Tuesday, December 7, 2010

Resolving Lotus Notes error message "An Error Occurred While Opening a Window."

When you are working with IBM Lotus Notes application, you may experience different kinds of error messages hindering your work. Database Corruption and internal settings are the main reasons which result in the origination of various kinds of error messages in Lotus Notes application. To cope up with such errors Lotus Notes users can use different tools like Fixup, Compact, update and NT Check Disk utilities for their removal. But sometimes even after using these tools, some exceptions may occur which can result in obtaining poor results. Therefore in order to get proper results, a suitable Lotus Notes Recovery software is required which can Recover Lotus Notes database with great efficiency.

To illustrate above problem consider the following example. When you try to open a window in Lotus Notes application an error message appears on the screen. On every attempt while opening a window in Lotus Notes database, you will receive same error message:

"An Error Occurred While Opening a Window."

After getting the above error message, you will not be able to open a window in Lotus Notes application.


The main reason for the occurrence of this error message is that there are still some processes which are running in the background and cannot be started twice.


To resolve the above error message, following steps need to be taken into account:

(1) First in the start menu select "Run".

(2) Now type the following command & press "Enter" using Lotus Notes file "Killnotes.exe". The command is as follows:- c:\program files\lotus\notes\nsd.exe –kill. "Killnotes.exe" file will kill all the processes occurring in the Lotus Notes database.

(3) Now launch Lotus Notes.

However if the above method doesn't solve your problem & Lotus Notes application continually behaves abnormally, then you must go for a third party Lotus Notes Recovery Tool. The software can easily Repair Lotus Notes database and enables you to access your mail-objects, such as messages, contacts, appointments, attachments, tasks, and journals etc. There are many softwares available in the market that are designed specifically for an efficient Lotus Notes Repair. Stellar Phoenix Lotus Notes Recovery v2.0 is one such software.

Stellar Phoenix Lotus Notes Recovery v2.0
is a powerful Lotus Notes Recovery utility that completely wipes off the corruption from the .nsf file. The tool repairs and recovers NSF file & restores them in original format to any user-intended location. It also generates a log report of very recovery process & stores it as a Text Editor (.txt) file. The software also comes with a Live Update Feature which keeps you up-to-date with the latest software updates.