What do you do next? You can also rename in the Finder. Microsoft Outlook for Mac is a widely accepted email client for accessing and managing mails. Just like it sounds, this special folder contains everything about your Outlook activities. Please Note: Since the web site is not hosted by Microsoft, the link may change without notice. The software is capable of recovering Office 2016 deleted workbooks.
To manage identities, you must use the Microsoft Database Utility, which is installed as part of your Office installation. It's like hitting the reset button. Usually with the same name as the program or the developer. Step Zero: Quit Everything The first thing you need to do before you can remove Office 2011 is to make sure none of its applications are running. However, if you do not have any Mac hard drive backup available, then without the help of a Mac data recovery software, it is not possible to recovers it. You must be signed in as an administrator on the Mac or provide an administrator name and password to complete these steps. My plan was to make a pst backup, and just manually remove all account info via squall's method above, but at the end of creating the pst file, Outlook crashed again.
Any updates about this issue, please don't hesitate to tell me. You can also contact us directly using the contact form at the top of the site. Removing Office Manually To manually remove Office v. You should back up these folders before you delete them. To remove the preferences, open the Library in your Home folder.
In case the database gets corrupt, Mac efficiency is diminished to nil. I have been taking regular backups via time machine and I took a back up now and copied the main identity to my external hard drive. These identities contain user mail data including messages, contacts, tasks, calendars, and more. Some crashes are also due to corrupted template or preferences files which if not solved via software update, can be fixed by creating a new user profile. You can choose a single folder from the database or select the complete database, this is solely at your discretion. My total size is about 1.
We all know the importance of PowerPoint, Excel, and Word files, and just cannot afford to lose them. The entire Office 2011 folder only takes up a bit over a gig of space. Thank you for your understanding. Your identity folder can contain more than one identity. Restart Outlook for this change to take effect.
Be sure you also delete this item as some programs use it to determine if it's already installed. Probably the first thing that comes to your mind is the backup. Uninstall Office for Mac 2011 Note: You must be signed in as administrator to do these steps, and you probably already are, if you're using your own Mac. You can force quit Office right from the Dock panel or use the Command+Option+Esc shortcut to bring up the Force Quit Applications window. At this step, most users think that Office has been deleted completely.
It is recommend that if you want to keep this data folder, you drag it to a safe location such as the Desktop or archive it to a cloud folder. Although they do nothing once you delete the associated application, they do take up some disk space. Thanks for your understanding and support. Yes, it gets the job done but the interface is a mess and downright ugly. Now, how will you recover the deleted excel files on your Mac? Upgrade to a newer version of Office so you can stay up to date with all the latest features, patches, and security updates.
Remove Office Utility The Remove Office Utility will remove all files installed by Office v. When you install Office and you input your license info, it creates a file. Outlook profiles don't offer password protection, and Spotlight searches from the Finder will locate Outlook items from all the profiles in the current user account. In this forum we mainly discuss questions and feedbacks about Office for Windows, as this question is about Office for Mac, for further assistance I suggest you post the question in Office for Mac forum: The reason why we recommend posting appropriately is you will get the most qualified pool of respondents, and other partners who read the forums regularly can either share their knowledge or learn from your interaction with us. Click the back arrow to go back to the Library folder and open Group Containers.
It shows the number of recoverable mail objects including Mails, Contacts, Calendars, Notes, and Tasks. At this point, you can empty the Trash, unless you want to delete your Microsoft User Data folder in the next step. Ctrl+click each of these folders if present, and Move to Trash. Step 2: Identify the amount of space available on Hard disk Maintenance process always needs double space and in this case of database maintenance, you need to have three times as much space as the current Outlook size is. The Outlook Profile Manager previously called the Microsoft Database Utility is installed as part of your Office installation, and it allows you to create new profiles, edit or delete profiles, and set your default profile.
This is an old post, but we just ran in to this issue. In some cases the uninstaller may be part of the application's installer, and is invoked by clicking on a Customize button that will appear during the install process. Doing this will open the Microsoft AutoUpdate utility to perform the updates. If you use Outlook in more than one capacity, such as for your personal life and for work, Outlook can be set up to handle these different capacities by using identities. Regards, Perry Please remember to mark the replies as answers if they helped.