Article ID: 981579 - View products that this article applies to.
After Microsoft Office Outlook 2007 is running for a long time, Outlook 2007 stops updating the screen correctly. For example, you may experience any of the symptoms described underneath:
This issue occurs because a leak occurs in Graphics Device Interface (GDI) objects when you run a VBS script or add-in application in Outlook that accesses an Outlook.mailItem.GetInspector.WordEditor Property. The number of GDI objects increase without being released correctly.
To resolve this problem, apply the following hotfix package
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/981735/ )Description of the Office Outlook 2007 hotfix package (mso-x-none.msp, outlook-x-none.msp): April 27, 2010
For more information about the MailItem.GetInspector Property, visit the following Microsoft website:
For more information about the Inspector.WordEditor Property, visit the following Microsoft website:
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.