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Windows 10 update Restore tool
#71
Link below is for restore tool:
http://runasxp.com/downloadfiles/oe_restore.exe

Link below is for installing outlook express (last version):
https://runasxp.com/downloadfiles/oex221...ersion.exe

Please make sure the you have downloaded last version above and restry (restore tool or reinstalling)
If you still have issues, please let me know the exact errors that you get
Rafael
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#72
Thank you.  And, I have saved this info to another email program so I can find it.
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#73
So made sure that my windows 10 updates were turned off but today, during lunch, I go back to my laptop and discovered it had rebooted itself due to a windows update!  I lost some work and rechecked but sure enough updates were turned off!  I did some research and found this comment from someone:

Turning off Windows updates works only temporarily, as Windows Update has a watchguard that can restart update service."

So how do I know if updates are truly disabled even though the screen says that it is?

The good thing is that whatever it did it did not mess with Outlook Express as I am still able to open the program.  But I am worried about the next time.
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#74
thanks for the info.
Actually windows update is a service. So if you open services (type services.msc on search bar) , you will see a service called "windows update".
You can disable that service to prevent updates and check if it is still disabled regularly.
Rafael
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#75
yes it said disabled which is why I am confused.  When I checked to see what it downloaded the history was blank yet the laptop did reboot.
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#76
Hi, after a Win 10 update I had to reinstall Oexpress again. It worked fine, but after the next restart the following day,it doesn´t run any more.
I got the message "MAPI support could not be enabled because MAPISTUB.DLL could not be found" an a Run-time error 53 as well. The send/receive icon remains in grey.
I tried to uninstall and reinstall it several times without success and eventually got the message I was run out of the 10 reinstall options. I made a new donation and got 10 new attempts, but again without success.
I looks like it can´t be unistalled completely since there are still many files in the outlook Express folder.  
Thanks for your help
Chucho
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#77
Chucho
have you tried to reinstall and close your antivirus during installation?
some times antivirus may block installation
Rafael
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#78
The last reinstalation worked.
I finished setting up a second account and finally it´s running.
Thank you!
Chucho
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#79
Thanks so much, Raphael, for all you do on this project.
after losing my O E once again, after a major Windows 10 Upgrade,
I can't believe how easily I was able to restore EVERYTHING (as far as
I can tell), using your RESTORE.EXE .  And I didn't even remember
to shut off my virus detection or Malwarebytes! Everything went
smack smooth the very first time.

In appreciation, I've just sent you another $20 USD.
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#80
Rayosun, thaks for your support!
Rafael
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