OL2000: Error Message "The custom form could not be opened. Outlook will use an Outlook form instead."
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Things to Try
When Printing a Meeting Request MessageOpen the message in Outlook before printing, or ignore the warning messageand the item will print anyway.
When Opening an Encrypted MessageIf you downgraded from Microsoft Internet Explorer version 5.0 to an earlier version, some necessary elements of Outlook Express may have been removed from your computer.
To correct this problem, follow these steps:
- Click Start, point to Settings, and click Control Panel.
- In Control Panel, click Add/Remove Programs.
- Click to select Microsoft Office 2000, and then click Add/Remove.
- When prompted, click Repair Office.
When Synchronizing a PalmPilotEither the appointment is corrupted, or there is a time conflict with a recurring appointment. Recreate the corrupted appointment or resolve the time conflict, and then try to complete the synchronization.
For additional information about causes, and a fix for this behavior, click the article number below to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
251415 Custom Form Produces Error Message and Does Not Load
Article ID: 223481 - Last Review: 11/02/2013 20:28:00 - Revision: 5.0
Microsoft Outlook 2000 Standard Edition
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