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Message box says "Cannot start Microsoft Office Outlook window. The set of folders cannot be opened. Errors have been detected in the file." We tried the Inbox repair tool and it loaded up everything that ever existed (some with pages of duplicate e-mails) and then it asked us to register and it would cost $129.95 to load. We didn't register and it deleted everything. Any suggestions?

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Cannot open


If you want to know what this is the error code is related to

Click start control panel administrative tools computer management then select event viewer this may vary depending on what operating system you have
extend the events there you will see errors in red you will no what exactly what the error was and at what time it occured
Right click on the error message select properties you will see all details about the error
or click start type in event viewer press ENTER
you might be able work your way through the problem

Important notice for users of Office 2003:
To continue receiving security updates for Office, make sure that you're running Office 2003 Service Pack 3 (SP3). The support for Office 2003 ends April 8, 2014.
If you're running Office 2003 after support ends, to ensure that you will receive all important security updates for Office you need to upgrade to a later version such as Office 365 or Office 2013. For more information, see Support is ending for Office 2003.
To resolve this issue for future installations of Office, use the Custom Installation Wizard to edit the MST file. To do this, follow these steps:
On the Change Office User Settings page, expand Microsoft Outlook 2003, expand Miscellaneous, and then click PST Settings.
In the right pane, double-click Default location for PST files, and then type the path that you want in the Default location for PST files box.
For example, type %USERPROFILE%\Local Settings\Application Data\Microsoft\Outlook\.
Click OK, and then follow the steps to complete the wizard. When you have corrected the MST file, deploy Office by using the correct MST file.
To resolve this issue for an existing installation of Outlook that is experiencing this problem, specify the .pst file by using the Mail icon in Control Panel.
More information
When you run the Custom Installation Wizard, on the Change Office User Settings page , you can make changes to any Office user setting on the computer where this MST is deployed. When you click Miscellaneous PST Settings, you can specify a default location for .pst files.
In the Default location for PST files box, you can use environment variables such as %USERPROFILE%. For example, you can give the location %USERPROFILE%\Local Settings\Application Data\Microsoft\Outlook\.

However, you cannot specify a file name instead. For example, you cannot specify %USERPROFILE%\Local Settings\Application Data\Microsoft\Outlook\%USERNAME%.PST.
If you do this, an error occurs when you try to start Outlook.

Jul 04, 2013 | Computers & Internet

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I keep getting an error message that says, "Microsoft Outlook. Cannot open the Outlook Window. The set of folders cannot be opened. Errors have been detected in the file C:\Users\my name\AppData\Loc


To resolve this problem, use the following steps. On the Start menu click Run. In the Run dialog box, type the following command:

Outlook.exe /resetnavpane

Note:
There is a space between "Outlook.exe" and "/resetnavpane" Click OK. Note If you are using Windows Vista or Windows 7, you may not see Run on the Start menu. In this situation, use the following steps to locate the Run option. On the Start menu click All Programs. Click Accessories. Click Run.

Apr 15, 2013 | Dell Computers & Internet

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When opening Outlook I receive the following message, this occurred after I tried to email a photo out of a photo program: "A data file did not close properly the last time it was used and is being...


1. In Outlook 2007, click the Tools menu and select Options.
2. In the Options dialog box, click the Mail Setup tab and then click the Data Files button.
3. In the Account settings window, you will see all of your personal Outlook data files listed. Here, you want to note the full path to each data file. On my system, my Outlook personal and archive folders are stored in the C:\Documents and Settings\Your Username\Local Settings\Application Data\Microsoft\Outlook folder.
4. Once you have this information, close the Account Settings dialog box and then close the Outlook Options window.

Now that you have the location of your Outlook data files, you need to check and repair them using the Microsoft Office Outlook 2007 Inbox Repair Tool-SCANPST.exe. By default, you should see SCANPST.exe in the Microsoft Office installation folder's "Office 12" subfolder. On my system, SCANPST.exe is located in C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office 12. For additional information on SCANPST.exe, take a look at the Microsoft Knowledge Base article, "How to use the Inbox Repair Tools to recover e-mail messages in Outlook 2002 and Outlook 2003."

