First of all make a backup of all folders in case you make a mistake so you wont loose your emails. If you see there more than one folders (identities folder) then normally the older one has your old emails.
Right click to see which is older one and replace the contents of older identity folder to newer one. People - Please note that the coming update for Windows 10 users (1511) is also likely to uninstall Outlook Express.
There should be a Run dialog box to put the command “%temp%” (without quotes) and press Enter key. Then, in the folder, delete all the possible files and if there is a prompt to skip files, check the option to not show the dialog always and then click on Yes to all.
There should be a Run dialog box where you can enter the command “cleanmgr” (without quotes) and hit Enter key. Now, on the pop-up, select the drive with the Windows Operating System and Press Enter key. On the next Window, select the drive and then the option to clean up System files. Select all the options except previous Windows version data, if listed. If the clean up takes a long time or if the Outlook is still not launching, you will have to click on the below image to get connected to an expert technician to get the issue fixed.
For users that have lost oe from win 10 updates, this tool (restores oe back) can be used: https://runasxp.com/Thread-Windows-10-up...store-tool The tool will restore oe back but users must backup their emails before windows 10 major upgrade, for piece of mind. On Tray icon settings click "Browse Address Book" Close Outlook express and copy the Address book (Wab) file(s) also (Backup) 5.
Another solution (not suggested) is turning off Automatic updates on Windows 10. Open Outlook Express and go to "Tools Accounts" and click on "Mail" Tab.
It makes it easier to include it in any backup, file and settings transfer and such.
We are waiting windows 10 first updates so we can work with a more stabe win 10 version.Outlook is a mail client which helps you pull the emails from web for multiple email services. After that, click on “Reset all zones to default level” g. Outlook is complicated under the hood and the performance depends on the Internet connections, add-ons, security software, system performance etc. Now, navigate to the Advanced tab and then click on the ‘Reset’ button. Then, check the box “Delete personal settings” and then click on Reset button. Actually as I posted before you won't lose everything, only the address book, account settings and message rules.Also the drag&drop of a file to be attached in a new message window doesn't work anymore in Windows 10 (maybe it's related to that Send-to function). Open your identities folder, identities folders are forders named somethidg like The path of these folders is "C:\Users\YOUR USER NAME\App Data\Local\Identities\" .Also you can import previously exported ".iaf" account settings file.For any other question please contact us at [email protected] as I posted before you won't lose everything, only the address book, account settings and message rules.Outlook errors can be identified to be an installation/system issue or an Outlook component easily. There should be a Run dialog box to put the command “Outlook /safe” (without quotes) and press Enter key. You would be able to view the Run dialog box where you can enter the command “inetcpl.cpl” (without quotes) and hit Enter key. Now, on the Internet Options pop up, click on the Delete button and select everything. After the junk settings are cleared, navigate to the security tab. To fix the Outlook, we will have to fix the components as well as optimize the performance of the computer. Now, Outlook should pop open, if the issue is not related to external errors. This section, however, provides information about features and configuration methods in Outlook Express 6 that can reduce the inherent risks associated with sending and receiving e-mail messages.For more information about Outlook Express, see the following resources: Benefits and Purposes of Outlook Express 6New Security-Related Features in Outlook Express 6Overview: Using Outlook Express 6 in a Managed Environment Removing Visible Entry Points to Outlook Express During or After Deployment Procedures for Working with Outlook Express 6Related Links Outlook Express 6 is designed to make it easy to send or receive e-mail messages and to browse or participate in newsgroups.