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outlook express directdb issue

Posted on 2004-08-10
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Gents,

a client upgraded his computer and when I TRY to import his OE6 (.dbx) database under win98se I always get a DIRECTDB.DLL issue at 018f:018f6b9b.
tried change memory, processor, mobo, and at this moment the OS.
in my machine it ran ok.

client config:
duron 1300mhz
256mb ddr 266mhz
pcchips m810dlu (argh!)
win98se

thanks for any answer

Curlyman
from Brazil
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Hi curlyman,

Try to do according to what is given in this link
http://support.microsoft.com/?id=225867

and after that restart the machine , reopen Outlook express and check if importing would be fine

SR..
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sunray,

forgot to tell that I've already tried that... it didn't apply to my question..

thanks anyway
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Have you tried to reinstall outlook express in that machine

http://www.theeldergeek.com/repair_reinstall_ie_and_oe_6.htm

SR
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sunray,

I'll try this, but this happens on a brand new installation. everytime the error happened I changed a piece and made a new installation and it happened all the times.
it looks like a driver problem, or OS problem with the mobo... not sure...

thanks again
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