Odd error message not found in Google search

Status
Not open for further replies.

Chris201404

New Member
Outlook version
Outlook 2007
Email Account
POP3
Hi fellow Outlook users. I receive a very strange error message when I try to copy text from Outlook to other programs, and sometimes even within Outlook. The error is...

"HTML Format not compatable with this paste method"

I put it in quotes since this is exactly what appears. That error message is actually pasted into the program that I am trying to paste into instead of the content in my clipboard.

Check out the way compatible is spelled... incorrectly... compatAble

When I Google that error message (with our without spelling error) I get ZERO hits about others having this problem. The only hits on Google are from some car forums where that exact error message appears, as if the poster on that forum was copying and pasting, did not notice their paste included that error message and then completed the post to the forum.

This error seems related to Office 2007 since I sometimes get the same error when I try to copy from a Word doc.

My plan is to push my IT team to get me upgraded to Office 2010 which I hope will solve the problem, however my nerd side would like to figure this out. This problem occurs on a work PC with Windows 7 and Office 2007. I have 2 PCs at home running XP and Office 2003 and have never seen this error and another running Win 8.1 with Office 2013, again not getting this error in those environments.

Thanks for any insight,

Chris
 
Status
Not open for further replies.
Similar threads
Thread starter Title Forum Replies Date
PetraTech Odd Folder View Problem Using Outlook 3
V Calendar event acting odd Using Outlook 7
R Outlook 2013 - Odd Sync behaviour Using Outlook 1
V Odd data file? Using Outlook 5
D This is odd Using Outlook 2
O How do I get rid of odd formatting of new e-mails? Using Outlook 3
U Odd behaviour for auto-receive Using Outlook 2
C Open message is stuck minimized -Odd behavior when replying to a message(2010) Using Outlook 1
V Odd Situation with Outlook 2010 Using Outlook 1
H Odd symbol when stripping characters using vba Outlook VBA and Custom Forms 3
D Outlook 2016 Outlook Error Msg "The operation cannot be performed ..." How to Stop it Using Outlook 0
P Outlook 2013 All imported Mail Rules in error when imported into new profile Using Outlook 5
H Outlook 2019 Certificate error Using Outlook 2
V Date and/or time error in Outlook Form Outlook VBA and Custom Forms 0
A Run-time error '430' on certain emails when trying to set "Outlook.mailitem" as "ActiveExplorer.Selection.Item" Outlook VBA and Custom Forms 2
E Complite error on SaveAsFile method Outlook VBA and Custom Forms 2
I Error saving screenshots in a custom form in outlook 2016, outlook 365 - ok in outlook 2013, outlook 2010 Outlook VBA and Custom Forms 5
D Outlook VBA error extracting property data from GetRules collection Outlook VBA and Custom Forms 10
A Unable to save recurring Meeting to Documents folder due to error Using Outlook 2
M Compile error: User-defined type not defined Outlook VBA and Custom Forms 0
R Error when trying to forward current email item Outlook VBA and Custom Forms 7
M ERROR: None of your email accounts could send to this recipient Using Outlook 2
J OLADD.FAE Error When Exporting Contacts Using Outlook 6
C Send/receive error 80040119 Using Outlook 2
W error with the permission for the file Outlook VBA and Custom Forms 0
L Outlook 2019 MAC sync error after working for 4 hours Using Outlook 1
A Run time error 424. object required in outlook 2013 Outlook VBA and Custom Forms 10
M error code 0x8DE00006 Using Outlook 1
M Desktop Version Of Outlook Generating Error Using Outlook 4
M Send/Receive error 0x800CCC0F Using Outlook 0
T Outlook 2016 CSV Translator Import Error Using Outlook 6
ManaarZakaria I'm afraid of this issue, cause of strange error Exchange Server Administration 2
P Suppress dialog box on email check error? Using Outlook 5
vodkasoda Object could not be found Error in Outlook 2007 Outlook VBA and Custom Forms 5
S VBA Macro - Run-time error '424': object required - Help Please Outlook VBA and Custom Forms 3
avant-guvnor Outlook.Application now produces error Outlook VBA and Custom Forms 5
P Run Time Error 91 when linking contact to task in VBA Outlook VBA and Custom Forms 1
N Error 0x80090326 when trying to setup IMAP account on Outlook.com Using Outlook.com accounts in Outlook 1
N Saving And Deleting Outlook Attachments with Unknown Error Message Outlook VBA and Custom Forms 1
Dennis Gaudenzi Your setup couldn't be started because of an unexpected error (mapi 0x80040604) Using Outlook 14
M Outlook 2013 fails to start -- missing WindowsCodecs.dll error Using Outlook 3
Steshelter ICloud Unexpected Error Using Outlook 5
Rupert Dragwater "there was an error reading this theme" Using Outlook 3
A Error: The name cannot be matched to a name in the address list Using Outlook.com accounts in Outlook 0
S Error using AddressEntry.GetContact - need help Outlook VBA and Custom Forms 2
J Outlook - 2013 - Error msg when copying folders from Online Archives to another user's mailbox Using Outlook 0
Vijay Error in rule- Run a script Using Outlook 1
B Automation error running VB macro code Outlook VBA and Custom Forms 8
J Object Variable or With Block Not Set Error in Outlook 2016 and not Outlook 2013 Outlook VBA and Custom Forms 3
R Macro to copy email to excel - Runtime Error 91 Object Variable Not Set Outlook VBA and Custom Forms 11

Similar threads

Top