This document explains how to fix Microsoft Outlook Could Not Create The Work File. Check The Temp Environment Variable error code if it is not working properly or throwing an error while updating,  launching/opening, performing action like sending or receiving emails, configuring emails etc.

This solutions applies for following version of Microsoft Outlook:

  • Outlook 2016
  • Outlook 365
  • Outlook 2013
  • Outlook 2010
  • Outlook 2007
  • Microsoft Office (2013/365/2016)
Error Code Log
Avg. Time to Resolve Issue   30 mins
Difficulty Critical
Log Name: Microsoft Outlook <version> 7.12
Source: Memory Fault
Also known as: Outlook fehler code, foutcode, fejlkode, code d’erreur, codice di errore, feil kode, cod de eroare, código de error
Operating System
  • Windows 7
  • Windows 8
  • Windows 10
Level: Memory Level
User: <Outlook username>
Description:
  • Faulting Application Name: Microsoft Outlook <Application name>, version: 2.9.6875.88755, time stamp: 0×67557554
  • Faulting module name: Outlook  error.dll, version: 9.7.2359.36902
  • Exception code: 0xe01d416d
  • Fault offset: 0xe09d128e
  • Faulting process ID: 0×705
  • Faulting application start time: 0x16gffb7f68779551
  • Faulting application path: ~<userpath>
  • Faulting module path: ~C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Outlook\<appname>
  • Report ID: f2c17e29-5332-41b5-3699-1569daa7a647

Cause of Outlook Could Not Create The Work File. Check The Temp Environment Variable Error Code

  • Slow Internet Connection
  • Temp files location is infected with active threat

How to fix Outlook Error Code

Step 1: Temporarily Disable any installed 3rd Party Antivirus

Some times Antivirus/Malware/Adware programs mark Microsoft office installer files as Spam and block it from installing. Please refer your vendors website for disabling it temporarily. Once installation is done you can activate it again.

Step 2: Start Outlook in Safe Mode
1. Press Win Key + R and Enter “Outlook /safe”
2. Click OK.

In most cases Outlook error 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.

You can chat one-on-one with one of our Outlook Support Representative 24/7 by clicking on the Chat button.

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Last Updated: 24/02/2016
Solution ID: 654561

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