When you right-click a contact in the
folder, and then click New Message to
, a new message is created. The new message has the following
incorrect address in the To
The address in the To
box should be:
This problem occurs only if the following conditions are
- The e-mail address was imported from a Global Address List
into a Personal Address Book.
- The Personal Address Book was then imported into your
Service pack information
This problem is corrected in Microsoft Office XP Service Pack 3.
To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Microsoft Office XP. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
How to obtain the latest Office XP Service Pack
How to Obtain the Hotfix
This issue is fixed in the Outlook 2002 Hotfix Package 1. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
Availability of the Outlook 2002 Post-Service Pack 2 Hotfix Package: May 30, 2003
After you install this fix, follow the steps that are listed in the "More
Information" section of this article to set the
ContactRecipientEmailAddressMask registry key and to activate the
has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed
at the beginning of this article.
: If you use Registry Editor incorrectly, you may cause serious
problems that may require you to reinstall your operating system. Microsoft
cannot guarantee that you can solve problems that result from using Registry
Editor incorrectly. Use Registry Editor at your own risk.
To activate this fix, follow
- Quit Outlook 2002.
- Click Start, and then click
- In the Open box, type
regedit, and then click OK.
- Locate, and then click to select the following registry
- With the preceding key selected, on the
Edit menu, point to New, and then click
ContactRecipientEmailAddressMask, and then press
ContactRecipientEmailAddressMask, and then click
- In the Value data box, type
use an appropriate value from the table below, and then
- On the File menu, click
Exit to quit Registry Editor.
entry must be made for each user account on this computer. The following
list contains values that the ContactRecipientEmailAddressMask value can be set
to turn off anti spoofing for various address types.
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|Address Types||Hexadecimal Values|
|Lotus Notes ||40|
Setting the value to Off
turns off anti
spoofing for all address types, not only the ones in the list.