Outlook XP problem re: Exchange Server

First, let me say I AM NOT THE IT PERSON..but I am the poor shmuck with just a little technical knowledge that gets their name called across the office whenever something goes wrong...(thanks for the sympathy!)

We have 7 indy systems, running through one server. It's on a DSL (I know, I know--get a T1..but that's not an option right now). EVERY time we send/receive in Outlook XP, a little window pops up, "retreiving data from the Microsoft exchange Server" and it takes FOREVER...we've checked the speed ont he DSL, we've opened and reopened ports, we've gone through the options and triggers and blah blah blah...NOTHING is working.

What else can I try?
BerkmanAsked:
Who is Participating?
I wear a lot of hats...

"The solutions and answers provided on Experts Exchange have been extremely helpful to me over the last few years. I wear a lot of hats - Developer, Database Administrator, Help Desk, etc., so I know a lot of things but not a lot about one thing. Experts Exchange gives me answers from people who do know a lot about one thing, in a easy to use platform." -Todd S.

ToddSWagnerCommented:
Here is the only solution that I have found.  I am running Citrix in my environment on a local Lan and get the same popups.  You can turn off the popups on the client side and increase the time before it makes the call and the box pops up.


http://support.microsoft.com/?id=293650
0

Experts Exchange Solution brought to you by

Your issues matter to us.

Facing a tech roadblock? Get the help and guidance you need from experienced professionals who care. Ask your question anytime, anywhere, with no hassle.

Start your 7-day free trial
It's more than this solution.Get answers and train to solve all your tech problems - anytime, anywhere.Try it for free Edge Out The Competitionfor your dream job with proven skills and certifications.Get started today Stand Outas the employee with proven skills.Start learning today for free Move Your Career Forwardwith certification training in the latest technologies.Start your trial today
Outlook

From novice to tech pro — start learning today.

Question has a verified solution.

Are you are experiencing a similar issue? Get a personalized answer when you ask a related question.

Have a better answer? Share it in a comment.