According to Wikipedia, there are approximately 400 million Microsoft Outlook users around the world. Most of these users are desktop users, who use Outlook through the Outlook app of the Microsoft Office package. Sometimes, however, the applications throw errors when they don’t work smoothly. [pii_email_b47d29538f12c20da426] is one of the most common errors that Microsoft Outlook users have reported. This [pii_email_b47d29538f12c20da426] error is so common, that it’s reported by one-fifth of Outlook users.

Like the error, the solution for [pii_email_b47d29538f12c20da426] is so common that even a nontechnical person can fix this error easily. We will share the different methods or solutions for solving the [pii_email_b47d29538f12c20da426] error in your outlook. We will first briefly explain what the [pii_email_b47d29538f12c20da426] error is.

What is [pii_email_b47d29538f12c20da426] and How they occur?

Unlike the [pii_email_c742a940ba384394925d] error where the particular cause was unknown, we know the specific cause for the [pii_email_b47d29538f12c20da426] error.

The[pii_email_b47d29538f12c20da426]  error is caused by the installation process, which is why you’re seeing [pii_email_be5f33dbc1906d2b5336] which was caused by using an incompatible version of Outlook. The pii_email_b47d29538f12c20da426 error is caused by an error during the installation process. While it is the primary reason for this error, it is not always the case. Misconfigurations of SMTP can also result in this error [pii_email_b47d29538f12c20da426] like [pii_email_37f47c404649338129d6]. Below we have mentioned other reasons for pii_email_b47d29538f12c20da426 error.

  • Outlook Application Broken
  • Outlook does not work with Windows
  • You have pirated Microsoft Outlook
  • You can duplicate or create multiple accounts
  • The user profile has been corrupted
  • Firewall rules block the application

How to solve [pii_email_b47d29538f12c20da426] error?

Now that you know the cause for your [pii_email_b47d29538f12c20da426] problem let’s discuss the solution for this. The following 6 steps will be used to fix the problem. To ensure your error is fixed, just follow each step one at a time.

Solution 1 [pii_email_b47d29538f12c20da426]: Check For Outlook Version

As mentioned earlier the error [pii_email_b47d29538f12c20da426] occurs during installation, which means the installation process may have skipped some steps because your desktop version is not compatible with the Outlook version you are installing. Make sure that you have the correct version of Outlook installed. Follow these steps to check your outlook version.

  • Open Microsoft Outlook on your desktop.
  • Select About Microsoft Office Outlook from the Help Menu.

Within the About section of Outlook, you will find information about the version of Outlook you are using.

Check the Outlook version in your Outlook application. Next, go to this link and verify that you have the correct version. If the Outlook version is not compatible, uninstall it and then install the compatible version. Your problem with [pii_email_b47d29538f12c20da426] should be resolved.

We recommend uninstalling Outlook if you do not have a compatible version. You can download it from Microsoft’s official website. The pirated or third-party downloaded version of Outlook could also be installed. If that’s the case then its obvious to receive [pii_email_b47d29538f12c20da426] error.

Also Read: Why do I get the [pii_email_a7b93224472ff079e7ed] error?

Solution 2 [pii_email_b47d29538f12c20da426]:  – Delete LocalAppData, AppData

If you have never cleared temp files like LocalAppData and AppData of Outlook then it’s most probable those the unwanted temp files from your RAM caused [pii_email_b47d29538f12c20da426]. As you know the duplicate account is the most common reason for the pii_email problem not to mention [pii_email_b47d29538f12c20da426] as well, and the unwanted temp files also act as duplicate accounts so it’s better to remove all of the unwanted temp files from your PC. Follow the below steps to remove unwanted files from your computer.

  • To open the run dialog, type Control + into your keyboard
  • Type ” Appdata%”

It is recommended that you delete all files in AppData. If you are unsure of what you are doing or don’t want to risk it, search for the Outlook folder and delete it. You will need to delete files from LocalAppData after you’ve deleted the AppData files. The steps are the same.

