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For information about the differences between Microsoft Outlook and Microsoft Outlook Express e-mail clients, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
(http://support.microsoft.com/kb/257824/EN-US/ )OL2000: Differences Between Outlook and Outlook Express
When you click a Web link in a message in Outlook Express, you may experience slow response. Also, opening a message may take an unusually long time.
This behavior can occur if you have turned on background compaction of stored newsgroup messages in Outlook Express.
To resolve this behavior, turn off background compaction: