"There is a problem communicating with the Microsoft Dynamics CRM server..." when attempting to connect Microsoft Dynamics CRM for Outlook

Symptoms
You receive the following error when you attempt to connect to your Microsoft Dynamics CRM organization using Dynamics CRM for Outlook:

“There is a problem communicating with the Microsoft Dynamics CRM server.  The server might be unavailable. Try again later. If the problem persists, contact your system administrator.”


The details and log file will display the following error:

NativeError:6563 HResult 80004005 Message: The data type is not valid for the boolean operation. [ Data type (if known) = int,Data type (if known) = nvarchar ]|   
   at Microsoft.Crm.MapiStore.DataStore.WaitInitialized()
   at Microsoft.Crm.Application.Outlook.Config.OutlookConfigurator.InitializeMapiStoreForFirstTime()
...

Cause
Microsoft is aware of an issue that may cause this error to occur.
Resolution
Close the Microsoft Dynamics CRM for Outlook Configuration Wizard and attempt the configuration again. If you are still encountering issues connecting CRM for Outlook to your CRM Online organization, a diagnostic tool is available to help diagnose the issue:

CRM for Outlook Configuration Diagnostic
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Article ID: 3092369 - Last Review: 02/03/2016 19:33:00 - Revision: 2.0

Microsoft Dynamics CRM for Microsoft Office Outlook, Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2015

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