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CANT OPEN OUTLOOK

Posted on 1998-11-28
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"A DEVICE ATTACHED TO YOUR SYSTEM IS NOT FUNCTIONING"
"THE OUTLLIB FILE IS LINKED TO MISSING EXPORT MAPI32.DLL:36"
THIS HAPPENED AFTER I PUT IN NETSCAPE 4.5.
HOW DO I FIX ?
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Netscape replaced the Mapi file with a different version.  Reinstall Outlook or or copy the file from another working system to the c:Windows\system directory.  This should fix the problem.
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Thanks cbarton, that wasnt nice of netscape to do that, i guess to compete with MS they figure its ok to ruin peoples work and time (just like MS does)well anyway thanks again.

Another day and dollar short due to uncontrolled rampent corporate greed. VOLTARK
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by:VOLTARK
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I STILL CANT OPEN OUTLOOK NO MATTER WHAT I TRY I EVEN FOLLOWED MS INSTRUCTIONS (RENAMING AND REINSTALLING) NOW ALL I GET IS "CANNOT START MYCROWISSOFT OUTLOOK" IM TRYING NOT TO LOOSE MY CONTACT LIST. WHEN THIS PROBLEM IS RESOLVED SHOULD I USE "ACT" INSTEAD FOR MY CONTACTS ? THANKS
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