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OLEXP: MSIMN Is Still Running After You Quit Outlook Express
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This article was previously published under Q226313
For information about the differences between Microsoft Outlook Express and Microsoft Outlook e-mail clients, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/257824/EN-US/ )OL2000: Differences Between Outlook and Outlook Express
If you quit Outlook Express, and then press CTRL+ALT+DELETE to view the Close Program list, an instance of MSIMN (Outlook Express) may still be visible on the list of running programs. Also, if you start and then quit Outlook Express multiple times, the Close Program list may list multiple instances of MSIMN. For example, if you start and then quit Outlook Express 10 times, the Close Program list may list 10 instances of MSIMN.
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