Sometimes the installation of Outlook 2013 or installed in 2013 becomes trouble because it crashes again and again. What are the possible reasons for this kind of issue with MS Outlook 2013?
Main reasons that can generally be the cause of the Outlook 2013 crash are:
Therefore, you need to resolve the issue for outlook 2013 to be functional. Before taking some repair action it may be appropriate to single out the reason causing a crash.
This is an essentially good idea to explore and single out the reason for the crash as it will help to move in the correct direction to check as to how to repair outlook 2013. Fortunately, there is a new addition to a diagnostic tool of MS Office package, namely ‘Office Configuration Analyzer’ (OffCAT), which is free and applies to 2003 and above all versions of MS Outlook.
When you run OffCAT it generates a diagnostic report, which not only contains the reason for Outlook crash but also indicates invalid registry entries, outdated add-ons, performance issues, etc. A typical diagnostic report looks like the following screenshot.
Generally, repair procedure for Outlook 2013 in Windows 10 follows the sequence of steps as below:
Windows 10 is still undergoing improvements so the errors can yet appear in its use. Most of the users who have upgraded the Operating system to Windows 10 have irritating issues in the use of MS Office as either the product cannot be used or the existing document does not open.
In light of the diagnostic report of OffCAT following measure can be taken to repair Outlook 2013.
So to answer as to how to repair Outlook 2013 in Windows 10, one has to see the type of problem being faced and accordingly resolve with an appropriate solution. Below is a useful guideline concerning probable problems with MS Outlook and corresponding possible solutions to fix once and for all.
A): After up-gradation to windows 10, the user can’t find or access Office applications. This happens when you try to install applications more than the limit of 512 applications. In this case, the system can be checked to count applications and shortcuts can be created for the app in the desired format using the following steps.
B): License activation. One possibility is related to the activation of a product license that may appear as an error when the user tries to access MS Outlook. Obviously, this issue is easily addressable and can be resolved by following steps to first deactivate and then activate or renew the subscription.
A): An error at the time of MS Outlook activation (Error code 0x80070005 fix) may appear due to some problem inactivation and it will disturb MS Office or Outlook. Therefore it needs to be resolved. This can be achieved by manually update Office. This is essentially important for the smooth execution of Outlook.
However, it is to be noted that this step along with further configuration settings can only be done by the system administrator.
B): Outlook PST and OST file error. This is a very common problem with MS Outlook. To a small extent, the Microsoft inbox repair tool helps to resolve the problems but otherwise, the Outlook PST repair tool provided by the third party is greatly helpful. These tools like the Staller Phoenix Outlook PST repair tool, have very strong credentials to repair and recover any of MS Outlook components.
Step 1 Launch Outlook 2013 PST repair tool, and click "Find PST File" to search on the local drive;
Step 2 All corrupt Outlook 2013 PST files will display in the result section, and select all PST file to scan and repairing process;
Step 3 Selected Outlook PST files repaired successfully, you can choose on to preview from the left side tree;
Step 4 Save repaired Outlook 2013 PST files to your preferred drive and save as different formats.