Outlook Performance Series : Outlook 2007 & Windows Vista error – .pst file could not be opened

Welcome to troubleshooting performance issues – MS Outlook Performance Series – Part 6  One of my customer reported that he is facing issue with Outlook 2007 & Windows Vista environment, as he can’t open the .pst files. He get the following error: <sample>.pst file could not be opened. The file may not be compatible with this version of Outlook or…


Outlook Performance Series: Outlook 2007, POP3 & Windows Vista Issue – TCP Scaling

Welcome to troubleshooting performance issues – MS Outlook Performance Series – Part 5 Recently I was working with one of my customer, we came across a strange issue. He has MS Outlook 2007 which was running on Windows Vista. He updated that it takes long time to download an e-mail message from a POP3 server in Microsoft Office Outlook 2007….


Outlook Performance Series: Outlook data file (.pst or .ost file) issues

Welcome to troubleshooting performance issues for MS Outlook 2007 Series – Part 4 If the .pst file or the .ost file shuts down incorrectly, you may receive one of the following error messages the next time that you start Outlook: • Error message 1:  Outlook cannot open the data file filename until it has been checked for problems. • Error…


Powershell : How to sort the mailboxes based on their size on ascending order ?

When we make use of Exchange Server 2007 SP1 & Windows Powershell, if we have a requirement to sort the mailboxes based on their size on the ascending order, then try this command: Get-MailboxStatistics -Server Servername | Sort-Object -Property TotalItemSize | Format-Table DisplayName,TotalItemSize

Outlook Performance Series : Performance tips for deploying Outlook 2007 ?

Welcome to troubleshooting performance issues for deploying MS Outlook 2007 Series – Part 3  In general, when we talk about Performance, we can’t ignore various basic parameters like cache mode/non-cache mode, .pst/.ost files, Windows desktop search, search options, indexing, with/without word as an editor, collection of resources, settings or Outlook 2007’s configuration part, etc. Please find this article, which provides a…

Outlook Performance Series : How to troubleshoot performance issues in Outlook 2007 with .pst or .ost files?

Welcome to troubleshooting performance issues in MS Outlook Series – Part 2 Do you face any one of the following issue, when you work with MS Outlook 2007? When you try to, read e-mail emessages ? move e-mail messages? delete e-mail messages? Do you face Microsoft Office Outlook 2007 momentarily stops responding?Do you know, these symptoms are…