Outlook Email Configuration
Even though Microsoft Outlook is considered as one of the best email programs in the world, users come across several errors with the program. For instance, many of the users encounter errors like Microsoft Outlook cannot start, Unable to send emails etc. when they try to launch the program. Now, there could be several reasons for this issue. However, some of the simple troubleshooting steps might help you fix this issue. In this post, we will take you through these troubleshooting steps.
This is one of the first steps, which you should try before carrying out other troubleshooting steps. Keep in mind that Microsoft releases updates for the office program frequently. You need to install these updates as when they are released to ensure the smooth functioning of the program. Therefore, check if there are any updates pending for the program to be installed. If there are, install them.
The operating system that you run on your computer should also be updated. For this, go to the official website of Windows update and check if there are any updates pending. Install the updates if there are any.
Reconfigure your account
Sometimes, the email account might have the wrong settings entered in it. With this, you will no longer receive any emails in your inbox nor will you be able to send any emails. In such situations, you will have to go through the settings again or reconfigure the account completely. For this, choose the option Tools in the program and select Email Accounts or Account Settings. Go through the settings of the email account, which is not functioning properly and check if everything is fine.
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Launch Outlook without add-ons
If you receive the error message, Microsoft Outlook cannot start, then sometimes, the add-ons installed in the program may be the culprits. Therefore, try to launch the program without add-ons. Outlook safe mode is the best technique to avoid all the add-ons at once. For this, open the Run window and enter Outlook /safe. Select the button OK. If Outlook comes up, you may start disabling different add-ons from the program and try to open the program. Once you find the corrupted add-on, disable it from the program.
With the above steps, you can fix majority of the Outlook issues. For further help on Outlook issues, you may go through Outlook help blogs or contact our technical support team.
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