- On the desktop of the computer that receives the error message, close all open windows.
- On your keyboard, hold the Windows key and tap the letter R.
- In the Run dialog box that opens, type “outlook.exe /resetnavpane” without the quotes.
- Click OK and the Outlook application will open. Note that some window pane placements may have to be reset.
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Thursday, March 10, 2011
Microsoft Outlook Won't Launch
This article will show you how to fix the error message “Cannot start Microsoft Office Outlook. Cannot Open the Outlook Window.” This issue seems to be caused by either an add-on or a navigation pane within the Outlook program being moved in to a position that is illegal within the Outlook program.