Resolving "Cannot turn off the reminder" Microsoft Office Outlook 2007 Error

Published: 09th August 2010
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Microsoft Outlook provides you an excellent feature to manage your meeting, appointments, and schedules. It is known as Calendar. Outlook lets you create calendar entries for different events and you can create notifications for them. All the calendar events are stored in Calendar folder of PST (Personal Storage Table) file. Whenever a particular event happens, Outlook notifies you through a pop-up message. Sometimes, the calendar items of Microsoft Office Outlook 2007 gets damaged and puts you in big trouble of data loss. In such significant situations, you need to pst recovery to get your precious data back.

Microsoft Office Outlook 2007 is so far the most stable release of Microsoft Outlook for the most part. However, occasionally you may encounter issues with the damaged calendar entries. The most specific nature of this problem is reminder for some old appointments keep popping up after you open Microsoft Office Outlook 2007. If you click the 'Dismiss All' or 'Dismiss' button, you encounter the below error message:

"Cannot turn off the reminder. You may be reminded again. Cannot locate recurrence information for this appointment."
Furthermore, 'To Do' bar is not displayed. When you try to open it, further error occurs stating:

"The operation failed. An object could not be found."
When you go to the Tasks folder, you get the underwritten message:
"Cannot display the folder."

The above behavior occurs every time you open Microsoft Outlook or Calendar folder. Corruption makes your valuable data inaccessible and you need to identify the root of this behavior and then repair pst file by resolving it.


This problem occurs due to corrupt or damaged calendar entries. Corruption can be an outcome of numerous reasons, including virus infection, application malfunction, improper system shutdown, improper termination of Microsoft Outlook application, and PST file header corruption.


Try the below methods to sort out this behavior:

Use Inbox Repair Tool (Scanpst.exe) to repair the PST file.
Restore corrupt PST file from the most recent and clean backup.
Repair and restore the corrupt PST file using commercial pst repair.
PST Repair Tools are particularly designed to perform in-depth scan of whole PST file and extract all your precious data from it. They are pretty safe and easy to use.

Stellar Phoenix Outlook PST Repair is the most effective and powerful utility to ensure absolute recovery in all PST corruption scenarios. The software helps you to recover emails, calendar entries, notes, tasks, journals, attachments, contacts, and all other PST file objects. It works well with MS Outlook 2010, 2007, 2003, 2002 (XP), and 2000.

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