Microsoft® Outlook Express hangs
Does your Microsoft Outlook Express hangs at times?
Microsoft Outlook Express is one of the most advanced basic desktop e-mail clients. This e-mail client comes installed with Windows XP Operating System. With the help of this e-mail client, users attain the capability to connect to e-mail accounts which uses IMAP or POP protocols. It includes various features within it such as Inbox, Calendar, OneNote, contacts etc. There might arise different issues while using this e-mail client. One such issue is that Microsoft Outlook Express hangs sometimes. When this issue arises, users might not be able to send or receive any mails. If you are experiencing difficulties while sending and receiving e-mails, unexpected stuck while using Microsoft Outlook Express, it might be due to variety of factors.
Following is some information about the issue when Microsoft Outlook Express hangs in a system, it’s possible causes and some tips to fix such issues:
- Tips to fix these issues
Most common causes due to which Microsoft Outlook Express hangs are problems with Internet connectivity, presence of malicious infections like bugs, viruses etc in the system, problems with incorrect configuration in account settings in this e-mail client etc. Microsoft Outlook Express mainly hangs after sending or receiving certain messages or e-mails. This hanging could be also caused due to corrupted Microsoft Outlook Express application installed in the system, large size of files, non-supportive file formats, lack of system requirements, due to incompatibility, improper installation etc.
When Microsoft Outlook Express hangs, users might not be able to send or receive e-mails or any messages. This could stop the full functionality of the application and sometimes might lead to issues in system performance also. After it hangs, users may not experience the full functionality of the application. When Microsoft Outlook Express hangs, it mainly creates and displays error messages and alerts to warn the users.
There are many methods to fix the issues that occurs after Microsoft Outlook Express hangs. The foremost step to be taken in order to solve this issue is to verify your Internet connection. Offering the system with powerful antivirus software can resolve all issues created by bugs and viruses. Repairing corrupted PST files, correcting account settings, proper installation, disabling firewall and add-ins can also help in solving this issue. Users are also recommended to avoid floods in inbox, sent items and have to ensure proper updates of OS and Microsoft Outlook Express in the system.
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