To check and repair your Outlook data files, follow these steps:

1. First, close Outlook 2007.
2. Use Windows Explorer to browse to SCANPST.exe, then double-click it.
3. When the Outlook 2007 Inbox Repair Tool opens, click Browse and navigate to the Outlook data file location that you found earlier. Note that you will need to check each file listed. On my system, I start with the file archive.pst. To check that file, you would select it in the "Select File to Scan" dialog box and then click Open.
4. Now click Start to begin the repair process.

Mar 05, 2011 | Sony Microsoft Office Standard 2007

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Outlook program has refused to open and ask that I check internet for solution


Try to open Outlook in safe mode. Follow thses steps to do it.

1.Click on start button (for Vista it will be Windows button ) and click on Run.
2.Type outlook.exe /safe and press enter.
3.If outlook is not starting then we have to do a detect and repair. Follow these steps to do that.

Detect and repair.

1.Click on Start button (for Vista it will be Windows button ) and click on Run.
2.Type outlook.exe /safe and press enter.
3.Go to Help tab in Outlook and select office diagnostics, click on continue and click on Run Diagnostics.

Method 2:

Try to open Outlook without addins.

1.Click on start button and click on Run.
2.Type outlook.exe /a and press enter.

If he can open Outlook in this way, then the third party addins are causing the issue. This can be resolved by
removing the third party addins. Follow these steps to remove third party addins.

1.Open Outlok and click On the Tools menu, click Trust Center, and then click Add-ins.(for Office 2007).
2.In the Add-ins box, identify the add-in that you want to disable and note the Add-in type located in the Type
column.
3.Select the Add-in type in the Manage box and then click Go.
4.clear the check box for the Add-in that you want to disable and then click OK.

  • Method3:

    Press Cntrl+Alt+Delete to open task manager and click on processes. click on outlook.exe and click on End process.
    If there is multiple outlook.exe running end all of them. Try to open outlook after ending all outlook.exe processes.

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    Method4:
    Take a back up of pst files and reinstall Outlook . follow these steps to take a backup of pst files.

    1.Close any messaging programs such as Outlook, Microsoft Exchange, or Microsoft Windows Messaging.
    2.Click on start button and go to setting and open control panel.
    3.Double-click the Mail icon.
    4.Click Show Profiles.
    5.Click the appropriate profile, and then click Properties.
    6.Click Data Files.
    7.Under Name, click the Personal Folders Service that you want to back up. By default, this service is called Personal 8.Folders. However,
    it may be named something else
    9.Click Settings, and then note the path and file name that appears.
    10.Close all the Properties windows.
    11.Open the file through the path and copy it to a new folder as backup.

  • Oct 05, 2010 | Computers & Internet

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    Logged on and my email icon was missing as well as other icons. tried to start outlook and the message is simply cannot start outlook. cannot make google my home page as dell4me contiues to override any...


    This issue may occur if you deploy Outlook 2003 with the Microsoft Office 2003 Custom Installation Wizard and specify a personal folder (.pst) file in the Windows Installer transform (MST file) by using the Default location for PST files path option. The problem occurs because you specify a file name instead of a folder path.

    To resolve this issue for future installations of Office, use the Custom Installation Wizard to edit the MST file. To do this, follow these steps:
    1. On the Change Office User Settings page (page 10 of 24), expand Microsoft Outlook 2003, expand Miscellaneous, and then click PST Settings.
    2. In the right pane, double-click Default location for PST files, and then type the path that you want in the Default location for PST files box. For example, type %USERPROFILE%\Local Settings\Application Data\Microsoft\Outlook\.
    3. Click OK, and then follow the steps to complete the wizard. When you have corrected the MST file, deploy Office by using the correct MST file.
    To resolve this issue for an existing installation of Outlook that is experiencing this problem, specify the .pst file by using the Mail icon in Control Panel.

