Error Message When Opening Address Book in Microsoft® Outlook
Get to know more about error message that appear while opening Address Book in Microsoft Outlook
When you try to open the Address Book in Microsoft Outlook there are chances of errors. The error can be due to the many messages but it can be removed if you try to forward the message or compose a mail. The error may occur related to incorrect configuration of Outlook Express. If you incorrectly modify the registry values there is a chance that serious problems may occur that leave you unable to open the Address Book in Outlook Express. The Recovery toolbox for Address Book brings expertise of the most experienced and professional Address Book repair services to repair Windows Address Book files that cannot be opened from Outlook Express. Address Book files represent critical business data and it should be restored so that the data when required can be utilized.
Following are the causes and tips to fix the error message that appears while opening the Address Book in Outlook:
- Incorrect Registry Values
- Windows Address Book Sharing Contacts folder from a .pst File
- WAB File Damaged
Incorrect Registry Values
The incorrect registry values lead to error messages that appear while opening the address book in Outlook. This problem can be resolved by uninstalling Outlook Express, then removing the keys that are present in the registry and reinstalling Outlook Express. The first thing is to remove the installed software from Control Panel. For removing the registry keys you need the registry editor that will export the keys. After removing the keys with the help of registry editor you need to reinstall Outlook Express.
Windows Address Book Shares Contacts Folder from a .pst File
If Windows Address Book shares contacts folder from a pst file the opening of Outlook on the same computer will cause an error that will display the message that the location to which mail was being delivered has been changed. To resolve this problem you need to create a new pst file or find the old pst file location so that Outlook starts working properly. The Windows Address book link will then be re-established.
WAB File Damaged
There is a possibility that the Windows Address Book (WAB) file is damaged or is corrupted due to which you may be unable to open the address book in Outlook. For this you need to rename the existing file, that is the WAB file, and then restart Outlook Express. Restarting Outlook Express will create a new WAB file.
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