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When you try to connect Microsoft Office Outlook 2007 to Microsoft Exchange Server, you may experience any one of the following symptoms:
- If your Outlook profile has been automatically configured, you may receive the following error message:
The action cannot be completed. The connection to the Microsoft Exchange Server is unavailable. Your network adapter does not have a default gateway.
- If your Outlook profile has been manually configured, you may receive the following error message:
Your Microsoft Exchange Server is unavailableOutlook cannot log on. Verify that you are connected to the network and are using the proper server and mailbox name. The connection to the Microsoft Exchange Server is unavailable. Your network adapter does not have a default gateway.
When you try to connect Outlook 2007 to Microsoft Exchange Server 2003 by using RPC over HTTPS, you may receive the following error message:
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- Click Start, click Run, type regedit in the Open box, and then click OK.
- Locate and then click the following subkey:
- On the Edit menu, point to New, and then click DWORD Value.
- Type DefConnectOpts, and then press ENTER.
- Right-click DefConnectOpts, and then click Modify.
- In the Value data box, type 0, and then click OK.
- Exit Registry Editor.