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Outlook 2010 only starting in safe mode sins 8 Dec 2015

After just closing and opening Outlook 2010 I got stuck in the safe mode, no matter what I tried, Outlook only opens in safe mode. Normally this happens if a add-in causes Outlook to crash. That didn’t happen this time, this behavior is caused the Windows Update KB3114409 which was intended to prevent Outlook 2010 from starting in the safe mode, but…

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Solving error 1406 when installing Office 2010

Has some issues with Office 2010, got error 1406 every time I tried to install it on a Windows 2008 machine. The error contains information about a permission issues in the register keys in Software\Class\<number>\InprocServer32. Resetting the permissions or taking ownership didn’t solve the problem, a clean boot was the solution. After some more research I found this blog post on…

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