Follow these steps:

  • To open the run dialog, type Control + into your keyboard
  • Type ” Localappdata%”
  • After you have opened LocalAppData, close it. Delete all files in this folder.

Go back to Microsoft and see if you are still viewing [pii_email_b47d29538f12c20da426] after clearing all the cache and cookies.

Solution 3 [pii_email_b47d29538f12c20da426]:  – Check for Antivirus Firewall rules

If the version of Microsoft Outlook that you are running is not from an official source, then you will receive the [pii_email_b47d29538f12c20da426] error code as we discussed in solution 1. But that’s not the only reason you are getting [pii_email_b47d29538f12c20da426] error. The problem could be caused by the antivirus or window protector you use. Sometimes antivirus and firewall rules set by windows defender can detect the pirated software and block or stops the way Microsoft Outlook is supposed to work and cause an [pii_email_b47d29538f12c20da426] error.

The only way to fix this is to uninstall the program and reinstall it or disable the antivirus. For instructions on disabling your antivirus, visit the official website. If you don’t use any antivirus, Windows Defender is the default antivirus. Follow these steps to disable windows defender

  • Select Start > Settings>>> Windows Security > Windows Security > Viral & Threat Protection > Manage settings.
  • Switch Real-time protection to Off.

You may want to check whether the problem with [pii_email_b47d29538f12c20da426] is fixed or not after you disable Windows defender or antivirus.Move on to the next solution if it’s not resolved.

Solution 4 [pii_email_b47d29538f12c20da426]:: Use CANPST.html

canpst was discussed in our previous application. This application was created by Microsoft to fix various types of Outlook errors. Many users have reported the problem to the Microsoft team. In Outlook, this tool can help you resolve the error [pii_email_b47d29538f12c20da426].

You can use SCANPST.exe to solve the [pii_email_b47d29538f12c20da426] error by following these steps:

  • You can open My Computer from your desktop.
  • Navigate to Programm Files > Microsoft Office > Office your Version. Office14 is there, Office 18 is there, and so on.
  • Search for SCANPST.exe in the Folder and run it as administrator.
  • After the application has been opened, click Browse. From the Browse window, select the corrupted PST file.
  • After you’ve selected the corrupted PST File, click on “Start”.
  • Click on “Make a backup before repairing” to make a backup. Once you’ve chosen the location to store the backup, click “Save.”.

You need to repair the damaged PST files first, then check if you are still experiencing an error [pii_email_b47d29538f12c20da426]. If the error has gone away, you can continue using Microsoft Outlook as normal. It’s no surprise that you received the email pii_email_b47d29538f12c20da426 when the PST file was corrupted.

Solution 5 [pii_email_b47d29538f12c20da426]: – Check for Duplicate Account

When you have a duplicate or multiple account, you are likely to see the [pii_email_b47d29538f12c20da426] error, as it resembles the [pii_email_37f47c404649338129d6]. Duplicate accounts are the main cause of all pii_email problems. These steps will help you determine if you have a duplicate account and how to delete it.

  • Open the Control panel on your desktop. Select “large categories” as the view.
  • Next, click on Mail
  • After you have clocked on mail, you’ll see a popup screen. Click on ” EMail accounts”.
  • You will then see all your email accounts in Microsoft Outlook.
  • Verify if there are duplicate accounts. If duplicate accounts exist, delete them.

After you have deleted duplicate accounts, it is recommended to add a new account and delete all existing accounts. You should now go back and check whether this [pii_email_b47d29538f12c20da426] error has been fixed or notContinue with the next solution if the problem persists..

Final Words

That’s all the possible reasons to solve the pii_email_b47d29538f12c20da426 error in Microsoft Office. If you are still facing the error code then you can try the solutions mentioned in [pii_email_c742a940ba384394925d] as well because most of the solutions to solve all the pii_email problems are similar.

By Manali