Quote: Originally Posted by kword88
when you open outlook, there is a send/recieve button on the toolbar with a tiny little black arrow next to it. click that arrow, and on the menu that appears, click "send/recieve settings". then click "disable scheduled send/recieve".
Yup, that stopped it. It also killed all automatic checks, which isn't what I wanted.
I don't want it to check when I start Outlook, but I do want it to check every 5 minutes thereafter.
It worked in OE and it worked in Windows Mail.