For more information and to install the tool, please visit:. This is typically in your Downloads folder but some browsers will differ. As you can see from our Outlook scan we have 3 warnings which is not too bad. It could take between 1-5 days for your comment to show up. The Robust Office Inventory Scan collects Office data and provides error detection and analysis options to help detect misconfigurations with things like licensing. Follow Melanie on Twitter at.
That led me to investigate if there was an issue with the integration of Skype for Business since it still thought Lync should be installed. Reports can be arranged by class, severity and issues, as well as displayed as a list or tree. In our example, we choose the 32 bit version. The recent update added Skype for Business while v2 added OneDrive for Business. Outlook can be quite finicky at times. To scan Outlook for known issues and to create a detailed report of your Outlook configuration, you do not need an Office 365 account.
Some resources are not so, yet some are highly sensitive. Do you have updated tool? It is important that you allow this to occur as even the documentation will not keep up-to-date with new rules being added all the time. The time it takes to run will vary depending on how many products you chose to scan and of course the speed of your computer. To start the required scan, choose Outlook. You can view a report of the scan, along with all the issues registered and buttons, which can show you possible solutions or fix everything, as well as not show a specified item for all instances or just the current one.
When we click on the link, we will get to a page such as the following page: Click on the: Hotfix download available link Step 2 — Request for the Hotfix In the following screenshot, we can see that there are two versions for the Hotfix: 32 bit version and 64 bit version. Many types of Outlook issues could be resolved by installing the required software updates. If you click on the Configuration Details button you will get a bunch of useful information about the system the scan was run on such as the computer details, Office details, installed updates, add-ins, registry settings and more. Then you choose a program or programs to scan. The information that was founded is displayed using a pre-defined view and classifications. Organizational Use If you are an organization using Chocolatey, we want your experience to be fully reliable. In addition to that, it is comprised of a window in which to display information and a navigation pane for quick access to all the options available.
Double-click the file to begin installation. Easier access to log files As you can see in the previous figure, there is a new tab called Collected Log Files found under Configuration Details in your reports. It is able to gather errors from Office, categorize them, and present possible solutions. The preferred option is the Full scan because, using this option, we can get more detailed information about the specific Outlook mail profile Outlook can include more than one mail profile , and additionally, we get detected issues that appear only when the Outlook mail client is turned-on. Over time it has grown to include analysis of other Office applications. Then, open the file in the your favorite program associated wth the file extension.
The packages found in this section of the site are provided, maintained, and moderated by the community. Want to proactively prevent big problems from happening? Whether you're the go-to tech support for Microsoft Office or just want to find out what's causing an Office program to crash on you, this is very handy to have in your troubleshooting tool kit. I installed and ran OffCat, selecting to scan Outlook for any issues. Please note that when you get the prompt, How would you like to repair your Office Programs, select Online Repair. Disqus moderated comments are approved on a weekly schedule if not sooner.
The Office Configuration Analyzer Tool 1. The Advanced Tools tab has some interesting features as well. Melanie Pinola is a freelance writer covering all things tech-related. Welcome to the Chocolatey Community Package Repository! The list of files found in Collected Log Files varies by the application scanned or the tool run under Advanced Tools. With any edition of Chocolatey including the free open source edition , you can and cache or existing community packages. If you have to halt the current scan for any reason, click and wait for the cycle to be interrupted. Upon trying to run the update, it told me it was already installed and on running the hotfix it errored out saying that there was no applicable product to update.
For those having issues with Office, it is certainly one of the go-to tools to use. You will need to download the application to your local computer, sign in with your work or school account and select the issue you want help with. Dependencies This package has no dependencies. Most are out there for the world to use, but are not well popularized and so sit, underutilized and just waiting for someone to stumble across them. If you are working with a Microsoft Support engineer, you can upload the log files to a secure location that is provided by Microsoft Customer Support Services. Greg Mansius Source: Exchange Team Blog. When we are dealing with Hotfixes that related to Office, 99% of the time, the 32 bit version is the version that we will need.