Outlook Add-In doesn´t start anymore

If an Addin doesn´t load anymore, it´s most likely due to entries in the Registry.

Last modified: 2019/09/12 | Accessed: 21.947  | #53
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OLKeeper reliably prevents users from closing their Outlook window and thus possibly missing reminders or e-mails.

If you disable an Addin via Outlook´s Add-In dialog, or if you allow Outlook to disable it due to a supposed error, it happens sometimes that the Addin cannot be enabled anymore. This free tool cleans the Registry, which most likely solves the issue.

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Download the tool and double click the exe file. Enter the name of the Addin, then click Start.

If it´s a 32bit Addin on Windows 64bit, you´ll find the name of the Addin in the Registry here:

In all other cases you'll find it here:


Outlook Addins

tip The tool expects each name ends with '.connect', and it can only handle those Addins. So enter only the first part of the name without the dot.
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