What is Microsoft Outlook 2007?
Microsoft Outlook 2007 is a personal information manager that is available as part of Microsoft office suites. Most of us know about Outlook is an email Application provided by the Microsoft. But in addition to the e-mail utility, you can also schedule your appointments in calendars, manage contact information and monitor the execution of tasks, set the reminder to help you to finish the task on time. Combining all these features make the Microsoft Outlook powerful.
Features of Microsoft Outlook 2007:
Preview attachments: it allows the users to preview the content of the attachments before opening.
Supported files: it supports various file types such as PowerPoint, Excel, Visio, and word file. If Outlook 2007 installed on Windows Vista then you can also preview the Audio and Videos files. If you have installed a compatible PDF reader, such as Adobe Acrobat 8.1 the PDF files can also be viewed.
Auto Account Setup: This feature allows the users to direct enter the username and password for an email account without entering the port number, server number, and other information.
Calendar: Calendar manages all your appointments, events, meeting, and allow you to view them in daily, weekly, and monthly basis. It also displays the daily task in the same view.
Contacts: The contacts records all data such as name, address, phone number, email address, web page, etc. This makes it easier to track information about people you know.
Task: It maintains all the task that you need to do. Perhaps later or now, the task can be divided by to-do-list or tasks. The to-do list is quick notes on things to accomplish while the task is more detailed such as task starts to date, status, complete percentage, owner, priority, and reminder etc.
Microsoft Outlook has various other advanced feature that makes your communication faster and manages your professional data. Instead of this, many outlook users reported that they are facing error message while working. Let’s discuss the kinds of error messages that occur on the Outlook 2007.
Various Error that takes place in Microsoft Outlook 2007
- Error starting Outlook 2007: “Cannot start Microsoft Office Outlook. Cannot open the Outlook window.”
- “An unknown error has occurred” error message
- Send/Receive Error
- RSS feeds error on Outlook 7
- “Cannot Start Microsoft Office Outlook” Error
- Outlook 2007 not responding
These are the common error of the Outlook 2007. If you are getting one of the above-mentioned error messages on your outlook then you need to know the ca solving the error.
Common Cause of Outlook 2007 Errors
There is a number of reasons that are responsible for the Outlook Error Messages. Hence, it is very important to know the reasons for solving the problem. Some of the common causes are listed below:
Incorrect Outlook Configurations: If the configuration of your installed Outlook application is incorrect then you may get the error messages. Typically, outlook error occurs when Outlook conflicts with some other programs.
Outdated Microsoft Office: if you are using an Outdated version of Windows or Microsoft Office then there is a high chance of getting errors. The old version has some error that sometimes leads to the serious problem.
Improper Outlook Installation: perhaps, the Outlook program that you are using has some issue. Perhaps, the installation of the Outlook is corrupted. This one of the most common cause of almost all the Outlook problems.
PST file Corrupted: if the PST file gets corrupts and damage then you start getting the errors. It is also a most common reason for the Errors in Outlook.
Faulty Add-ins: if any of the Outlook Add-in that you are using is does not works then you may receive Outlook Errors. Although third-party add-ins can improve the functionality of Microsoft Outlook, they can sometimes damage the Outlook behavior and performance.
How to Fix it Manually?
If you are getting this errors and wants to fix it manually then follow the given steps:
Method 1: Remove Faulty Add-ins:
First, you must remove the defective add-ins in safe mode. Follow these simple steps:
- Step 1: Starts Microsoft Outlook 2007 in safe mode
- Step 2: Search “outlook.exe/safe” option in the start menu and click it.
- Step 3: after that go to the file menu then click on Add-ins and then go button.
- Step 4: this process will open a dialog box where you can remove all the third party add-ins.
Note: Never remove the Microsoft Add-ins
Method 2: Installed the latest version and Updates Microsoft Outlook
Make sure that you are using the latest version of Windows and Microsoft Outlook should be updated. Make sure you use the latest Windows systems as well as MS Office. Upgraded versions give you new features, bug fixes, and improved performance. We are highly advised to set the Windows Updates to automatically download and install updates.
Method 3: Repair Outlook PST file
If none of the above-mentioned methods works then its time to repair PST File. There are two ways to repair PST files. First, you can use the inbuilt scanpst.exe outlook 2007 tool. It is able to fix minor problems of the Outlook. It has some limitations as it stops working in case of severely damaged PST files, it can not fix oversized PST files and so on.
In such a situation, we are highly recommended you to use Outlook PST Repair Software 2007. it can scan the corrupted PST file and restore all the content of the mailbox. It saves all the repaired email item in new PST files. It can also repair password protected PST files. It has a powerful scanning algorithm that enables the software for deep scanning of the recoverable data. It is compatible with almost all the version of Microsoft Outlook including 2000, 2002, 2003, 2007, 2010, 2013, and 2016. The trial version of the software is available for free. But one thing you must keep in mind that the trial version has some limitation. As it only scans and previews of the recoverable files. Download the trial version of the software to know the working efficiency of the software.