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Important This section, method, or task contains steps that tell you how to modify the registry. However, serious problems might occur if you modify the registry incorrectly. Therefore, make sure that you follow these steps carefully. For added protection, back up the registry before you modify it. Then, you can restore the registry if a problem occurs. For more information about how to back up and restore the registry, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
322756You can configure the PstDisableGrow registry entry to prevent Outlook 2003 from creating new items in a .pst file. To do this, follow these steps:
(https://support.microsoft.com/kb/322756/ )How to back up and restore the registry in Windows
After that, if you want to use MAPI applications to create new items in a .pst file when the PstDisableGrow registry entry is configured, apply hotfix package 953671.
To apply hotfix package 953671, follow these steps:
(http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=151500)for other considerations.