 2003 (from OL 2000)
> and I encountered this problem: at home, I start OL2003
> in offline mode. At some point  I connect to the Exchange
> server and perform the operation 'download Inbox headers'.
> Once all headers are retrieved from the server, I mark
> them (all or some) for download and connect again to the
> Exchange server. At this stage, the full mails are
> downloaded. So far, so good, no change from OL2000 to OL2003.
>
> However, at this point, with Outlook 2000, SpamBayes
> would kick in and start filtering. In OL2003, nothing
> happens - all mails are sitting in the Inbox. When I use
> the SB menu 'Filter Messages' and then 'Start filtering',
> only then the messages are filtered.

Does the log contain any error messages?  Does it show any indication that a
new message has been received?

Is there any difference in behaviour between background filtering enabled
and disabled?

(Blind guesses, really).

=Tony Meyer

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