Fix Outlook Error 0x80042108 while Sending/Receiving emails

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One of the most used email applications is Microsoft Outlook program. As in other Microsoft program, Outlook also can make the problems. Its problem is Error 0x80042108. Usually, that error 0x80042108 occurs when the users of Outlook try to read, send, reply or forward the messages. The Error 0x80042108 in Outlook can be caused by Invalid Outlook settings, Virus or malware infection, Damaged or corrupted system files, Corrupted Windows registry files, Incomplete installation of Outlook, Installation of a program which causes conflict with Outlook files, Junk files with active threats, Installed third-party program and Firewall, Unstable or unreliable Internet connection and Accumulated emails in Outlook mailbox.

By the way, are you the user of Outlook? Do you ever experience the Error 0x80042108? In this article we will explain you the methods to fix the Error 0x80042108 in Outlook. So if you get the problem about Error 0x80042108, you can try to fix it.  Let’s see in the text below.

Method 1: Uninstall and Reinstall Outlook Program.

  1. Please go to “Start Menu”.
  2. Then please click “Programs and Features”.
  3. Afterwards In the list of programs, you have to find “Microsoft Outlook”.
  4. Then please double-click or right-click on the program and select “Uninstall/Change”.
  5. Next you have to follow the instructions on the screen to uninstall Outlook completely.
  6. After that please restart your computer.
  7. The last you can reinstall Outlook correctly.

Method 2: Repair Outlook Program.

  1. Please go to “Start Menu”.
  2. Then please type “scanpst.exe” in search box. Press enter.
  3. Afterwards automatically the process of repair Outlook Program will begin.
  4. Please wait for a few minutes until the process of repair Outlook Program has finish.
  5. The last if the process is over, you can launch Outlook to check whether the error 0x80042108 was fixed or not.

Method 3: Install Updates.

  1. Please go to “Start Menu”.
  2. Then please type “update” in search box. Press enter.
  3. Afterwards you will see “Windows Update” dialogue box with the uninstalled updates.
  4. Next you have to right-click on each update to install them.
  5. After that you can restart your computer and check whether the error 0x80042108 was resolved or not.

Method 4: Update Computer Drivers.

  1. Please right-click on “My Computer” and then please select “Properties”.
  2. Then you have to select “Device Manager” in “Properties”.
  3. Afterwards please look for devices with a yellow exclamation sign in the list of the devices. If you find them, you can right-click and select “Update Driver”.
  4. The last please restart your computer and check whether the error 0x80042108 was resolved or not.

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Method 5: Activate Windows Update Service

  1. Please click “Start” and then click “Run”.
  2. Afterwards once the “Open box” pops up, please type “cmd”. Click Enter.
  3. Then from the command prompt, please type the following commands. And click Enter after you type each of them.

–          net start bits

–          net start wuauserv

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