Outlook for Mac 2011 Won't Start

Outlook for Mac 2011 suddenly stopped working on my Mac Pro desktop running OS X 10.6.8. Office for Mac 2011 is current with the latest updates (v14.1.2). When I double-click on the app in the applications folder or single click on the Outlook icon in the Dock, the app just seems to start and then stops. Would appreciate any advice on correcting the problem. Thanks
 

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Last updated June 6, 2019 Views 64,600 Applies to:
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Press Alt when clicking on the Outlook 2011 (mac) icon and then the Microsoft Database will launch. Click on "Rebuild Main Identity". That should do the trick. 
I have done that a few times. I just wish MS would fix this.

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Problem solved.

In the FWIW column...

Thanks to Chris Glover's helpful book, "Office 2011 for Macintosh, the missing manual," I was able to find the Microsoft Database Utility in the Microsoft Office 2001 folder in the Applications folder.

The utility let me rebuild the Main Identity database. After starting Outlook 2011 again and reentering my account information, all is well.

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