If you temporaily do not need the PoliteMail add-in, and do not want to go through the uninstall/reinstall process, you may disable the add-in so that Outlook doesn’t load it.

Disable PoliteMail for Outlook Add-in

To Disable PoliteMail in Outlook 2010

  1. Go to the Outlook File menu, click Options, then Add-ins (left-side menu, bottom)
  2. At the bottom of the dialog box you will see Manage: COM Add-ins, click Go
  3. Now uncheck PoliteMail v3, and click the OK button
  4. Now restart Outlook, and PoliteMail should come back up

To Disable PoliteMail in Outlook 2007

  1. Go to the Outlook menu Tools > Trust Center > Add-ins (left side menu)
  2. Click the Go button at the bottom of the dialog: Manage: [ COM Add-ins ] GO
  3. Uncheck PoliteMail, then click OK
  4. Now close the dialogs and restart Outlook