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Windows 7: Outlook 2003 address book problem

25 Jul 2015   #1

windows 7 Home Premium 32 bit
Outlook 2003 address book problem

I know I'm running an outdated program. It's Office 2003 SP3. I use outlook for my email. Problem is:
When I click to open a new mail message, (I want to compose & send a new email) The window will open and I can compose the email with no problems. When I click on my address book I get an error msg from word that says "The messaging interface has returned an unknown error. If the problem persist, restart Outlook." I have restarted outlook, done a system restore and tried to reinstall SP3. I could not reinstall SP3 because it is already on my computer. I don't have an installation disk for Office 2003 any more or I would uninstall and reinstall the program.

I can copy & paste the address in the "send to" box and it works. I just can't get the address book to open.

Any help would be appreciated.

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25 Jul 2015   #2

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit sp1

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28 Jul 2015   #3

Windows 7 Home Premium 32bit

I'm having the same problem all of sudden with the same set up. I wonder if one of the recent Windows Updates is the culprit.
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05 Sep 2015   #4

Windows 7 Pro 64 bit
Outlook 2003

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Blezowd View Post
I'm having the same problem all of sudden with the same set up. I wonder if one of the recent Windows Updates is the culprit.
Did you ever solve the problem?:)
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