Error Code 0x80070032 - What is it?
Error Code 0x80070032 is a command that most often relates to codes or commands that have not been entered correctly or do not apply to the given program. It can also appear when mail folders in Windows Mail are not able to sync in the way that they should between the local device and the servers owned by Microsoft.
Common symptoms include:
- Inability to access your emails
- Emails not syncing between devices correctly
- Inability to use certain commands in certain programs
The primary methods used to address Error Code 0x80070032 are fairly basic and easy to complete. Most users should be able to complete these methods on their own and they do not require a lot of time to do. However, if you don’t feel like you have the experience, skills, or knowledge necessary to complete the steps listed below, consider getting in touch with a qualified Windows repair technician to assist you.
Further Information and Manual Repair
There are three basic methods that users can try in order to resolve Error Code 0x80070032 on their machine. These are fairly simple and easy to complete. However, if the methods below aren’t successful in resolving the error code or if you do not feel confident in your ability to use them, get in touch with a certified Windows repair professional to assist you.
If you believe that you are seeing the error due to entering a command that didn’t work, use Method One first. If you believe it is due to a mail syncing error, use Methods Two or Three.
Here are the top methods for addressing Error Code 0x80070032:
Method One: Reinstall the Program in Question
If you believe that you are experiencing Error Code 0x80070032 because of a command that you have entered, the best solution is to reinstall the program in which you were entering the command. You may also want to try updating your program, if able, before reinstalling it. Remember to restart the computer before reattempting to enter in the command that caused the error.
Method Two: Download and Install Windows System Updates
For many users, Error Code 0x80070032 appears because of a bug in one of the versions of Windows 10. If you believe that this is the case, open up your Windows Updates and check to see if there are any updates that you can install.
For users who are only seeing Error Code 0x80070032 because of the bug mentioned above, Windows released an update that should address the error code on its own. If your computer is fully updated, the error may be resolved on its own. Always remember to restart your computer after installing updates so that the necessary changes can take effect.
Method Three: Change Your Windows Mail to Local Access
If the above methods did not resolve the problem successfully, you can switch to local access to your Windows Mail, rather than relying on Microsoft access. To do so, complete the following steps:
- Go into your Windows settings and click on the option for “Accounts.”
- Select the account that you wish to access and choose the option to sign in using a local account.
- Enter your password to verify local access.
- Add in your user name, password, and password hint.
- Sign out of the local account to finish.
Once this is done, you can switch back to your Microsoft account, which should reset your syncing ability. Follow these steps to switch back:
- Go back into your settings, selecting “Accounts” and choosing the proper account.
- Change the option to sign in with a Microsoft account.
- Enter your password, then your username and password again.
- Select “Switch” to change back to the Microsoft account.