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In Microsoft Outlook, you can use the Out of Office feature to automatically reply to incoming e-mail messages that you receive when you are unavailable. However, Microsoft Entourage 2004 for Mac and Microsoft Entourage 2008 for Mac do not offer this feature.
This article describes how to create a rule in Entourage for Mac that automatically replies to incoming e-mail messages that you receive when you are unavailable.
To create a rule that automatically replies to incoming e-mail messages that you receive when you are unavailable, follow these steps.
Note If you want to create this kind of rule, the following conditions must be true:
You should receive a reply e-mail message that contains the text that you typed in step 8. After you receive this e-mail message, it goes to the Outbox folder in Entourage for Mac. This e-mail message is sent the next time that the Send & Receive feature runs in Entourage for Mac.
If you want to disable this new rule, follow these steps:
Article ID: 912161 - Last Review: October 6, 2011 - Revision: 2.0