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Delete an outlook profile via folder structure

Posted on 2013-11-03
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Hi,

I'm wondering if anyone can tell me if its possible to delete an outlook profile via a users profile folder, i.e. when there not logged on.

I have a need to force users to regenerate there outlook profiles and I am not able to login as them to delete this.

Regards
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Question by:Z1ggy
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by:Patrick Bogers
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Hi,

You could simply delete the OST file in appdata\local\microsoft\outlook which will force outlook to create a new profile.
The better way to do it is through control panel-> e-mail and delete the profile there.
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Ashok Dewan earned 2000 total points
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Delete regirsty key belong to that profile or user as mentioned in below link
http://netport.org/?p=1421

and also delete all files and folders of outlook
documentsand settings\<useraccount\localsettings\appdata\microsoft\outlook
documentsand settings\<useraccount\applicationdata\microsoft\outlook
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