Microsoft office 2011 mac freezing

To do this, follow these steps:. If you press Shift while opening Outlook, this will only stop Outlook from syncing with your internet account email. Thank you for your interest in this question. Because it has attracted low-quality or spam answers that had to be removed, posting an answer now requires 10 reputation on this site the association bonus does not count.

Would you like to answer one of these unanswered questions instead? Home Questions Tags Users Unanswered. I found following knowledge base article: Is there anything else I can do? Same here, it did not work. I'm going to have to use Time Machine to restore a backup on OS Microsoft has an update to fix the problem now. To install the fix, you can either: Open Outlook and click Check for Updates on the help menu if your outlook freezes before you can update, you can create a blank profile temporarily by ALT-Clicking on the Outlook icon , Download the update package at: Barry Barry 91 1 1 4.

Thanks vadnart! Outlook works fair enough time without spinning wheel that I was able to export all my mails to OLM file. You start oulook, it gets the emails, you can use it. You do something else, it is hang up, you have the nice wait wheel. It never comes back. You can stop force it to stop on right click in the app bar. You restart it, it gets the emails and same same. I get the best way to use it is to stop it each time you have used it and restart it, each time you want your emails. About going to the apple mail app… it seems to do even less than outlook, but I guess one can program it.

And there is no way that all my emails can stay on the imap server… and no use too to have those years of archive on imap. Reblogged this on saihaynes. This worked for me as well! Then re-open as normal. Thank you, thank you, thank you. I tried everything on my macbook pro retina mid None of these tricks worked on my personal mac. On my work Mac, I am resorting to a time machine restore of Sorry, El Capitan, but This is ridiculous. Both MS and Apple have been aware of this issue since the beta…long before the gold master was issued. I am stuck with Exchange Server for work, so it is the Outlook.

Good thing my work machine will be restored in another 3 hours from Time Machine.

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Not so good…. Nothing but freezes every time MBPro. Any suggestion? Low Res worked for me as well — thankfully. And it worked — all my mails started coming in. Thanks for the tips Matt. I have tried every other suggestion in this lengthy thread without success.

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Your tips worked for about 10 minutes, but at least they worked! After that it works for me. How about Outlook The following suggestion is what worked for me…clicking on several different folders before sync finished. Then, went back to Inbox. Must have something to do with the sync. None of the other suggestions worked for me i. Thanks for the research on that! Click in Outlook to open. This worked for me. Outlook OS X El Capitan I have a webmail server added in Microsoft Exchange https: I made this mistake. Outlook 11 is a side-by-side install. Outlook 10 remains installed.

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Do the low res option to save memory and cycles, and then open the BLUE icon. I think you might be incorrect about the O being blue. Mine is gold and i bought 11 and downloaded on a brand new I Mac and it is gold and everything about it says I cannot find a blue O in my office application. I think you might have it just backwards because even the people on here that are using are having the same problem as Outlook. It looks like rebuilding the database is my solution. Low resolution mode and holding shift only worked for a short period.

Mark, the first thing I tried was rebuilding the identity database. The problem persists.

Let us know if it fixes the issue for you. I tried with hotspot on mobile to connect MacBook, but same case. Upgrading to Microsoft Office v Thanks for the tip Lew! Office Although I had to empty the cache to get new emails to update in my inbox. Its working! Microsoft has released some updated. After installing that update today i am not facing this issue. Anything else do i need to do to get the update working?

MS Fixed! Microsoft has released the Microsoft Office for Mac Outlook crashes for me after Delete Main Identity folder and can open, but instant crash after re-setup of Exchange server. Updating server hangs without reporting any issue. Intalling I can get Office for Mac to work with an exchange server from time to time. But most of the time, I still get the spinning wheel hang. Restarting the macbook has worked from time to time. For me Had the hang up problem with none of home made fixes worked. Spotted Microsoft update My mac has been showing the spinning beach ball more since I updated to el capitan; not usually for more than 1 second.

Also been using it less than usual…. For me, none of the above tricks worked. I had to reboot my Macbook overtime in order to access the Exchange e-mail server. Since that, the flywheel problem disappeared completely for me. I strongly recommend for anyone who is still plagued by this issue to do both updates. Installed the office update using the link above and I am back in business!

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No more pinwheel of death!! I try a lot of thing to succeed resolving this problem.. So i came here, and i read your posts. I did the same thing of Michele, so i came on Applications. Have a good day. I have and older system and was getting very frustrated with the rainbow of death.

Mac You are commenting using your WordPress. You are commenting using your Twitter account. You are commenting using your Facebook account. Notify me of new comments via email. Der Flounder Seldom updated, occasionally insightful. Home About Contact. Update Microsoft has released Microsoft Office for Mac To get the update, please use the Microsoft AutoUpdate application or download it manually from the link below: Microsoft is aware of the issue and has posted a knowledgebase article about it: Like this: Like Loading Comments Leave a comment.

This one actually works……thanks a mil! Thanks John — worked for me: Tze-Hong Tang. Thank you John F and srikant — back in action. Jackie Fuller. This worked perfectly for me. Keep shift down throughout the opening and closing of Outlook. Thanks Srikant…. Worked great for me…. Thank you!! Same here….

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The shift trick worked. Holding down shift makes it work for about 10 seconds and then it locks up again. This worked for me.. Why does this work? Very curious. This worked for me… Thanks. Thank you so much! What made you think of doing that? I have closed the application and opened it again. Working well. Thanks for the suggestion! It worked perfectly. Edgar Verburg. I solved the issue. Any way is working.

Richard Benschop. My hero!!!!! Worked perfectly! Thank you! However, I am able to save the file in its original form. I think it may have something to do with the file being linked to another workbook but I cannot understand why because it was working fine prior to today. Please help as I have been working on this project for months for work and this is causing great difficulty for us. Thank you. This thread is locked. You can follow the question or vote as helpful, but you cannot reply to this thread. I have the same question Elemantal Replied on November 15, Check if this helps.

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