How to disable CTRL + Enter shortcut on Outlook

How to disable CTRL + Enter shortcut on Outlook

Microsoft Outlook provides the option to send emails with the CTRL + Enter key combination that can be used as a shortcut. However, users can disable this shortcut if they wish as it can result in accidentally sending mails that are not finished. Follow the steps below to disable the CTRL+ Enter shortcut.

How to turn off CTRL+ Enter shortcut on Outlook?

Under Outlook, the CTRL + Enter Key combo is used to send your emails, but if you find it annoying, here's how to disable it:

  • Open Outlook and click on File > Options.
  • Select the Mail tab and scroll to the "Send Message" Section.
  • Uncheck the box next to "CTRL + ENTER sends a message"
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  • Confirm with the OK button.

How to enable CTRL + ENTER shortcut to send a message on Outlook?

  • Open Outlook and go to File > Options > Mail.
  • Go to the Send messages tab and check mark CTRL + ENTER sends a message.
  • Finally, press OK to save the changes.

How to customize Outlook keyboard shortcuts?

To personalize your Outlook shortcuts, follow these instructions:

  • Go to File > Options > Customize Ribbon.
  • Click Customize.
  • Select the current document name, template, categories, and commands that you want to save the keyboard shortcut changes in.
  • Check if in the Current keys you already have the right combination of keys, and if not, assign them in the right tab.
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  • Click Assign to save the changes.
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