Outlook 2007 is very slow : How To Fix?


I am using Outlook 2007 for last 7 month but from some time I am getting Outlook 2007 is very slow to load, or start. It's an annoying issues to me. I have no idea how to resolve the issues? Help me with solution to fix Outlook 2007 is very slow issues!!


Outlook is the most used email client to send/receive emails. Additionally the very email application offers Calendar, Notes, easy way to manage contacts alike. In spite issues at different stage continues to bother Outlook users and once such very common of them is Outlook 2007 is very slow to respond. There are some various reasons like Outlook not updated, Internet connection issues and nevertheless pst file corruption. No matter what's the reasons but going through below mentioned step you can fix the issues.


       


Solution 1. Rename or delete outcmd.dat, views.dat, extend.dat, and frmcache.dat. Outlook will recreate these files when needed. Files at the following locations::-

utcmd.dat:

  • WinXP:- C:\Documents and Settings\%USERPROFILE%\Local Settings\Application Data\Microsoft\Outlook

Extend.dat:

  • Windows 7 and 8:- C:\Users\%localappdata%\Microsoft\Outlook
  • Windows XP: C:\Documents and Settings\%USERPROFILE%\Application Data\Microsoft\Outlook.

Frmcache.dat:

  • Windows 7 and 8:- C:\Users\%localappdata%\Microsoft\Forms
  • Windows XP: C:\Documents and Settings\%USERPROFILE%\Application Data\Microsoft\Outlook

Views.dat:

  • Windows 7 and 8:- C:\Users\%localappdata%\Microsoft\Outlook
  • Windows XP: C:\Documents and Settings\%USERPROFILE%\Application Data\Microsoft\Outlook

Hope the issues gets resolved, but if still Outlook 2007 is very slow then need to go through next solution:-


Solution 2. Create a new PST. Outlook 2007 PST is identical to the PST format that is essential new to Outlook 2003,Outlook 2007 writes additional data to the PST.


May going this step resolved the Outlook been slow performance issue but if again you are getting the same then might there is an issues with pst file, somehow it gets corrupted. Also, it may happens while proceeding through above step you can encounter pst corruption if any interruption occurred. If these the reasons need not to be disappointed as using PST Repair Software you can easily fix Outlook 2007 is very slow responding issues. The recommended tool is easy to use, safe, reliable and secure.