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I have Office 2011 installed on Mac OS 10.6 and I tried to send an email to multiple recipients and got this error: The message could not be sent because it has unresolved recipients. And now, every time it does Send/Receive I get this error: A message could not be sent

The problem is that the message got stuck in Outbox but I can't access it, can't delete it, nothing. Any idea how I could get rid of it?

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Open the AppleScript Editor found in /Applications/Utilities. Paste in the following three lines:

tell application "Microsoft Outlook"
  delete every message of outbox
end tell

Click the Run button at the top and this should delete every message in your Outbox.

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Solved it by deleting the account (it was an IMAP account) and exporting the emails (File -> Export -> .olm) and adding back the account.

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protected by bmike Mar 2 '12 at 18:57

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