Welcome to troubleshooting performance issues in MS Outlook Series – Part 1
Have you face any one of the following issues with Outlook 2007 ?
Whether do you think,
|•||Outlook 2007 is slower than earlier versions of Microsoft Office Outlook ?|
|•||Outlook 2007 is slower than expected ?|
|•||Outlook 2007 is slower than expected when you access your mailbox ?|
|•||Outlook 2007 appears to be unresponsive ?|
|•||Outlook 2007 appears to stop responding for a long time ?|
Do you know, why do you face these issues?
It might be a performace issue with respect to Outlook 2007. The performance issues may be caused by one or more of the following:
|•||Minimal computer specifications|
|•||The latest service pack for Outlook 2007 not installed|
|•||Large Personal Folders files (.pst) or Offline Folder files (.ost)|
|•||Outlook .ost files or .pst files that are on a Solid State Drive (SSD)|
|•||Gadgets (This only applies to Windows Vista)|
|•||Microsoft Office Communicator integration|
|•||Antivirus software interaction|
|•||Windows Desktop Search indexing|
|•||Incomplete closure of .pst files or .ost files|
|•||POP3 accounts on Windows Vista clients|
|•||Many Really Simple Syndication (RSS) feeds|
Please find this wonderful article, which talks how to troubleshoot the performance issues in Outlook 2007.