MS Outlook helps you to manage emails, tasks, contacts and calendars and it can install through www.office.com/setup. But sometimes, users faces problem while sending an email message. In this blog, you will read the solution of the Outlook Error Code 0x80040115.
Causes of Outlook Error 0X80040115:
The causes of the Outlook Error code 0x80040115 are if in case, you have not installed the Outlook program correctly on the Windows system, due to Oversized PST file, if Outlook PST file damaged due to a virus attack, due to internal conflict in the Outlook profile, if you don’t have proper internet connection, and if there is incorrect Outlook email servers.
Symptoms of Outlook Error 0X80040115:
The symptoms of the Outlook Error Code 0x80040115 are if you receive error message while sending an email, if your system hangs after every few minutes and also if Outlook runs very slowly.
Solution to Fix Outlook Error 0x80040115: Office.com/setup
1: Change Your Profile Settings:
First, you have to open the ‘Control Panel’ from the ‘Start Menu’ options. Before you open the ‘Mail’ folder, you have to select the ‘Large Icons’ from the ‘View Options’. Then, you have to click on Show Profiles. After this, you should right click on your Outlook Profile and then choose ‘Properties’ option. Now from the ‘Mail Setup’, you have to click on the ‘Email accounts’. Here, you have to select your ‘Outlook account’ and then click on the ‘Change’ option. At this point, you have to go to the ‘More Settings’ which is in the left hand side of the screen and then click on it. Then, you should click on the ‘Changing Outlook Account Settings’ and then select on the ‘Security’ tab. Next, you should check the ‘Encrypted data of Microsoft Office Outlook’ and Microsoft Exchange. Now, you should click on the ‘OK’ button and then restart your system.
2: Repair Outlook Installation:
You should click on the ‘Windows’ and ‘X’ keys at the same time and then select the ‘Apps and Features’ from the top side of the screen. Now, you should expand its list and then click on the ‘Microsoft Outlook’. After this, you should click on the ‘Modify’ and then just search for your ‘Microsoft Office account’. Then, you have to select the option of ‘Modify’ and then run the ‘Quick Repair’ feature. Here, the tool will diagnose the error and then restart Outlook.
3: Start Outlook in Safe Mode:
For this, first you have to click on the ‘Windows + R’ keys on the keyboard just to open the Run box. Then, you should enter the ‘Outlook /safe’ in the Run dialogue box. Now, you should click on the ‘Ok’ button and then you will see that the Outlook will open in Safe Mode.
After this, go to the File and then click on the’ Options. At this point, you should open the ‘Add-ins’ folder and then click on the ‘Remove all the third-party add-ins’. At last, check the error is solved or not.
4: Flush DNS (Domain Name System):
For this, you should click on the ‘Windows’ key and ‘X’ key at the same time. Now from the available options in the list, you should click on the ‘Command Prompt (Admin)’. Then, you should open the command prompt, and just enter ‘ipconfig/ flushdns’ and then tap on the ‘Enter’ key. At this point, you should wait for few seconds and then click on the ‘Cross’ icon just to close the window. At last, you should open the Outlook and then send an email to check the issue is solved or not.
The above method will help you to fix Outlook Error Code 0x80040115. If in case, the user is still facing the issues then you should contact to the expert of Microsoft via www.office.com/setup.