Microsoft Outlook: "Cannot start Microsoft Office Outlook. Cannot open the Outlook window" error
Microsoft Outlook users report several types of issues they face while using this email client. Most of these errors result from virus attack, file corruption, issues with the OS, hardware failure among others. one of the most common issues with Microsoft Outlook is the error message which pop up when you cannot start Microsoft Outlook application. An error message will pop up stating that:
“Cannot start Microsoft Office Outlook. Cannot open the Outlook window
Have you faced this same issue while starting Microsoft Outlook? If you are looking for the possible cause and solution to this problem, then here is what you need to know. Such errors may occur for various reasons; the most probable root cause of this problem include the configuration file profilename.xml (remember that the profile name the Outlook profile name) being corrupted. If this file gets corrupted, it shows the file size is only 0KB. Since this file contains Navigation Pane settings, this file when corrupted causes issues in starting up and throws this error message. In order to fix this “Cannot start Microsoft Office Outlook. Cannot open the Outlook window error with Microsoft Outlook, follow these steps stated below.
1. Click the ‘Start’ button, and then click on ‘All Programs’.
2. Click ‘Accessories’ and then click on ‘Run’.
3. Type ‘Outlook.exe(space)/resetnavpane’ in the search field and then click on ‘OK’.
Isn’t it easy to fix this “Cannot start Microsoft Office Outlook. Cannot open the Outlook window Microsoft Outlook error by following these steps? To help you try these steps easier, we brought this video wherein you can follow every step-by-step instruction given above.