Fix outlook error 0x80040119

By | June 18, 2017

An unknown error 0x80040119 occurs in outlook PST

We all know that outlook is one of the best choices of organization and near about every organization and other Microsoft product user use outlook to send or receive outlook. PST is the main file of outlook which store all information and data such as e-mails, contact details, notes, calendar etc. user also store personal data that are needed to run Microsoft Office outlook. It is also called business communication tools. Sometime when user sends or receives the e-mails unfortunately an error occurs and the operation (sending or receiving) failed. The error message is “An unknown error has occurred 0x80040119”. If this error occurs in outlook then we can’t access the stored file of PST and also can’t send any e-mail.

Cause of this error

Outlook error 0x80040119 occurs due to corrupt or damage PST file. If the PST file is corrupted or the file stored in the PST file is damaged then it will give the error code 0x80040119 when we send or receive mails from outlook. A part from this outlook may be occurs this error if the size of file is more than the Space/Memory used for outlook. Partly malicious programs are also the cause of this error. Sometime user surfing on the website and gets some pop-up, free antivirus or other attractive softwares which are totally free. He or she download these softwares and install in the system but actually they are virus or other malicious programs which active and start damaging of windows file and other file also including outlook PST file.

Harms of this error

Outlook error code 0x80040119 is harmful for PST file so it is also harmful for the user. When this error occurs we can’t send, receive, read the files of outlook. This error can delete all data of PST file and also harms to windows. Unless you resolve this error you can’t access your e-mails and other files.

Solution of this error

If you get the outlook error code 0x80040119 during sending or receiving e-mails and you are also unable to access the stored file in outlook then it is compulsory to fix or remove this error for the best of your PST file and system also. You can fix outlook error 0x80040119 by using a default outlook repair tool which is provided by Microsoft. The name of that file is scanpst.exe which is in the location C:\Programs file\ Microsoft Office\Office version.Steps are given for your better guide:-

  • Go to the given location and find the name scanpst.exe.
  • Double click on this file.
  • You will get an interface which has a browse option.
  • Click on this option and select the file you have to scan.
  • Finally click on Start.

When you click on the start it will take some time and after some processing it will give the message that scan successfully completed. Now try to access your PST file. But if the file you have to scan is more than 2 GB then it can’t be scanned by scanpst.exe because it only support less than 2 GB. In this case you can use external party tool to scan your files.

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