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Error: Outlook 2003: The operation failed due to an installation problem

If outlook 2003 wotn start and you get “The operation failed due to an installation problem” you need to do this:

1. Open Regedit
2. Backup your registry
3. Navigate to: HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftOffice11.0Outlook
4. Right click on the Outlook folder and create a new DWORD. Set it’s value to Decimal (1).

Outlook should now start without issue.

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