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Hi
We used to run Groupwise on 95, I have updated to Windows 2000 now Groupwise won't run. I have installed Outlook as a frontend to groupwise but would like to know why Groupwise is crashing.

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The 'MAPI Session Handle' of the Novell Groupwise 'Object Request Broker' Could not be accessed. The address book cannot run (error status: 0x80004005).

It tells me to reinstall groupwise - done that - still there!?

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CyberWizard earned 120 total points
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well, you do need to reinstall groupwise actually...

but first, start with deinstalling.
use the groupwise cleaning agent to deinstall:
http://support.novell.com/servlet/filedownload/pub/gwca55us.exe/
(this will also remove your registry settings)

before you start installing groupwise you will need to install windows messaging
you must install it first, it can be obtained here:
http://support.novell.com/servlet/filedownload/pub/winntwms.exe/

see this page for more info on the problem:
Technical Information Document
MAPI Session error launching GroupWise client. - TID10053867 (last modified 20SEP2001)

http://support.novell.com/cgi-bin/search/searchtid.cgi?/10053867.htm

(it says NT workstation in the document, but this also applies to the win2k workstations and have seen the same on a XP workstation not having the right windows messaging)

good luck with the installation
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Thankyou very much.

Should make the nazis in ITS happy, if they ever detect I've upgraded.
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