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Windows 7: Outlook 2013 will not automatically receive new mail

04 Dec 2012   #1
jackclayton

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
Outlook 2013 will not automatically receive new mail

Hello,

I just installed Office 2013 and decided to give the updated Outlook a fair try. I'm coming from using Thunderbird as my main e-mail program.

I have 10 gmail IMAP accounts setup in Outlook, using to be what I believe are the default settings (I haven't changed anything in any of the accounts). I am not working offline, and I have Outlook set to send/receive every 10 minutes.

In Thunderbird, anytime a new e-mail message is received, it is automatically downloaded and I get an alert sound.

However with Outlook, in order for the e-mail to be downloaded, I have to click on the Inbox of the respective e-mail account in order for it to be automatically downloaded.

How can I solve this? This isn't an e-mail account problem because I immediately receive new e-mails via IMAP in Thunderbird and on my phone.

Thank you.


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07 Dec 2012   #2
jackclayton

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

This is still not working properly. Any ideas?
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