RE: Error: Cannot start Microsoft Office Outlook

  • From: "Steve Moffat" <steve@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: "[ExchangeList]" <exchangelist@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 4 Jan 2005 22:12:35 -0400

Sounds like a dns issue, can you resolve the exchange server from the

-----Original Message-----
From: AdrianB [mailto:adrianb@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx] 
Sent: Tuesday, January 04, 2005 10:03 PM
To: [ExchangeList]
Subject: [exchangelist] Error: Cannot start Microsoft Office Outlook


We use Exchange 2003 Enterprise and Office 2003 SBE.

I have recently installed Office 2003 SBE on a new laptop.
If I create a new Profile that conencts to the Exchange server I receive

"Cannot start microsoft office outlook. unable to open the outlook
the set of folders could not be opened. could not complete the
one or more parameter values are not valid."

However, If I create a profile that uses a PST file then Outlook opens.

I have recreated the profiles, as well as re-installing Office to no

I havde also read the KB article,
however, I did not install Office  from a Windows Installer transform
(MST file), so it does not seem applicable.

Any ideas would be appreciated.



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