Microsoft Outlook is very well known for its stability and user interface compared to other email service providers that are available in the market. However, in the past couple of weeks, we’ve been noticing a surge in the number of users complaining about the bugs and errors that show up while using the Outlook application on their computers. If you’re an Outlook user as well, and going through the same issue, then you’re at the right place.
Recently, we’ve come across an error that looks something like [pii_email_191e8e729dfc2454e1eb] in the outlook application. We’ve noticed that a lot of other users on the Internet have faced the similar errors while using the Outlook app. It’s a common bug, that once affected, it won’t allow the user to send emails or open any existing email in the app.
How To Easily Fix The Outlook Error
Fixing the errors or issues in the Outlook could be time consuming and frustrating at the same time if you’re unaware of the cause that has created the problem. After spending a lot of time, playing around the settings and options, we’ve finally managed to find a fix that has helped in fixing the issue in the Outlook app.
If you have been affected with the same issue in Outlook, then we’d recommend you to try out the below mentioned methods in order to get rid of the error on your computer.
Use Auto Repair Tool Of Microsoft
Microsoft has provided an auto repair with Outlook that allows users to diagnose the problem and fix them easily with just one click. Here are the steps to access the Auto repair tool for fixing outlook error.
- Open the Control Panel by going into the Window menu on your desktop.
- Select the “Apps and Programs” option and open it up to proceed further.
- Find the Outlook application from the provided list and right click on it.
- Choose the option “Modify” from the context menu to begin the process.
- The Auto repair will open up right away, select “Quick Repair” option.
- Wait till the tool has finished diagnosing the application on your screen.
If the tool finds out if there’s anything wrong with the application, then you will have the option to fix them right away.
In case if the tool doesn’t show any problems with the app, then you might have to reinstall the Outlook application from the scratch in order to fix the issue on your computer.
Go to Control Panel -> Apps and Programs-> Locate Outlook App -> Right click and select Uninstall option-> Confirm to remove the app.
Now go to the Microsoft website and freshly download the Outlook application and install it on your PC.
That’s pretty much all you have to do in order to fix the error with Outlook app on your system. In case if the above mentioned methods do not help in solving the problem on your PC, then it’s best if you reach out the Microsoft Outlook customer support to know the true cause of the error. In case if you’re any similar issues or errors with the Outlook app, then let us know in the comment section.