Missing Outlook Express

Discussion in 'Windows Desktop Systems' started by wilensky, May 22, 2002.

  1. wilensky

    wilensky Guest

    Hi all. I use Outlook Express. However, I ran the Office XP update today, together with the Word update, and I've now lost OE. Can't find it anywhere on the 'puter. Outlook has appeared instead. Any ideas on how to restore OE?

    Thanks in advance for your help.

  2. xsivforce

    xsivforce Prodigal Son Folding Team

    Texas, USA
    Repair here. Might help.
  3. Dragon Eye

    Dragon Eye Guest

    is the folder c:\program files\outlook express there, if so is msimn.exe in there - if that is run it.

    If it doesn't run or isnt there, reinstall Internet Explorer, that will reinstall Outlook Express.
  4. Hipster Doofus

    Hipster Doofus Good grief Charlie Brown

    Melbourne Australia
    It should still be there so when you find it & have made another shortcut bring OE up. Then when it says do you want to make it the default application click yes. Outlook should not bother you from then on.
  5. wilensky

    wilensky Guest

    Thanks for the really quick responses. Dragon Eye's method worked just fine, and I'm back in business. What a great group. Thanks again.

  6. Dragon Eye

    Dragon Eye Guest

    np :)

    glad i could help