Unable to display the folder (have I lost my mail?)
I've just transferred all my mail from my mac via IMAP, and rather
laboriously set up all my rules to get all my mailing lists in separate
Outlook has just decided that it can't display the two biggest folders
because e:\documents and settings\administrator\local settings
\application data\microsoft\outlook\outlook.pst is in use and cannot be
accessed. The file does not exist.
I assume my mail is gone and I have to go and throw it at the IMAP
server again, but could anyone tell me why this has happened and how to
stop it from happening again?
Is this all on a Mac?...Outlook error..unable to display the folder..MAPI unable to load p
I have been using my Dell Axim for over a month with a new HP desktop just
fine..until I installed Streets and Trips 2004 and it overwrote the Outlook
2002 that came with the Dell with Outlook 2003. Now I get the registry error
every time Outlook opens or I try to sync the Pocket PC. I removed all the
Outlook, Activesync, Streets and Trips programs I could find with Control
Panel. I then re-installed the Outlook and Active sync that worked from the
PDA software CD. I still get the registry error, and can't sync. I tried
the regedit ideas from the Knowledge Base and did what I t...error "unable to display the folder"
I have used Outlook for a couple of years in a single PC
environment. Now I get "unable to display the folder"
when I try to access my inbox. All other folders are
fine. I have looked at microsoft for help but do not find
Thanks - Bill Cormier
With Outlook closed go to Start > Run > type "Outlook /cleanviews" without
the quotes, note this switch will wipe out all View Customisation
"wgc" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> I have used Outlook for a couple of years in...Unable to display the folder...
I have been Using Outlook 2002 and have never recieved
this error mesage before. I am connecting to an Exchange
5.5 Mail Server. During the same time this message came
up Outlook failed to load some menu items and
toolbars/buttons. I can do an advanced find and it shows
all my read and unread mail but still my indox folder is
unable to display my emails. I do not use the preview
pane. Any help will be greatly appreciated.
May be a "corrupt" inbox folder.
Look on Sue Mosher's Slipstick site for Ffolder Utility:
Ffolder Utility: Utility to rename or delete ..."Unable to display the folder. Microsoft Outlook could not access the specified folder location."
User's computer is on domain, and running exchange. Have setup the user on
several different computers and has the same problem on all.
When we setup the user's Outlook and go to the Outlook Today screen. Under
the Calendar & Tasks Sections, you may go and open any item under it.
Then you can add an item under the messages section, such as inbox. When
you click on the inbox or any other item the Messages column, you get a gray
screen with the message:
"Unable to display the folder. Microsoft Outlook could not access the
specified folder location."
Thi...Unable to display the folder.
Unable to display the folder. Microsoft OUtlook could not access the
specified folder location. The requested information store could not be
found in the active profile.
This is the error I get. How can i fix it?
...Unable to Display the Folder
I've had an interesting an perplexing problem and was
wondering if anyone could assist. I've googled plenty and
gone through the knowledge base, no answers.
On Win2kPro box had office 2k running with outlook 2k
connected to exchange 5.5 sp4 server. Everything OK.
Upgraded to Office XP Pro and now for some reason my
deleted items folder when clicking on the item under
folder list view shows on the right hand side, "unable to
display the folder".
Using another machine with outlook 2k, I log in as myself
and open my mailbox and can see the deleted items fine.
The pe...Error: Unable to display the folder. The Inbox folder cannot be found.
Running Exchange 2003 and Outlook 2003/2007. Some of our secretarial users
are tasked to look into their bosses Inbox, Contacts and Tasks. They do
this by way of clicking File > Open > Other Users Folder. Sometimes ths
works and sometimes it doesn't. When it doesn't work they get the error:
"Unable to display the folder. The Inbox folder cannot be found". I've
determined that this is not a rights issue as all concerned users do have
the proper rights to their bosses mailbox of "Full Control" and "Read".
Even when I try it against th...ERROR: UNABLE TO DISPLAY THE FOLDER (INBOX ONLY)
Hi, can anyone please help? We are running Outlook 2000
and I have a user who's inbox cannot be displayed. All
other folders i.e. Calendar, Contacts, Sent etc. folders
can be viewed except for the Inbox. She has new messages
in her inbox as displayed in the folder list, yet the
error that is displayed when you click on the Inbox
is: "Unable to display the folder"
A bit of a long winded one, I know, but any advice would
Exchange mailbox or pst-file? Can you view the folder in Outlook safe mode?
Roady [MVP] www.sparnaaij.net
Microsoft Office and Mi...Unable to display the folder...
I just notice that I cannot access my folders on Outlook Public folder when
created a shortcut on my Outlook Today, it just give me this error:
Unable to display the folder. Microsoft Office Outlook could not access the
specified folder location
But when I will directly check the path, it is accesible. I am using MS
Office Outlook 2003 SP2 on Windows XP Pro SP2 thru MS Exchange 2000.
I am suddenly having the same problem. If you find a solution, could you
please post it or, better yet, send it to me.
"M P" wrote:
> I just notice that I...Unable to display the folder
"Unable to display the folder" error message when you use
Outlook to access your mailbox in Exchange.
Several of our 50+ users cannot open their Inbox, Sent
Items or Deleted Items folders in Outlook 2002 running on
Exchange 5.5 / NT4. All other users are fine. Their sub-
folders under Inbox are fine, and they can send & receive
Can anyone suggest how to fix this??
