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New emails generating Reminder messages

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I had a cross liked "outlook.pst" file, and ran the Inbox Repair Tool that comes with Office 2000. I lost everything except for my Account settings and Rules. All contacts, emails and folders are gone. I don't think I can get it back, but I can't seem to move forward either. After running the Repair Tool, I am able to do everything that I try. The problem is that every new email message I receive generates a reminder message. I can Dismiss, Snooze or Open Item. If I click on Dismiss, anther reminder will open, then I click on Dismiss again and then it goes away. This is for EVERY new message I get. When I close Outlook and reopen int, all of those reminders come back and I have to dismiss everyone of them again. I can't find any enteries in the Calendar or Tasks. I am at a loss here. Anyone have any ideas?

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Have you tried uninstalling and reinstalling Outlook? That doesn't sound like a problem that really has a "solution" to it. Sounds like something is big-time corrupted.

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insert the office cd and it will give you the option to repair back to the original settings from when you 1st installed office. your emails will be in your archive folder
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