Outlook "A program is trying to access Outlook"

Status
Not open for further replies.

trillyuk

New Member
Outlook version
Outlook 2016 32 bit
Email Account
Office 365 Exchange
When Outlook starts often we see a notification warning advising if the user wants to allow the program to access Outlook Allow/Deny and if allow for how many minutes. Is there any way of determining what program is trying to access Outlook?

The concern is without knowing what program you have no idea what you are saying yes or no to.

Cheers
 

trillyuk

New Member
Outlook version
Outlook 2016 32 bit
Email Account
Office 365 Exchange
Thanks Diane, yes the antivirus is valid. Going to play around with accept and deny as think the solution maybe interfering with the proper operation of Outlook. Solution is part of a package from Cisco. Will report back what I find.
 

Diane Poremsky

Senior Member
Outlook version
Outlook 2016 32 bit
Email Account
Office 365 Exchange
There are some registry keys you can set that may avoid it - but they would allow all access (Not that many viruses use outlook contacts these days.)
 
Status
Not open for further replies.
Similar threads
Thread starter Title Forum Replies Date
D Outlook 2003 - A program is trying to access e-mail addresses Outlook VBA and Custom Forms 5
J Program Checkbox that will activate a text box in a Outlook fallible form. Outlook VBA and Custom Forms 1
J it goes like outlook has stopped working, a problem caused the program to stop working correctly, wi Using Outlook 2
J My Outlook program has stopped receiving. I can still send Using Outlook 1
A outlook 2007 - there is no email program associated ... Using Outlook 3
A Outlook-Program Not Closing Properly Using Outlook 10
R Access Program Only Looping Part Way Through Outlook Inbox Outlook VBA and Custom Forms 2
R how to (re)set the default data file for Outlook in a VB program Outlook VBA and Custom Forms 2
G GAL program acces in outlook 2007 Outlook VBA and Custom Forms 2
M Run external program from Outlook VBA macro Outlook VBA and Custom Forms 5
N How to attach a file with MS Outlook, from a program? Outlook VBA and Custom Forms 3
Q why this program doesn't work if Outlook is not manually launched? Outlook VBA and Custom Forms 4
V how to switchoff program access message in outlook 2003 Outlook VBA and Custom Forms 1
J Program Compatibility Issue - Outlook 2003 BCM BCM (Business Contact Manager) 4
J Outlook 2016 Can't display some embedded HTML images in Outlook 2016 Using Outlook 2
J Outlook EAS protocol version Using Outlook 1
N Outlook 2021 'Run Script" Rules? Outlook VBA and Custom Forms 4
C Why does Outlook (desktop) 365 for Windows keep making me input my passwords? Using Outlook 8
P Comcast IMAP broken but their second level support said to call "the Outlook company" Using Outlook 4
bdsermons Outlook 365 command button in outlook form Outlook VBA and Custom Forms 4
B iCloud telling me my Outlook is not supported Using Outlook 2
cheapfaremart Which outlook version is best? Using Outlook 0
T Outlook 2021 Cannot open attachments Outlook DeskTop 2021 Using Outlook 0
M Outlook settings will not accept a password Using Outlook 9
C Outlook FROM ADDRESS -Outlook.com and Android Using Outlook 1
E Outlook 365 Outlook/VBA Outlook VBA and Custom Forms 11
O How to find and replace a word in Outlook-Agenda-Subject and Message? Using Outlook 0
gproston Why doesn't Outlook remember indexing? Using Outlook 1
X Open Hyperlinks in an Outlook Email Message (Help with Diane's solution) Outlook VBA and Custom Forms 3
J Outlook 2003 .pst Will Not Restore Completely to Outlook 2019 Using Outlook 5
R Outlook Logging Using Outlook 6
e_a_g_l_e_p_i Email notifications changed with Outlook 2021 Using Outlook 8
Y Disable Microsoft Outlook Test Message Using Outlook 5
J Outlook 365 Outlook 2016/365 Contacts Lose Info when Favorited to the To-Do Bar Using Outlook 2
Commodore Are newer versions of Outlook still "less secure" to Google? Using Outlook 22
Commodore Any way to create "from-only" account on Outlook 2021? Using Outlook 1
Z Outlook.com OST Stopped working without explanation Using Outlook.com accounts in Outlook 3
glnz How to retrieve or redo Verizon.net email password without affecting Outlook connection? Using Outlook 1
S New Outlook Appointment - Select All Body Text and Change Font and Size Outlook VBA and Custom Forms 1
V Outlook 2021 Outlook-2021 (64-bit) and iCloud-for-Windows v13.0 - It Works Good. Using Outlook 9
O Outlook 365 - Gmail and Outlook: how to force Outlook to start up in Gmail? Using Outlook 2
M Seeking PDF Recommendation for Outlook that retains links Using Outlook 7
J SCANPST errors Outlook PST repair? Using Outlook 1
L did MS ever add way to text via Outlook Using Outlook 5
M Outlook 365 refuses to send email Using Outlook 1
P How can I stop Outlook 365 duplicating the posts? Using Outlook 2
P How to add a column named categories when searching in Outlook Using Outlook 0
J VBA for outlook to compare and sync between calendar Outlook VBA and Custom Forms 1
D Outlook 2003 Mail Fails Using Outlook 1
K Closing external IMAP email... Outlook 2013 Using Outlook 0

Similar threads

Top