    Or If you are receiving and Err like
    Error message when you start Outlook: "Unable to open the Outlook window," "No profile has been created," or "The list of Profiles cannot be loaded"Follow the step's below:This issue may occur on a computer that is running Windows XP if the Outlook.exe file was configured to open with the Windows program compatibility mode setting. When you set compatibility for Outlook to Windows 95 or to Windows 98/Windows Millennium Edition, Outlook displays this error message. This is because the location of the Outlook Profile information in the registry differs on a Windows XP-based computer.

    To resolve this issue, follow these steps:
    1. Locate Outlook.exe.

      Outlook.exe is typically located in one of the following folders, depending on the version of Outlook that you are running:
      • Microsoft Office Outlook 2010 C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office14
      • Microsoft Office Outlook 2007 C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office12
      • Microsoft Office Outlook 2003 C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office 11
      • Microsoft Outlook 2002 C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office 10
      • Microsoft Outlook 2000 C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office 9
    2. Right-click Outlook.exe, and then click Properties.
    3. On the Compatibility tab, click to clear the Run this program in compatibility mode for check box.
    4. Click OK.
    5. Try to start Outlook. If you receive error message again, use Method 2.
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    Jun 16, 2010 | Microsoft Windows XP Home Edition

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    Outlook 2007 not starting. Error message says corrupted file. Run Scnpst.exe.


    As an old Outlook user (for over a decade). I ever met similar error with my Outlook PST files before and got it solved with this Outlook PST repair software, the software extracts & restores those inaccessible Outlook items in a new .pst file and enables complete Outlook data recovery. If you want to take the most effective way, then try that program. Hope it helps too with your case.

    Apr 12, 2010 | Computers & Internet

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    Outlook 2007 will not open .Program has run well for 2 years. Now its impossible to open/start the program.Always get this message: "Cannot start with Microsoft Office Outlook.Cannot openthe Outlook...


    Inbox repair tool(scanpst) is the best tool that can be used when you are finding any difficulties to connect your inbox folders or pst files or it is reporting that your Inbox folders or Outlook PST file may be damaged in Microsoft Office Outlook 2000 (or higher).Scanpst is a tiny tool installed by default when installing Microsoft Office 2000 or higher. PST files or Personal Folder Files are used by Microsoft Outlook for storing Outlook data, including mailbox files, email folders, contacts or any other personal data related to Microsoft Outlook. see the step by step instruction here
    http://soluzia.net/How-to-repair-Outlook-folders-using-the-Inbox-Repair-Tool.php

    Mar 16, 2010 | Microsoft Office Outlook 2007 for PC

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    Cannot open Microsoft Outlook


    Hi,
    I think you are trying to run outlook in Compatibility mode. Which is why Outlook window isn't opening.
    You can try following solutions.
    1) Search Outlook in start menu search box then right click on outlook and select Open File Location. You can see the following image for this.
    cannot-open-microsoft-outlook-w3i35ygaym0a2mtgexp5w2fh-2-0.png

    2) Now select Outlook and right click on that & select properties.
    You can see the following images for that. cannot-open-microsoft-outlook-w3i35ygaym0a2mtgexp5w2fh-2-2.png

    3) Now click on Compatibility tab and Uncheck the checkbox "run this program in compatibility mode" and at last click on Apply then OK. You can see the following image for this.
    cannot-open-microsoft-outlook-w3i35ygaym0a2mtgexp5w2fh-2-5.png
    Now, I hope Outlook will work properly.

    Jan 22, 2010 | Microsoft Office Outlook 2007: Windows

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    Microsoft Office Outlook


    Run Outlook from a command line with the /cleanprofile switch appended to the command.

    To find the correct command line, right click on a shortcut for Outlook and go to Properties. Copy the information in the Target field and Paste it to the command line. If there is already a command option, remove it and add /cleanprofile after the closing quotation mark. (Add a space before /cleanprofile)

    For example, go to Start: Run. . and enter something like "C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\OFFICE11\OUTLOOK.EXE" /cleanprofile .

    Then add a new profile. Be sure to check the check box for "Set as default profile". Note: You cannot see this option unless you click on the "Options >>" button.

    This should fix the problem.

    Jul 02, 2008 | Microsoft Windows XP Professional

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