Send/receive error 0x8004010f in Outlook 2010 or 2013

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Error 0x8004010F when you try to send/receive email in Outlook 2010 or 2013

Error 0x8004010f when you try to send/receive the email in Outlook 2010 or 2013. This issue might occur when the Outlook profile got corrupted. In order to fix the issue with the error 0x8004010f, you can try creating a new profile.

When you try to perform send receive error in Outlook, you may receive the following error:

Resolution Steps:

In order to fix the issue with the error 0x8004010f, identify the current location of your default Outlook data file and then create a new Outlook profile. Follow the below troubleshooting steps to perform the same.

Locate the default Outlook data file:
  1. Press Windows logo + R keys to open the Run Window, type control and press enter to open the Control panel Window.
  2. Change the View by to Small icons and open Mail in it.
  3. In the Mail Setup – Outlook dialog box, click Show Profiles.

4. Select your Outlook profile, and click on Properties.

5. In the Mail Setup – Outlook dialog box, click Data Files.

6. Select the Data Files tab in the Account Settings dialog box, and then note the name and location of the default data file for your profile (a check mark will denote the default data file).

7. Click on Close.

Create a New Outlook Profile:

Outlook new profile can be created in two different methods.

Method 1: Use auto account setup to create an IMAP or POP3 account.

Note: If your email server supports both IMAP and POP3, auto account setup will create an IMAP account by default. You will need to follow the manual steps in order to create a POP3 account. However, if your email server supports ONLY a POP3, auto account setup will create a POP3 account.

  1. Press Windows logo + R keys to open the Run Window, type control and press enter to open the Control panel Window.
  2. In the Mail Setup – Outlook dialog box, click Show Profiles.

3. On the General tab in the Mail dialog box, click Add.

4. In the New Profile dialog box, type a new profile name, and then click OK.

5. In the Add New Account dialog box, type your email account information, and then click Next.

6. Once the configuration is completed, click on Finish.

Method 2: Manually create IMAP or POP3 email account
  1. Press Windows logo + R keys to open the Run Window, type control and press enter to open the Control panel Window.
  2. In the Mail Setup – Outlook dialog box, click on Show Profiles.

3. On the General tab in the Mail dialog box, click Add.

4. In the New Profile dialog box, type a new profile name, and then click OK.

5. In the Add New Account dialog box, select Manually configure server settings or additional server types, and then click Next.

6. In the Choose Service dialog box, select Internet E-mail, and then click Next.

7. In the Internet E-mail Settings dialog box, type your account details.trailer film

8. Click Test Account Settings to test your account.
Note: Contact your Internet service provider if you are unsure of the correct account details.

9. Select Existing Outlook Data File, and then click Browse.

10. In the Open Outlook Data File dialog box, browse to and then select the Outlook data file you previously located. Click OK.

11. Click on Next.

12. In the Test Account Settings dialog box, click Close and click Finish.

Step 3 – Configure your new Outlook profile as the default profile

If you want to set the new Outlook profile as the default profile, follow these steps:

  1. On the General tab of the Mail dialog box, select Always use this profile.
  2. Click the drop-down under Always use this profile, and then select the new profile.
  3. Click OK to close the Mail dialog box.

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