How to Fix Emails not Syncing in Outlook (Windows 10)

Annoyed with Outlook emails not syncing? Use Remo Repair PST to fix the error and get access to all your emails once again. Read this article to know more.

Some issues are common with Outlook after Windows updates. One such error is emails not syncing. This occurs due to mismatch in settings on the server and the local email account. To troubleshoot the issue manually, please follow the steps below.

  • Start Microsoft Outlook and click on File tab
  • Under the Info section, click on Account Settings
  • In accounts settings, select the email account which has problems syncing and click on Repair
  • The Repair Account dialogue will open. Verify all fields within Repair Account box and click on Next
  • Outlook will repair your account by enabling network connection, search for the email account settings and then log on to the mail server to confirm the settings. If not, it will repair any issues.
  • Once the process is complete, Outlook displays a success message. If not, it will display error messages, which you can further analyse and troubleshoot.
  • Click Close > Finish. Restart your Outlook and check if the issue is resolved


Other reasons for emails not syncing in Outlook

If the above method doesn’t resolve your issue, emails not syncing could be due to other reasons. Other reasons include corruption in Outlook data files called PST. PST files are saved on the systems and they contain a backup of all your Outlook email accounts. Corruption in these files can lead to problems with the normal functioning of Outlook. Reasons for PST corruption include system crash, improper shutdown of system or due to the large size of the file itself.

In order to repair these files, there is a built in tool called Scanpst.exe. This tool repairs corruption issues however it has certain disadvantages. The tool can take a long time and may require you to run it multiple times before the error can be fixed. It also involves a risk of losing valuable data. Hence, it is best to use professional tools designed specifically for this purpose.

Remo Recover is a great tool to corrupt PST files and recover all its attributes. It extracts contents of your corrupt PST file. Then, it repairs the issues and generates healthy files. This way, it doesn’t alter your original files. It is a simple to use software and is comfortable for users with less technical knowledge as well.

More on Remo Repair PST

  • Supports all versions of Outlook including the latest Outlook 2016
  • Compatible with Windows XP, Vista, Windows 2003 up to 2010
  • Generates repaired PST file in 2003-2016 format for easy import
  • The tool also recovers deleted emails from Outlook. The guide how to recover deleted emails Outlook 2016 explains the recovery process in detail.

Steps to Fix your PST file:

Download Remo Repair Outlook software and install it on your system. Now follow the steps mentioned below to fix the error message and get access to PST file.

Step 1: Launch the software. Now browse your corrupt Outlook PST file by using any of these options - “Open PST File”, “Find PST File”, “Select Outlook Profile”.

Outlook PST File Not Found Fix

Step 2: Select the destination path where you want to save the repaired PST file using “Browse” option and click on “Repair” button

Outlook PST File not Found Fix

Step 3: After completion of repair process, the software provides an option to “Preview” repaired PST file along with its recovered attributes

Outlook PST File Not Found Fix