This document explains how to fix Microsoft Outlook error 0x850500 if it is not working properly or throwing an error while installing, updating, launching/opening, performing action like sending or receiving emails, configuring emails etc.
The error may appear when we try to sync our mail.
This solutions applies for following version of Microsoft Outlook:
Microsoft Office (2013/365/2016)
Error InformationError Descripton
Error 0x850500 Outlook Overview
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Also Known as
Outlook fehler code 0x850500, foutcode 0x850500, fejlkode 0x850500, code d’erreur 0x850500, codice di errore 0x850500, feil kode 0x850500, cod de eroare 0x850500, código de error 0x850500
0x850500 Error Code Log
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Microsoft Outlook <version> 1.95
Incompatible System Files
Faulting Application Name: Microsoft Outlook <Application name>, version: 1.0.6971.97400, time stamp: 0×21419140
Faulting module name: Outlook event.dll, version: 5.9.3533.67156
1. Press Windows Key + R. Run Dialogue Box will open up.
2. Type “Outlook /safe” and Click OK.
In most cases Outlook error 0x850500 should be resolved by following above steps. If however the issue still persists it means there is some critical issue with your system which needs to be fixed manually and is recommended to be done by an experienced Computer Technician.
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