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Why are my folders disappearing? SOLVED. Cause - *outlook* is out of control, call them

I have recently begun getting pop-up messages in the lower right of my screen stating: "Current operation did not succeed..." It has happened when opening my mailboxes,… (read more)

I have recently begun getting pop-up messages in the lower right of my screen stating: "Current operation did not succeed..." It has happened when opening my mailboxes, my delete and my junk email. And sometimes concurrently all of my aliases and their folders will disappear leaving only my primary address. It will all mysteriously reappear but I don't know if it's something I have done to try to get it back or if it is just random.

Things were going fine for awhile. It seemed to have nothing to do with anything I did. Last night Thunderbird started demanding my password again and has rejected it. I didn't realize there was a syncing process. Now I can't get my mail on my iPad either. Tried to get a reset but can't get mail on either device. I have Thunderbird 38.3.0. Tried to start the syncing process. Password denied but when I asked for a reset I'm told the account already exists. Can't get email. Can't reset. Account exists but doesn't work. Very frustrated.

Asked by ImaPC67 4 years ago

Answered by Wayne Mery 4 years ago

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When using Firefox 54.0 64 bit, I get the following message in Outlook when attempting to go to a link on the email message: "This operation has been canceled

When using Firefox 54.0 64 bit, I get the following message in Outlook when attempting to go to a link on the email message: "This operation has been canceled due to rest… (read more)

When using Firefox 54.0 64 bit, I get the following message in Outlook when attempting to go to a link on the email message: "This operation has been canceled due to restrictions in effect on this computer. Please contact your system administrator." All works fine with 53.03 32 bit.

I am currently running Firefox 53.03 32 bit as I need to have the ability to click on links in my email.

Asked by dekoning 3 years ago

Last reply by bygabyga 3 years ago

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I can access inbox folder only in Outlook. All other folders keep loading.

About 3 weeks ago, I started having issues with accessing folders in Outlook live. I can get to my Inbox folder, but when I click on sub-folders, it just keeps loading. … (read more)

About 3 weeks ago, I started having issues with accessing folders in Outlook live. I can get to my Inbox folder, but when I click on sub-folders, it just keeps loading. On occasion, I am able to get in to one or more sub-folders randomly. I uninstalled/reinstalled Firefox, cleared cookies and cache, gone through folders and deleted as much as I could (on another browser, that will let me access those folders). Since I can access these folders via another browser, it appears to be a Firefox issue. Any help is appreciated.

Asked by Mozillaissues 1 year ago

Last reply by WestEnd 1 year ago

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why can't I see images in outlook emails when I use Firefox?

I use Outlook for emails - but when I am in Firefox I can't see embedded images in the emails. How do I fix this? (I can see the images when I use another browser like Sa… (read more)

I use Outlook for emails - but when I am in Firefox I can't see embedded images in the emails. How do I fix this? (I can see the images when I use another browser like Safari). thanks

Asked by LovetheEarth 1 year ago

Last reply by Shadow110 1 year ago

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Outlook.com email and ALT + Z problem (polish special character)

Hello, I've been using FF and Outlook.com email service for many years without any problems. However something strange happened recently - after some update, I guess. It… (read more)

Hello,

I've been using FF and Outlook.com email service for many years without any problems. However something strange happened recently - after some update, I guess.

It is not possible to write one polish special character during composing an email - letter ż . To input such character polish users have keyboard settings which allow to press 'ALT + z'. And since a few weeks ALT+z acts like CTRL+z , which results deleting last letter (undo last action), instead of typing letter ż.

Some investigations: - This problem occurs only in an email body textbox. In a subject field it is ok. - Tried to disable all add-ons - does not help. - Tested in other browsers - the problem does not exist in Chrome or IE.

Is this some Firefox bug? If there are some polish users of FF and Microsoft's email service - could you please check if you face the same problem?

Thanks in advance for help.

Asked by sparky2099 1 year ago

Last reply by sparky2099 1 year ago

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Version 62 wont let my outlook365 email load it stalls and acts strange

before the update to 62 outlook365 worked fine. I have a work account and it tries to loads but stalls halfway through and won't load. Works ok on th E browser and as the… (read more)

before the update to 62 outlook365 worked fine. I have a work account and it tries to loads but stalls halfway through and won't load. Works ok on th E browser and as the outlook app. Worked on firefox until the sept. 6 update. I don't know how to fix it.

