How to Repair Outlook Express After Crashed or Corrupted?

Outlook Express is a default email program for Windows XP family of operating systems. Outlook Express is an e-mail and news client which is included with Internet Explorer from versions 4.0 through version 6.0. Outlook Express is most widely used e-mail client because it is being served by the Microsoft for free with operating system or internet explorer. Microsoft outlook express is a default manager for window address book also.

Despite of heavy dependency and wider user base this software is not untouched by the possibilities of corruption in database as slight corruption if one of its dependents data file can left outlook express totally unusable or inoperable. In most cases frustrated and fearful users who feared for loss of data can move to some dirty data recovery companies who charge a lot for even a miss-configuration as user is not aware of the perfect configuration or might charged heavily for the recovery of data which is not relevant as data recovery perspective as main data remains intact and they just recover Folder.dbx file which contains all the hierarchy of the mails. It is not even required for Outlook express to work properly. So in this case what a user should do? How can you repair outlook express?

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 2. Import messages, address book and rules from Outlook Express to MS Outlook

Here in this article I will try to elaborate you some common problems related to outlook express and their solution so that you do not have be fearful in cases when outlook express is showing errors like these:

  1. “This program has performed an illegal operation and will be shut down. If the problem persists, contact the program vendor.”
  2. “MSIMN caused an invalid page fault in module Msoe.dll at address 0x800c015e.”
  3. “Outlook Express could not be started. It may not be installed correctly. Make sure that your disk is not full or that you are not out of memory. Contact Microsoft support for further assistance (0x800c012e)”.
  4. “Outlook Express could not be started because Msoe.dll could not be initialized. Outlook Express may not be installed correctly.”
  5. “Folder could not be displayed. Outlook express could not open this folder. Possible causes are: Low disk space or Low memory.”
  6. “Msimn caused an exception C0000006h in module Directdb.dll. The message could not be sent. There is not enough Disk space.”
  7. “Unknown error has occurred. Protocol: SMTP Port: 0 Secure: No [SSL] Error: 0x800c0131.”
  8. “MSIMN caused an invalid page fault in module Msoe.dll.”
  9. “Outlook Express could not be started because Msoe.dll could not be initialized. Outlook Express may not be installed correctly.”

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Well these are some errors which you can see over the time you work on Outlook Express. Some of those errors are trivial to solve and some are not so trivial and rest are impossible as data recovery will become inevitable on some cases. Instead of solving every problem individually I will tell you a list of steps which you can follow as an overall maintenance of Outlook Express. After this I will give you some tips-n-tricks to overcome or solve some of these errors. So the steps are shown below:

Clear your Temporary Internet Files. As Outlook uses Internet Explorer internally.
Compact Your Folders of Outlook Express. How?  Go to Tools > Options > Maintenance > Clean up Now > Compact. It’s easy. But make sure that you put your status offline so that no new message arrives during compaction as it will confuse Outlook Express.
Re-Register Microsoft Outlook. Start > Run > type “msimn /reg”.
Re-Register these necessary dlls.
Start > Run > type “cmd”

now type these lines but once at a time
regsvr32 msjava.dll   press ENTER
regsvr32 shdocvw.dll   press ENTER
regsvr32 browseui.dll   press ENTER
regsvr32 mshtml.dll   press ENTER
5.Delete Folder.dbx. If any serious errors occur does this as Folder.dbx maintain only tree structures of folders. Corrupt Folder.dbx will hang Outlook Express but absence of it will force Outlook Express to re-index all mails or messages.
6.Disable e-mail scan in anti-virus program.
7.Disable background compaction.
8.Took Back-Up Regularly.
9.Last but not least. Keep DBX repair software in advance just for emergency.

DBX file repair is a best tool to handle such situation and it can recover almost all mails from your DBX file. DBX repair is the best tool available in the market for the purpose of repairing DBX files.

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