How to Get Rid of the [pii_email_be5f33dbc1906d2b5336] Error

What Causes [pii_email_be5f33dbc1906d2b5336]

When you try to use the Microsoft Outlook application, you may encounter some issues, such as error 0x80070021, error 0x800ccc0e, error 0x80042109, etc. Today, let’s discuss the other error message — [pii_email_be5f33dbc1906d2b5336].

What causes the pii_email_be5f33dbc1906d2b5336 error? The following are some reasons for the issue.

How to Fix pii_email_be5f33dbc1906d2b5336 error? Find the solutions in the next part.

How to Fix [pii_email_be5f33dbc1906d2b5336]

1. Log out All the Accounts

Since the [pii_email_be5f33dbc1906d2b5336] issue can be caused by the multiple Outlook accounts, it’s recommended to lo out all the logged-in accounts. Then, you can check if the issue has been fixed. If not, try the next.

2. Clear Cache and Cookies

The easiest way to fix the error code [pii_email_be5f33dbc1906d2b5336] is to clear all the browser’s cache and history and delete the stored cookies. Here, we take Google Chrome as an example.

Step 1: Open Google Chrome and click the Settings option.

Step 2: Navigate to the Privacy and security part and click the Site settings option.

Step 3: Click Cookies and site data and click See all cookies and site data. Then, click the Remove All option.

Then, you can check if the [pii_email_be5f33dbc1906d2b5336] error has been fixed.

Also see: How to Clear Cookies on Chrome, Firefox and Edge

3. Reinstall Outlook

There is another way for you to fix the Outlook error [pii_email_be5f33dbc1906d2b5336]. To fix it, you can choose to reinstall Outlook. In general, reinstalling Outlook should help you to fix this Outlook error.

To reinstall Outlook, you can go to Microsoft’s official site and download it. When it is finished, reboot your computer and check if the error [pii_email_be5f33dbc1906d2b5336] is fixed.

4. Disable Antivirus Temporarily

Check whether your antivirus software has email scanning settings, because some configuration changes or the default features of the antivirus software may restrict Outlook’s connection to the server. Thus, you had better disable it temporarily. Here. I take Windows Defender as an example.

Step 1: Type Settings in the Search box to open the Settings application.

Step 2: Choose Update & Security and navigate to Windows Security. Then, click Open Windows Security.

Step 3: Click Virus & threat protection. Then, click the Windows Defender Antivirus option part. Finally, turn off the periodic scanning.

Then, check to see if the “one or more network protocols are missing on this computer Ethernet” issue has been fixed. If not, try the next method.

Also see: Is Antivirus Necessary for Windows 10/8/7? Get the Answer Now!

5. Check Your Internet Connection

Interference with the Internet connection will cause an error [pii_email_be5f33dbc1906d2b5336]. To rule out this possibility, you can check whether other internet-connected devices can use the Internet normally. If no, there should be something wrong with the Internet connection. You can restart the router or modem to have a try.

Final Words

Here is all the information on how to fix the [pii_email_be5f33dbc1906d2b5336] error. If you meet the same error, you can try the methods mentioned above. Your issue can be fixed by one of them.


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Originally published at on February 3, 2021.