Asked by HARTFORDGUY4444 1 year ago

Last reply by FFus3r 1 year ago

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Updated to Firefox 62.0 and now some internet links in Windows 10 Outlook emails don't load with a this operation has been canceled by restrictions on this comp

Mozilla Firefox is my browser, Windows 10 my operation system, and Microsoft Outlook 2010 does my email - I recently updated Firefox to 62.0. Now when I receive an email … (read more)

Mozilla Firefox is my browser, Windows 10 my operation system, and Microsoft Outlook 2010 does my email - I recently updated Firefox to 62.0. Now when I receive an email sometimes the links to web pages in the email will not load even though I have always been able to access these "vendors" and friends links in the past. The message I get is “This operation has been canceled due to the restriction in effect on this computer." Please contact you system administrator.” - this is a personal computer and I am the only person using it and I am the system administrator (I think).

I am not a computer person, I am a elderly person using this computer for communications and online accounting. Help please.

Asked by ttom 1 year ago

Last reply by the-edmeister 1 year ago

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I can not access my outlook inbox from Firefox. I can sign-in, but clicking to open inbox I get the below erro message. I have no such problem with using Chrome

-( Something went wrong We can't get that information right now. Please try again later. cId: A817EF4FCB3544EDA5DFAD0C47E1297F app: Mail st: 500 reqid: undefined wsver: … (read more)

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Something went wrong We can't get that information right now. Please try again later. cId: A817EF4FCB3544EDA5DFAD0C47E1297F app: Mail st: 500 reqid: undefined wsver: undefined efe: undefined ebe: undefined et: ScriptLoadError esrc: Script err: ScriptLoadError: Failed to load script: https://owamail.azureedge.net/owamail/20180910.04/scripts/owa.mail.js estack: undefined

Asked by H.Farzam 1 year ago

Last reply by Wesley Branton 1 year ago

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why does firefox open a new instance of outlook when I click on an email address?

I already have Outlook open. when I click on an email address in firefox, a new email opens correctly in Outlook but now I have two instances of outlook running. i'm ru… (read more)

I already have Outlook open. when I click on an email address in firefox, a new email opens correctly in Outlook but now I have two instances of outlook running. i'm running office 365, windows 10, firefox 62.0.2. 64-bit

Asked by bobaloisi13 1 year ago

Answered by bobaloisi13 1 year ago

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mailto option does not see outlook.exe

Whenever I click on an e-mail address inside Firefox, it always defaults to the generic mail client. I want it to default to Outlook. I have found the 'mailto' option… (read more)

Whenever I click on an e-mail address inside Firefox, it always defaults to the generic mail client. I want it to default to Outlook. I have found the 'mailto' option in Options/Applications. When I select "Browse" and navigate to the directory containing outlook.exe, though, it does not see that executable and, so far as I can tell, does not allow me to paste that string into the window.

Asked by KCPhil 1 year ago

Last reply by KCPhil 1 year ago

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How can I adjust the font size when printing off of Outlook.com? It comes out 400X larger. What should be 1/2 page turns into 3 pages. Explorer works fine

Every time I try to print an email, the font size is super huge. It wastes a lot of paper, ink, and is not usable for what I need it for. Printing from Word is normal. … (read more)

Every time I try to print an email, the font size is super huge. It wastes a lot of paper, ink, and is not usable for what I need it for. Printing from Word is normal. I've tried adjusting the settings on the print screen without any luck. It works perfectly fine on Explorer (so we know it's not our printer), but we don't really like using Explorer. I think it started happening after an update. How can I fix this email printing problem?

Asked by S_Greniams 1 year ago

Last reply by jscher2000 1 year ago

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Outlook screen keeps bouncing up to the top emails. Can't scroll down.

With new Outlook when I'm trying to scroll down and check my email list, the screen keeps bouncing up to the top emails. It's impossible to scroll down the lower ones. I'… (read more)

With new Outlook when I'm trying to scroll down and check my email list, the screen keeps bouncing up to the top emails. It's impossible to scroll down the lower ones. I've tried getting help from Outlook but to no avail. They asked me to uninstall and reinstall Firefox but that didn't help. I do not have the problem if I use Safari, but I don't want to switch browsers. None of the suggestions on the Mozilla help pages for dealing with this type of issue from Outlook Beta have helped.

Asked by PeterPB 1 year ago

Last reply by jscher2000 1 year ago

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I cannot send my emails nor save to draft on Outlook. I always could before but lately I cannot. I've gone the Outlook support route and they can't do any more

The last couple of months I have not been able to use my Outlook and send emails or save drafts. I have gone to outlook support but since it still works with Chrome and I… (read more)

The last couple of months I have not been able to use my Outlook and send emails or save drafts. I have gone to outlook support but since it still works with Chrome and IE they say its firefox's issue and have no other help for me. I've cleared cache and history. extensions etc.. So I am coming to you now. I do have a VPN but outlook still won't work with it not on. So I am at a loss as to what to do. I don't like chrome nor IE and I've always had firefox and I want to continue that. I was still able to send emails when I first got the VPN so Im not sure what it is except very, very annoying. The same is for my laptop and that does not have the VPN.

