Make the Outlook Today page your default page

  1. In the Navigation Pane (Navigation Pane: The column on the left side of the Outlook window that includes panes such as Shortcuts or Mail and the shortcuts or folders within each pane. Click a folder to show the items in the folder.), click Outlook Today Button image.

If you use an Exchange server account, you'll see Button image Mailbox - Your name.

If you use a Personal Folders file (.pst) (Personal Folders file (.pst): Data file that stores your messages and other items on your computer. You can assign a .pst file to be the default delivery location for e-mail messages. You can use a .pst to organize and back up items for safekeeping.) as your mailbox, you'll see Button image name of the .pst.

 Note   You may have more than one .pst. If so, the one that is the default delivery location is the one with Button image.

  1. On the Outlook Today page, click Customize Outlook Today.
  2. Select the When starting, go directly to Outlook Today check box.
  3. Click Save Changes.
Applies to:
Outlook 2003