Unable to Turn Off Out of Office

Posted On 2008-11-19 by dwirch
Keywords: Outlook 2003 2007 Out of Office Assistant
Tags: Email Outlook Windows
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After turning on your Out of Office assistant, you may find that it won''t turn back off. You may be presented with the following error when attempting to turn it off:

The commmand is not available, see program documentation about to use this extension
To work around this problem, you can try these steps:

For Outlook 2003

From within Outlook click on Help, then select About Microsoft Office Outlook
Select disabled items.
Enable the Out of Office function (may be the only option)
You will need to restart Outlook for changes to take effect.

For Outlook 2007

From Within Outlook, click on Help, then select Disabled Items.
Enable the Out of Office function (may be the only option).
You will need to restart Outlook for changes to take effect.


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