Microsoft KB Archive/249740
Article ID: 249740
Article Last Modified on 11/5/2003
- Microsoft Outlook 2000 Standard Edition
This article was previously published under Q249740
NOTE: The procedures in this article only apply if you have installed Outlook with the Corporate or Workgroup option. With this option, you can use Messaging Application Programming Interface (MAPI) services. To determine your installation type, click About Microsoft Outlook on the Help menu. If you have the Corporate or Workgroup installation, you see "Corporate or Workgroup".
If Outlook is configured with the Internet E-mail Service and is open when you run batch files or program setups that use InstallShield, the performance of the setup program or batch file is drastically decreased. InstallShield is published by InstallShield Software Corporation.
To resolve this problem, obtain Microsoft Office 2000 Service Release 1/1a (SR-1/SR-1a).
To obtain SR-1/SR-1a, click the article number below to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
245025 OFF2000: How to Obtain and Install Microsoft Office 2000 Service Release 1/1a (SR-1/SR-1a)
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article. This problem was corrected in Microsoft Office 2000 SR-1/SR-1a.
If you close Outlook during a setup that uses InstallShield, performance returns to normal.
The third-party products that are discussed in this article are manufactured by companies that are independent of Microsoft. Microsoft makes no warranty, implied or otherwise, regarding the performance or reliability of these products.
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