OL2000: The "Retrieve Headers" Download Is Systematic for All Messages

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With the French version of Outlook 2000 or with Outlook 2000 English plus the French Language Pack (LPK), when you use Remote Mail to download the headers, headers for all messages in Inbox on the server are downloaded locally instead of only the headers of new messages. You may end up with several headers for a same message.

NOTE: The U.S. version of Outlook 2000 does not exhibit this behavior.


To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Microsoft Office 2000. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
276367 OFF2000: How to Obtain the Latest Office 2000 Service Pack


Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article.


Article ID: 270045 - Last Review: October 21, 2013 - Revision: 4.4
  • Microsoft Outlook 2000 Standard Edition
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