...Unable to display the folder. #3
i am sending mail throw MAPI from my VB application. after sending the
mail somtimes outlook 2003 get hanged with the following msg.
Unable to display the folder. Microsoft office outlook could not access
the specified folder location another application closed unexpectedly
while using your personal folders file �i:\mailbox.pst�. to prevent
protential damage to your personal folders file, it will not be
available until you close all applications currently using it.
any one can help me plz.
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...Unable to display the folder. The inbox folder could not be found
I'm new to Exchange. I'm setting up a very small exchange system at home
(MSDN), in order to learn a little about it before making the decision to
move to it in the office or not.
My home server is acting as both a PDC and Exchange Server. All appears to
be fine, and I can access my exchange account, while my other half can
access her exchange account.
However, although I've given myself access to my other-half's inbox
(sharing, given my user "Publishing Editor" access to her inbox), when I
attempt to open her inbox from Outlook, I receive the message "Unable...Outlook 2003: Unable to display the folder
I have Outlook 2003 SP1 (using Exchange). When I click to the Public Folders
i get the message: "Unable to display the folder. Microsoft Office Outlook
could not access the specified folder location. The operation failed.". Is
this a bug ... ? Any hotfix...?
...Outlook "unable to display the folder....."
Hi...BIG problem... I get the following error message: "Unable to display
the folder. Another application closed unexpectedly while using your
Personal Folders file
To prevent potential damage to your personal folders file, it will not be
available until you close all applications currently using it"
HELP HELP HELP!!!!!
Tried restarting your computer already?
Which version of Outlook are you using?
Which applications do you have installed which integrate with Outlook..."unable to display the folder
for the file xxxxxxxx pst is not valid"
I changed where the users save their files on the NT
Server and now a users personal made folders aren't
pointing to the correct place. Can someone tell me where
to type the path name into so I can point these to the
correct place. It's totally grayed out on the right side
of the window with that error message when I have a folder
chosen. Archive was simple, but there is no place for the
others to be corrected on the drop down menus that I can
find. One other thing is that these folders I am speaking
of are imported folders and..."Unable to display the folder ..." HELP PLEASE!!
I moved certain folders from Outlook 2002 by dragging the
folders into a subfolder within "My Document" folder.
Each of the folders moved in this manner contain numerous
important emails. Now when I double click the moved
folder which resides no longer in Outlook, but in My
Documents, I get this error:
Unable to display the folder. Microsoft Office Outlook
could not access the specified folder location. Could not
open the item. Try again.
How do I get to the contents of these folders now?
Did you move the folders from the Folder List or did you just ...Unable to display the folder error.
I get the following message when using Outlook. If I
close Outlook then reopen it, it will work until I switch
icons (calendar to contacts).
"Unable to display the folder. Microsoft Outlook could not
access the specified folder location. An error occurred
that prevented the file M:\Outlook\cij.pst from being
saved. Close and then restart all mail-enabled
Can anyone help me with this problem?
...Unable to display the folder #7
Attempting to move email (folders & inbox) from outlook 2002 on an older PC to
outlook 2003 on my new PC. I sent folders and inbox as attachments to my own
email address and grabbed the email with my new PC. When I open the new mail
on my new PC I get the following message "Unable to display the folder.
Microsoft Office Outlook could not access the specified folder location.
Could not open the item. Try again." I got the message while attempting to
open the attachments that contained the folders however I was able to open
the attachments that had my inbox messages. Lookin...Unable to display the folder #6
We have public folder here and share information. We can
browse to any folders if we navigate it from public
fodler>... ba ba ba >.. ... We try to setup outlook
today, and create a shortcut to some folders. However,
most of them works, just a few do not. The fodler is
exist and workign properly if we do not use the shortcut.
Even set that specific folder as a favourite works. Just
can't wotk with outlook today.
Once I click the short cut to that fodler form outlook
today, it will say "
Unable to display the folder. Microsoft office outlook
could not access t...Unable to display the folder #5
I'm running Outlook 2003 and Exchange server 2003. When
trying yo display some search folders and the deleted
items folder I get the message "Unable to display the
folder. Could not complete the oertation. One or more
parameter values are not not valid.". This happens only
when I have configure my account to ues Cached Exchange
Any suggestion on how to solve this problem?
...Unable to Display the Folder #4
When trying to open the inbox the right pane is all gray
with the words "unable to display the folder". Please
What version of Outlook? Are you clicking on the Inbox folder in the Folder
List, or are you clicking on a shortcut to the Inbox folder?
MVP - Outlook
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Julie Mealy wrote:
> When trying to open the inbox the right pane is all gray
> with the words "u...Unable to display the folder #3
I am not sure what I did, but when I click on my sent
item I see an error showing "unable to display the item"
but my in box is ok.
...Unable to display the folder. #2
I can't open my email. My inbox displays the following
Unable to display the folder. Microsoft Office Outlook
could not access the specified folder location. Item could
not be found.
I am Running Outlook 2003 on Windows 2000.
Jackie <email@example.com> wrote:
> I can't open my email. My inbox displays the following
> Unable to display the folder. Microsoft Office Outlook
> could not access the specified folder location. Item could
> not be found.
> I am Running Outlook 2003 on Windows 2000.
Som...Unable to display the folder #2
I'm currently using Outlook 2002 with Time Warner Road
Runner. Today when I tried to access my Inbox I received
the following message: "Unable to display the folder". I
can open the other folders, but not this one. Any
Try opening Outlook one time with the /resetfolders switch.
Milly Staples [MVP - Outlook]
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