Solve E-mail Messages Stuck in Outbox of Microsoft® Outlook 2007
When do e-mail messages get stuck in Outbox in Microsoft Outlook 2007 and how to solve the issue?
Microsoft Outlook 2007 is one of the mainly used e-mail client from Microsoft. Microsoft Outlook 2007 has got new user interface and features when you compare it with the previous versions of Microsoft Outlook. The system needs to satisfy some of the requirements for using Microsoft Outlook 2007. The memory needed is 256 MB and the processor used would be 500 MHz or the higher processor. The compatible Operating System would include Windows Server 2003 with SP1, Windows XP with SP2 and the later versions. You could search items instantly with keywords. The user could manage all the daily data and the information with great ease. Many new security features are integrated in this e-mail client. Sometimes, the message would get stuck in Outbox and you could solve this by adopting simple methods.
Below given points would discuss various reasons for e-mail messages getting stuck in Outbox in Microsoft Outlook 2007 and tips to solve:
- Check for work offline
- Solve damaged mail folders
- Check the message opened from Outbox
Check for work offline
If you are working offline that would cause the message stuck in Outbox. There would not be any remote connection. So, you need to check for such conditions. You need to click on the 'File' menu first. Then, click the 'Work Offline'. Then on the 'Tools' menu, point to the 'Send/Receive'. You need to then click the name of that account from which you wish to send the message.
Solve damaged mail folders
If the e-mail messages or the folders present in the Microsoft Outlook get damaged, that would also cause the message stuck in the Outbox in Microsoft Outlook 2007. You would firstly check for Outbox folder. If it is damaged, you need to create the new Outbox folder. You would firstly delete the Outbox folder. You have to search the hard drive for Outbox.dbx. Then, restart the Microsoft Outlook 2007. This might solve the issue.
The message stuck in the Outbox would occur if you have opened the message present in Outbox before it is sent. When you click send, Microsoft Outlook would move message to Outbox. In such situation, if you have opened the e-mail in outbox, the status of that message is changed. In order to send that message, you would firstly open that message and again click the 'Send' button. In the Outbox messages, the message appear in bold format. Next time when you connect to the server, that e-mail message would be delivered. Then, the message stuck in Outbox gets removed.
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