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Error Message " Please wait while windows configures microsoft office professional edition 2003" everytime I download an email from Outlook

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I am getting the following error message every time I download an email from Outlook. It will go through its process, close itself, and then repeat with the next email.  Help please!@

 "Please wait while windows configures microsoft office professional edition 2003"

So far I have only spotted this issue in Outlook
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Greetings, cmquickfix !

Make sure you have the latest version of MS Installer.
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/893803/

1. Reset the Outlook toolbar template. With Outlook close, do a search for and rename outcmd.dat file. Restart Outlook and a fresh outcmd.dat file will be recreated.

2. Register an important Outlook file. Go to Start > Run and type regsvr32 OLE32.DLL
Do the same for INETCOMM.DLL

3. Disable Outlook Addins.  Go to Tools > Options > Other > Advanced Options > Addin Manager or COMM/Addins and disable the addins.

4. Start Outlook in Safe Mode.  Go to Start > Run and type

"c:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office\Outlook.exe" /safe

Your path to Outlook.exe may be a little different.

5. Create a new Outlook profile.
http://www.outlook-tips.net/howto/profile.htm

6. Repair Outlook. With Outlook open, go to Help > Detect and Repair.

7. If no joy, reinstall Outlook.  Go to Add/Remove Programs and highlight Microsoft Office. Click on Install/Uninstall.  A menu will pop allowing you to choose repair or reinstall.

http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=291614


Best wishes!
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cmquickfix,

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Thanks, war1
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