The TTL element is optional and some feeds (such as those from the Stack Trilogy) don’t contain it.
Also, it seems that Outlook’s send/receive process is getting slower because of the amount of RSS feeds that I have.
As my mail is my main priority, is there a way to configure Outlook in such a way that it will only download RSS feeds when I want to?
Jeff Atwood, I finally understand what's going on and how to fix it. When a feed is added to Outlook, the default settings (which are hidden under the ‘Advanced’ button) are to .
Outlook will not check a feed for new content more often than this minimum interval.
By the way, while that is being sorted out how about updating the account icons in the Send and Receive dialog box?
I have quite a list of RSS feeds configured in Outlook and while that works great, I do find myself getting distracted quite quickly because of it.
I've had a miserable experience with RSS feeds in Outlook, especially with my feeds from the Trilogy sites.
I just know these feeds should update at least every few minutes, yet Outlook often takes an hour or more to show any changes.
I'm trying to retrieve archived emails that i backed up on an external hard drive from a previous computer, the files are which is an outlook format but i keep on getting an error message saying... I have used avast for several yrs on my xp laptop and it always automatically updates once, sometimes twice, a day. Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation.