Summary

This article describes the Microsoft Outlook 2010 issues that are fixed in the hotfix package that is dated April 26, 2011.

INTRODUCTION

Issues that this hotfix package fixes

  • Microsoft Outlook 2010 does not return search results when you search for email messages from a sender whose display name contains a (~) character.

  • When you use an IMAP account to log on to Outlook 2010, the envelope icon does not show in the notification area. Additionally, no sound is played when you receive an email message.

  • You cannot rename shortcuts for shared calendars in Outlook 2010.

  • Consider the following scenario. You use a view control to view a calendar through your browser on a computer. The computer is running Outlook 2010. You click on calendar items. In this situation, the view control does not respond.

  • Consider the following scenario:

    • You log on to a MAPI profile in Outlook 2010.

    • You configure the default message delivery location as a personal folder (.pst) file.

    • You click the Repair command in Account Settings.


    In this scenario, the default message delivery location unexpectedly changes back to Exchange Server.

  • A Calendar public folder takes more than 10 seconds to display in Outlook 2010.

  • Consider the following scenario:

    • You add a large .pst file into Outlook 2010.

    • You create a search folder whose scope includes the .pst file.

    • You change the criteria of the search folder.


    In this scenario, you receive the following error message:

    The operation failed because of a registry or installation problem. Restart Outlook and try again. If the problem persists, reinstall.

  • Assume that you create a recurring meeting that has an exception in Outlook 2010. When you view the exceptional instance in the calendar, even if the recurring meeting is not updated, you receive the following warning information:

    The contents of this appointment have been updated. Open this appointment to see the updated text.

  • The 64-bit version of Outlook 2010 crashes when you try to save a rule for automatic replies.


Resolution

Hotfix information

A supported hotfix is available from Microsoft. However, this hotfix is intended to correct only the problem that is described in this article. Apply this hotfix only to systems that are experiencing the problem described in this article. This hotfix might receive additional testing. Therefore, if you are not severely affected by this problem, we recommend that you wait for the next software update that contains this hotfix.

If the hotfix is available for download, there is a "Hotfix download available" section at the top of this Knowledge Base article. If this section does not appear, contact Microsoft Customer Service and Support to obtain the hotfix.

Note If additional issues occur or if any troubleshooting is required, you might have to create a separate service request. The usual support costs will apply to additional support questions and issues that do not qualify for this specific hotfix. For a complete list of Microsoft Customer Service and Support telephone numbers or to create a separate service request, visit the following Microsoft website:

http://support.microsoft.com/contactus/?ws=supportNote The "Hotfix download available" form displays the languages for which the hotfix is available. If you do not see your language, it is because a hotfix is not available for that language.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for installing this hotfix.

Restart requirement

You do not have to restart the computer after you apply this hotfix.

Hotfix replacement information

This hotfix does not replace a previously released hotfix.

Registry information

To use the hotfix in this package, you do not have to make any changes to the registry.

File information

This hotfix may not contain all the files that you must have to fully update a product to the latest build. This hotfix contains only the files that you must have to resolve the issue that is listed in this article.

The English version of this hotfix package uses a Microsoft Windows Installer package to install the hotfix package. The dates and the times for these files are listed in Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) in the following table. When you view the file information, the date is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time item in Control Panel.

x86

Download information

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Outlook2010-kb2516474-fullfile-x86-glb.exe

14.0.5138.5000

14,750,576

18-Mar-11

5:56


Microsoft Windows Installer .msp file information

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Outlook-x-none.msp

Not Applicable

16,263,168

17-Mar-11

18:21


After the hotfix is installed, the global version of this hotfix has the file attributes, or a later version of the file attributes, that are listed in the following table:

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Emsmdb32.dll

14.0.5138.5000

1,607,608

16-Mar-11

15:32

Exsec32.dll

14.0.5136.5000

330,064

3-Feb-11

8:51

Mimedir.dll

14.0.5126.5000

358,240

14-Sep-10

1:11

Mspst32.dll

14.0.5137.5000

1,232,816

4-Mar-11

14:08

Olmapi32.dll

14.0.5138.5000

3,244,928

16-Mar-11

15:32

Omsmain.dll

14.0.5120.5000

724,352

21-Jul-10

23:17

Omsxp32.dll

14.0.5130.5000

234,384

18-Nov-10

14:08

Outlmime.dll

14.0.5136.5000

523,656

3-Feb-11

8:51

Outlook.exe

14.0.5138.5000

15,922,016

16-Mar-11

15:32

Outlrpc.dll

14.0.5133.5000

43,352

15-Dec-10

8:10

Outlvbs.dll

14.0.5126.5000

55,664

14-Sep-10

1:11

Scanpst.exe

14.0.5132.5000

39,328

8-Dec-10

1:54

Scnpst32.dll

14.0.5132.5000

331,688

8-Dec-10

1:54

Scnpst64.dll

14.0.5132.5000

342,448

8-Dec-10

1:54


x64

Download information

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Outlook2010-kb2516474-fullfile-x64-glb.exe

14.0.5138.5000

17,647,912

18-Mar-11

4:23


Microsoft Windows Installer .msp file information

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Outlook-x-none.msp

Not Applicable

19,021,312

17-Mar-11

18:52


After the hotfix is installed, the global version of this hotfix has the file attributes, or a later version of the file attributes, that are listed in the following table:

File name

File version

File size

Date

Time

Emsmdb32.dll

14.0.5138.5000

2,187,704

16-Mar-11

15:58

Exsec32.dll

14.0.5136.5000

474,960

3-Feb-11

9:17

Mimedir.dll

14.0.5126.5000

542,560

14-Sep-10

1:12

Mspst32.dll

14.0.5137.5000

1,670,064

4-Mar-11

14:34

Olmapi32.dll

14.0.5138.5000

4,567,936

16-Mar-11

15:58

Omsmain.dll

14.0.5120.5000

1,104,256

21-Jul-10

23:16

Omsxp32.dll

14.0.5130.5000

368,016

18-Nov-10

14:08

Outlmime.dll

14.0.5136.5000

721,288

2-Feb-11

14:24

Outlook.exe

14.0.5138.5000

24,562,528

16-Mar-11

15:58

Outlrpc.dll

14.0.5133.5000

58,712

15-Dec-10

8:34

Outlvbs.dll

14.0.5126.5000

71,536

14-Sep-10

1:12

Scanpst.exe

14.0.5132.5000

47,008

8-Dec-10

2:22

Scnpst32.dll

14.0.5132.5000

445,352

8-Dec-10

2:22

Scnpst64.dll

14.0.5132.5000

442,800

8-Dec-10

2:22


References

For more information about software update terminology, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

824684 Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates

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