Outlook 2007 – Hyperlinks and smileys auto format does not work?
When I typed http:// microsoft.com, my Outlook used to auto format it to a hyperlink like
http://microsoft.com; when I put a smiley like : ), my Outlook used to put a nice smiley like . All of these suddenly stopped working one day, and I somehow knew that the default Outlook editor options got modified.
Long and short, here’s how to enable them.
Tools –> Options –> Mail Format –> Editor Options –> Proofing –> AutoCorrect Options –> AutoFormat As You Type