Outlook Express could not be started because MSOE.DLL could not be initialized. Outlook Express may not be installed correctly.

Original title: Error Message on my outlook express cannot open

When I try to open outlook express I get the following two messages.  Outlook express could not be started.  The application was unable to pen the outlook express message store.  Your computer may be out of memory or your disk is full..I cleaned the disk and I still get this message.  I also get another message that say Outlook express could not be started because MSOE.dll  Outlook may not be installed properly.

 

pleae help

 

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Last updated April 7, 2018 Views 7,304 Applies to:
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Hi abouttopopavain,

 

I would suggest you to try the steps mentioned in the link given below that will address your issue.

 

OLEXP: You receive an error message or are unable to start Outlook Express

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/245419

 

Hope this information is helpful and let me know if you need any further assistance.

Mouneshwar R – Microsoft Support

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Is MS Outlook or Office also installed?

If yes, see this.

See the reference by PA Bear in this thread
http://social.answers.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/xpnetwork/thread/a8c8cf17-d792-481e-bcca-13b03852a995

If Outlook is not installed:

When OE crashes or won't start
http://www.insideoe.com/problems/errors.htm#crash 


Bruce Hagen
MS-MVP Oct. 1, 2004 ~ Sept. 30, 2010
Imperial Beach, CA
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