User Support -> Setting up Email -> Setting Up Outlook 2002/XP
Outlook 2002/Office XP Email Options
If you are experiencing odd disconnects whenever you check your Email, then check the following.
Click on TOOLS, then OPTIONS. See Figure 1.
Remove the check out of "Hang up when finished with a manual Send/Receive" to stop Outlook from Hanging up when you check mail. See Figure 17.
Continue to Figure 3.
If you want your spelling checker turned on, click on the Spelling tab.
Make sure "Always check spelling before sending" is checked. See Figure 3.
Continue to Figure 4.
It is suggested that you choose "Plain Text" for sending your Emails. See Figure 4.
Click Apply then click OK.