When you try to email a report or transaction, you may see an error:
QuickBooks is unable to send your email to Outlook. Close any open Outlook windows and try again.
This error may be caused by:
Intuit recommends several solutions for this problem. The first solution may solve your problem, or you may need to try all of them to resolve the issue. For best results, perform the solutions in the order shown.
Note: If you use Microsoft Outlook with Microsoft Exchange Server, open Outlook and login before checking the QuickBooks preference.
Note: If you can email from Microsoft Word but you can't email from QuickBooks, contact QuickBooks Technical Support for assistance.
Click the version below for instructions on how to perform a repair.
Note: New web mail options available in QuickBooks 2011 may provide a more reliable option than using Microsoft Outlook. You get copies of your sent emails just as you would from Outlook.
If these solutions don't resolve the issue, you can read discussions and post messages and questions relating to your issue on the Intuit QuickBooks Community site for free. You can contact an agent for additional guidance. Fees may apply.