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Old 12-11-2003, 09:56 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I have problems with Outlook Express. everytime i check for messages with outlook express 6.0, it send an error message "Msimn" invalid operation DIRECTDB.DLL, something like that . and i can not view my mail. Would anybody help me? i double checked for viruses and i have none.
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hmmm. some sorta problem here eh? did you try uninstalling it and reinstalling it? just to check. If not try searching on the net for that file and putting it where it should go
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Old 12-11-2003, 11:33 PM   #3 (permalink)
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I agree, you should try uninstalling Express and then reinstalling. Make sure that you are disabling any Anti-Virus software when you uninstall and reinstall.
What OS are you using?
I don't think that the file is missing. With most OS types, this particular dll, if missing, will get recreated. The fact that you are getting an invalid operation message steers me in the direction of a file associated with this driver is missing, which a reinstall will fix or a registry setting for Outlook Express.

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