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Delete the Outlook shortcut and create a new one.
Hope this helps. Let us know.
MS-MVP Windows Shell/User
email@example.com <firstname.lastname@example.org> hunted and pecked:
> The computer in question is running Windows XP SP2 and Outlook 2000.
> When I right-click on the Outlook shortcut on the desktop and select
> Properties, Windows pops up with an error message that says "The
> properties for this item are not available."
> Anyone got an idea how I can fix this? Thanks in advance!