Microsoft Outlook Error code 0x80040600!
An unknown error has occurred. 0x80040600
Generally, user of Microsoft Outlook 2002, 2003, 2007 and 2010 encounter with such an error message when using Outlook on Windows XP, Vista, and Windows 7, try to read email in Outlook inbox or when click on Send/receive button.
The simple and genuine reason for facing such kind of error is corruption in the .pst file. PST file is the personal folder which generally stores emails, calendar, tasks, journal etc. You are getting this error message when you are trying to send or receive email. It means there is some issue with the PST file. Corruption is the foremost and main reason for any issue in the Outlook application. To get rid from Outlook 0x80040600 error, you are required to fix the corruption issue from outlook and for this repair corrupted PST file.
To repair corrupted PST file you can use inbuilt Inbox repair tool. This is the official and prominent tool which a user can use to repair corrupted PST file. Locate it at its default location. Location of inbox repair tool (scanpst.exe) different with different outlook version and the operating system you are using. So collect information about this and find the scanpst.exe. Double click on it to launch tool. After that locate corrupted PST file. Tool thoroughly scans file, detect errors and repair it. It is advised to make backup of file before start of repair process.
If you are using PST file of ANSI-format and is larger than the 2GB then this tool won't work to repair PST file. It also doesn't work when there is severe corruption because it can only repair file having corruption in header. So to get rid from Error code 0x80040600, it is advised to take help from alternative tool called PST repair tool.
This third party utility is used to repair corrupted file without any condition. Use it in any corruption scenario. User friendly interface is the one of the best part of this software. This is compatible with all latest version of Outlook and with all Windows operating system.