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Outlook Express: Watched Message Bug and Begin Bug are finally fixed!!!

June 18th 2005 in Uncategorized

The fix is for XP SP2 only, but what the heck.. its a start…
http://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?FamilyID=6bd9d050-dc56-47bc-9112-023e11c61f9d&displaylang=en&Hash=67HRYG5


http://www.insideoe.com/problems/bugs.htm#acctwatch FIXED!!
http://www.insideoe.com/problems/bugs.htm#beginattach FIXED!! (Well, almost) ;o)


Just so y’all know what I’m so excited about  It was at least a couple of Summits ago that I created a Flash movie demonstrating this bug, and I remember a member of the IE dev team telling me during one of my visits to Seattle that it had been watched by everybody on his Dev. team.  Can’t remember if he said the OE team as it was then had watched it as well.  Its a pity it took so many years for a fix to finally come out:


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