Asked by ardenfan 1 year ago

Answered by jscher2000 1 year ago

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Outlook rules setting no longer operates, within Firefox, since recent update of last week.

Ever since update of last week, I am no longer able to successfully click on Create Rule, within Outlook, when accessed via Firefox (my preferred approach). There is jus… (read more)

Ever since update of last week, I am no longer able to successfully click on Create Rule, within Outlook, when accessed via Firefox (my preferred approach). There is just no response from the application at all.

Advice welcome, please.

With thanks in anticipation.

Philip, Bendigo, Victoria

Asked by cuddling101 1 year ago

Last reply by cor-el 1 year ago

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How to set Outlook live (Hotmail) as the default mailto

Searched heaps and finally this seemed to work... From outlook web mail Ctrl-shift-k Paste this... navigator.registerProtocolHandler('mailto','http://outlook.live.com/de… (read more)

Searched heaps and finally this seemed to work...

From outlook web mail

Ctrl-shift-k

Paste this...

navigator.registerProtocolHandler('mailto','http://outlook.live.com/default.aspx?rru=compose&to=%s','Hotmail');

Press "Add" if it asks - otherwise check preferences to see if it was added

Check email address link doesn'<a href="mailto:someguy@example.com">someguy@example.com</a>

Asked by sorky 1 year ago

Answered by jscher2000 1 year ago

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When there is a pdf to open also option to open 'Preview', but never opens, just blank

So...dropdown below 'PDF' that is attached to email shows: Preview, PDF, Onedrive-if i click on pdf, opens fine, if i click on Onedrive, goes to Onedrive and opens fine, … (read more)

So...dropdown below 'PDF' that is attached to email shows: Preview, PDF, Onedrive-if i click on pdf, opens fine, if i click on Onedrive, goes to Onedrive and opens fine, but when I click on 'preview' just a blank page-the Preview won't open. Im sure this is a Firefox problem as in Safari of Google Chrome the 'preview' , if clicked, opens fine.

Asked by lgarson 1 year ago

Last reply by lgarson 1 year ago

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Will not delete mail from outlook.com

This has been a problem for at least the last five versions of Firefox including the current one rendering the browser useless to me. Almost as soon as email is deleted f… (read more)

This has been a problem for at least the last five versions of Firefox including the current one rendering the browser useless to me. Almost as soon as email is deleted from the in-box of Outlook.com it reappears--the whack-a-mole strategy is only intermittently effective. No other browser--Chrome,Edge, Credge, Opera--has this bug. Since it is such a consistent problem for me, deleting and reinstalling Firefox changed nada, I assume others have had to abandon Firefox for the same reason.

Asked by exns 1 year ago

Last reply by exns 1 year ago

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Outlook email (https://outlook.live.com) does not open when logging in.

When logging in at https://outlook.live.com/mail/inbox there is no response from outlook. After deleting cookies and history it works again for one day. Then problem app… (read more)

When logging in at https://outlook.live.com/mail/inbox there is no response from outlook. After deleting cookies and history it works again for one day. Then problem appears again. In other browsers it works fine. In Firefox following add-ons have been installed: Ad-blocker, Ghostery. Disabling these did not have any effect.

Asked by MarionFirefox 12 months ago

Last reply by MarionFirefox 11 months ago

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Recurring events with Recurrence pattern in place are not being received in Outlook 2016 as a correct invite

When I try to create Lightning event that contains a custom Recurrence pattern (for example, every last Wednesday for each month), and send that as an invite to Outlook 2… (read more)

When I try to create Lightning event that contains a custom Recurrence pattern (for example, every last Wednesday for each month), and send that as an invite to Outlook 2016 users, they don't get the proper .ics invite. The received mail is basically a text representation of that invite with visible headers and no option to click Accept od Deny.

If they forward that email back to me, Thunderbird reads it just fine. And if I try to send basic event invite without custom date range, Outlook reads it with no problem. Also, if I send custom recurrence pattern to Google Calendar, it reads it just fine.

Does anybody have an idea how to solve this? I know it's Outlook problem with reading .ics files but knowing their community I'd rather try here first.

Thanks in advance

Asked by CreepyMcNightmare 1 year ago

Last reply by Dave 10 months ago