Error launching Microsoft Outlook for the first time on a student laptop

First launch of MS Outlook on a student laptop results in an error


If when launching Outlook for the first time on a Stout-issued, student (eStout) laptop the student sees the following error:

"There was an error locating one of the items needed to complete this operation. It might have been deleted."

Error launching Outlook

Please locate the shortcut for Outlook again (either under All Apps or by clicking the Windows key Windows key on the keyboard and typing "Outlook") and right-click to select "Run as administrator" and continue the setup process

Run Outlook as Admin

This will only need to be done once to initiate the setup.




Keywords:email   Doc ID:66745
Owner:Sasha K.Group:UW Stout
Created:2016-09-07 13:42 CDTUpdated:2016-09-09 16:13 CDT
Sites:UW Stout
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