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Email - launching email from address field hangs Act!

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Email - launching email from address field hangs Act!

Act! Premium V Update 3, Outlook 2013 version 15.0.4937.1000, Windows 10

Email - launching an email from address field or the email icon hangs or "Crashes" Act!

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Re: Email - launching email from address field hangs Act!

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Hi Dinnah,


I would usually see this issue if one application is running on different permissions. I would recommend trying with running both Applications as Administrator.

If this works please check the applications compatibility to see if one is running with admin Rights as they should always remain on the same permission level


Other steps maybe redeeming redemption.dll and renaming in case the template is damaged.

while the article below are not related to the issues they supply valid troubleshooting steps.


KB 23311 - Error: "Error Retrieving the COM Class Factory for Component with CLSID {741BEEFD-AEC0-4A...


To reset follow these steps.

Ensure Act/Outlook are closed.

Navigate to:


Rename the file to normalemail.old. (You may need to enable 'File Extension names' to see the .dot extension