Also, check for and Install Office updates following steps below. I deleted my second accound and outlook starts up fine. You can kill the task remotely or just close the load screen window. In that very long 21 years of being loyal far beyond reason I have finally given up. Something that you're not already using as the virus already got past it.
After that Outlook starts rapidly. This issue can be seen in different versions of Windows. Fix It — 8 In Windows 8 and 7, there are some services which can interfere with the proper functioning of Outlook 2013 and 2016. WindowsInstructed has been founded as a Windows solutions website for the most common Windows issues that users are experiencing while using their system. I upgraded from Office 13 to 16 this morning, and Outlook will not run. The Office updates are unpredictable, completely untethered from any day of the week, and we are given no warning when they are going to be installed. After that Outlook opened immediately and would close and reopen perfectly.
Errors in Office files are repaired automatically. And if you think that your. Most common issue with Outlook is that it hangs on the loading profile. Please comment and share about this post. The solution this time, however, was not at all obvious. Is it a Microsoft Exchange Server account? The first suggestion deleting the default Outlook mail profile fixed the issue in my particular case.
So I can't say for sure if just deleting the profile from Control Panel will work. For various reasons, it may happen that Outlook hangs on loading your profile and it stops responding freezing. It occurred to me that if it was stuck on loading a profile, I thought I would just delete all the profiles and start over. But upon running 2nd command, it would take a while before Outlook may open successfully. If you uninstall Office completely, restart, and reinstall Office, it should come to life with the same settings for the mail accounts, with nothing lost. A large archive folder might cause it to take longer to load as well.
Step 6: Create a new user profile Your profile stores a variety of settings that control how Outlook looks and feels. Right click on it and select End Task. At some point an update is installed. Beware that the slowdown may come back. If Outlook starts fine in safe mode, you need to check if there is a conflict with a 3rd party program see above.
Something that strangely does work is renaming outlook. So, try to run either of the following commands in Run command box: outlook. This file is located in different locations for different versions of Microsoft Outlook. Follow the steps disable the add-ins: 1. It hangs for about 45 minutes before telling me that it can't find the exchange server. I thought I was the only one having the problem.
Because I find it strange that after this Outlook works normally for a few times or longer. Is this a windows 10 or 7 system? Fix It — 3 Another solution is to. Can anyone explain why this works and how to fix the issue without changing the name of the executable? Failing the above adding a new windows profile would be the next option, it would mean adding your email profile and setting it up again. Close Outlook, then restart it normally. Were you able to solve your slow Outlook Loading Profile problems using these tips? If you don't choose an option on that dialog box, Outlook won't let you do anything else. Should I do new profile every morning? So I am going to see if there is anything else they all have in common. I know I am old.
Or does Outlook hang, freeze, or stop working when you're opening a file or sending an email message? If Outlook isn't working on a large or long process, move on to the next step. You may refer to the following article on for instructions on how to create a new Outlook profile. Could you please tell us what methods you have tried so far then our community members can help you better? Click on Start to scan. Mail Microsoft Outlook 2016 3. I once had a client with this issue. The fix for this kind of problem is the same in 32 or 64 bit.
Does anybody know what Outlook. We hope this tutorial helped you if you need more help then feel free to visit our forums. This sometimes mostly solves the problem. Creating a new Outlook profile. We have done all of the usual; repairs, remove all anti-virus software, recreate profiles, run in safe mode, run as admin and disable all add-ins, disable hardware acceleration graphics. Do the following: once you generated app password in your gmail account. If anyone has any ideas please let me know! Note: The Repair option isn't available if you're using Outlook 2016 to connect to an Exchange account.
It worked well: using, closing and opening again was fine. This is the most common reason why the outlook gets stuck at the loading profile. We recommend setting Windows Update to automatically download and install recommended updates. I used Process Monitor to see what Outlook was actually doing in my case when it is stuck on loading the profile. To change the default name or location of this backup file, in the Enter name of backup file box, enter a new name, or click Browse to select the file you want to use. The Inbox Repair Tool can resolve issues by scanning your Outlook data files and repairing errors. I deleted that as well when I was trying a bunch of things.