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Outlook Express 6- Unable to read downloaded news messages

Posted on 2004-04-21
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E-Mail works fine.

Newsgroups appear to download but no messages are readable.
View options have been checked several times
Attempted to reinstall Outlook Express by changing value in Registry from 1 to 0 and then attempt download.
Will not download SP1.
Have reinstalled XP and still has not solved this problem.
Any suggestions what to do?

K Baer
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by:sunray_2003
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check if you have configured correctly ?

http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=http://support.microsoft.com:80/support/kb/articles/Q195/8/79.ASP&NoWebContent=1?

Have you recreated the server information and checked if it would work ?

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After your news messages are downloaded , do you atleast see the title or anything related to that ?

Looks like this might help try and post back

Start --> Run  --> Typein "regsvr32 inetcomm.dll" and press "enter"
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by:kenbaer
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Problem solved!

I removed all mail and news servers and re-entered them.

Suddenly everything is readable.

Thanks gugs.
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Great.. Restart the machine , open outlook express and check if everything is fine..

Please close the question if your issue is solved
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