(Solved) Microsoft Outlook has encountered a problem and needs to close

Microsoft Outlook is a very useful and dynamic Office suit that is used to receive and send message to the other computer or within an organization without connecting with internet. The data or the files that you send or receive come to you with an extension named .PST. Actually PST file is a file that contains mails, messages, calendars, events, and many more things that you can use to send or receive. But sometimes it prompts “Microsoft Outlook has encountered a problem and needs to close” while you are using the Outlook. This error message is very complicated to resolve as it doesn’t tell you the exact cause for the error issue. But you have to resolve this issue manually or with the help of a third party tool. You can use Outlook PST Repair Tool to fix the problem efficiently.

Compatible with Outlook 2000, 2002, 2003, 2007, 2010, 2013 and supports Windows 8, 7 (32-bit/64-bit), Vista (32-bit/64-bit ), 2003, XP, 2000, NT4 (SP6).

What are the symptoms –

While you are accessing the Outlook files then it prompts “Microsoft Outlook has encountered a problem and needs to close” on the screen of your computer and prevents you to use the Outlook. It stops you send or receive mails and tells you to close the application.

What are the causes –

The error message may come to your computer due to the corruption in the PST files, due to the virus infection, application failure; the location of the PST files is unavailable, malicious emails or corrupt attachments.

How to resolve “Microsoft Outlook has encountered a problem and needs to close” error

  1. First of all close the Outlook application and other files that use PST file.
  2. Find out the corrupt PST file that is causing the error.
  3. Recover the data from the PST file using inbox repair tool.
  4. Get the backup of the corrupt PST file.
  5. Now rename the original PST file.

These manual steps will help you to get rid of “Microsoft Outlook has encountered a problem and needs to close” error message. But if you have no idea to complete the process then you should use Outlook PST Repair Tool to fix the process.

Compatible with Outlook 2000, 2002, 2003, 2007, 2010, 2013 and supports Windows 8, 7 (32-bit/64-bit), Vista (32-bit/64-bit ), 2003, XP, 2000, NT4 (SP6).

Outlook PST Repair Tool is a very dynamic and well featured tool that repairs the corruption in the PST files and enhances the performance of the Outlook amazingly. You can use this tool to recover the lost data during the repairing process also.


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