How to Uninstall & Reinstall Outlook 2007

By Sharon Harp

Outlook 2007 is the mail application included with the Office 2007 software suite. This program lets you set up your email accounts so that you can send, receive and organize your mail all from within the application. If your copy of Outlook 2007 isn't functioning properly or you need to reinstall it for another reason, you can uninstall it from the Programs and Features menu and then reinstall it in your computer with your Office 2007 installation DVD.

Step 1

Click "Start" and open the Control Panel. From there, click on the "Programs and Features" entry and then right-click the "Microsoft Office 2007" entry and click "Change."

Step 2

Click "Continue," click on "Outlook" and select the "Not Available" option. Click "Continue" and Outlook is removed.

Step 3

Right-click on "Microsoft Office 2007" again, click "Change" then click "Continue."

Step 4

Insert your Office 2007 DVD into your computer.

Step 5

Click on "Outlook" and select the "Installed on local hard disk" and then click "Continue" to reinstall the software.