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Reminders are not poping up

Posted on 2004-09-22
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Hi,
Does anybody help to get me some infor regarding reminder popup in outlook2003 with service pack1.
There is no reminder poping up with any of my task .

Any help will be appriciated.

Thanks,
Amit Agrawal
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by:frogpad
ID: 12124482
Hi agri_amit,

That actually happened to me before, I think if you restart outlook, it will work again. Please let us know if that works. Thanks.
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by:agri_amit
ID: 12125008
hi  frogpad,

Thansk for ur response.
Still it is not working.

Thanks,
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by:bruintje
ID: 12126072
close outlook
go to Start | Run
and type: outlook /cleanreminders
open outlook and try again
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by:ksearch
ID: 12126611
In outlook, let's make sure the reminders haven't been turned off.
Tools, options
Find the other tab, Advanced Options, Reminder options, and make sure you have a checkmark to at least display the reminder. whether or not you want sound is up to you.

Check that, and let us know how you get on.
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by:agri_amit
ID: 12126865
ya, these options are already selected.
by running the said command , it open a folder showing .ost file .I deleted that file and restarted outlook,but even though i am not getting reminder pop-up.

I am running outlook2003 with SP1 over Win XP professional.

Might be this information be relevent to suggest something .

Thanks,
Amit
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ksearch earned 20 total points
ID: 12127722
Did you ever get reminders and now they have stopped? or has it never worked?
Do you get reminders for calendar meetings but just not for tasks---or no reminders ever?
Does not work for just this one user on this one machine? or can that user get them on a different machine (or a different user on this machine?)
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by:agri_amit
ID: 12127789
i am not getting reminder only on my laptop while it was working with my dektop

even no remnider for calendar meetings also.

Thanks,
Amit

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by:ksearch
ID: 12128775
So, as you, you get reminders on your desktop, but not your laptop. On your laptop, you do not get reminders no matter what the type of item is, calendar, task, etc. Has it ever worked on your laptop?
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by:agri_amit
ID: 12128921
no, i haven't seen any time.......
What u feel, what reason can be?

On my desktop -Win2000 professional, outlook2000
laptop-win XP professional and outlook2003.

tx,
amit
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by:ksearch
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We need to check the delivery option for your email service on the laptop.

Tools, email accounts. View or change. Do you have multiple accounts listed there? or just one?  If you have more than one, which one is marked as the default location?  




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by:agri_amit
ID: 12129022
only one is there and which is of mine.....
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by:ksearch
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by:agri_amit
ID: 12271961
i gone through , but it doesn't help this....
should i reinstall ms-outlook?

regards,
amit
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by:ksearch
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You might as well at this point
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