Shortly after you start Microsoft Outlook for Mac 2011 on Mac OS X El Capitan (version 10.11), Outlook hangs when it tries to sync with the server. The Spinning Wait cursor is displayed, and the application status is displayed as 'Not Responding.' Outlook for Mac 2011 data is one of the options on the Import page. Use this feature when upgrading from one computer to another, or when upgrading to Outlook 2016 for Mac. The Outlook data includes the information associated with a specific Outlook 2011 account: email messages, contacts, tasks, calendars, and settings. If you've entered everything in correctly, task will be completed successfully and you can close out of the window and begin using your account via Outlook 2011 mac. Import your old POP account into the newly created IMAP account. If you currently keep a copy of your mail on the server, then you're done! Mar 23, 2020 Microsoft Outlook not opening on Mac (Catalina 10.15.1) Good Day. All of a sudden Microsoft Outlook for Mac is not opening anymore? Outlook does not even open.
Outlook has suddenly stopped working. Outlook 2011 for Mac application won’t launch or start. Splash screen comes up and then disappears again.Then the program quit.
Solution 1:- (Rebuild Outlook database)
Method 1: Press and hold Option key when launching Outlook to rebuild the identity.
Method 2: Press and hold Alt key (windows) and click the Outlook icon on on the Dock (If the icon not appears on dock, Go to /Applications/Microsoft Office 2011 folder and drag the outlook file to Dock).
Microsoft database utility will appear. Now click the Rebuild button.
It will reboot Outlook database. After it finished the process, click the Done button and close the Microsoft Database utility.
Method 3: Open Applications and choose Microsoft Office 2011 folder. Then select the office folder and find Microsoft Database Utility.app. Here you can find rebuild option.
Solution 2:- (Remove Outlook preference file)
Go to ~/Library/Preferences and delete Outlook preference file (file name starts with “com.microsoft”).
Solution 3: (Nano suggested)
Open Terminal app and type the following command to delete old preferences.
Next type or paste the following command to kill the cached preferences.
Microsoft Outlook 2011 Mac Does Not Open 2017
Then launch Microsoft Outlook.
If the above methods doesn’t work, re-install office 2011 software.