Summary: In this blog, we will tell you about the “Outlook Error 0x80190194” and its causes. Afterward, we will provide you a step-by-step procedure to fix the address book error 0x80190194 in Outlook 2019, 2016, 2013, 2010, 2007, 2003.
Microsoft Outlook is a kind of personal information manager. It provide the functionality to save your emails, contacts & other items in one place. Additionally, it helps users to create an Offline Address Book (OAB) file which is a downloadable address list. They can easily access this list even if they get disconnected from Exchange Online.
When user try to update their Exchange Offline Address Books (OAB), they encounter with the “Task reported error (0x80190194) : ‘The operation failed”. Generally, this error appears when your OAB file is Web Distribution only enabled.
Besides this, there are many reasons that may lead to this error code in Outlook client. Let’s have a quick glance.
These are some factors that responsible for this Outlook email error code 0x80190194:
Here are some simple manual methods that will help you to resolve this 0x80190194 error that occur while updating the OAB files.
First of all run the anti-virus scan to check the virus or malware infections. If your system is virus- free then try uninstall the Outlook and install the update version of Outlook application.
Another way to resolve the issue is by recreating the profile in Outlook account. Look at the steps required to do so.
If you are still having issues with your OAB files then it is likely that your OAB issues are rooted deeper in your mail profile. In that case, it is required to re-create a profile in Outlook account.
Outlook users can create a new OAB file by renaming the available OAB files as explained below.
Note: This step is applicable in Outlook 2010 and above versions. In Outlook 2007 version, you need to rename the files individually by putting .old in the names.
You can create a replica of offline address book to the OAB directories to be accessed and downloaded by client manually.
These were some free methods by which you can resolve Outlook error 0x80190194 that occurs while updating the OAB files. But in case, these methods doesn’t fix this issue, it means Exchange database file is corrupted. So, we recommend you to go for expert tool to repair the corrupted files.
EDB Recovery Wizard is a professional software which is specially designed to repair database corruption-related issues. In case of a server crash and EDB file corruption, the tool will recover data from corrupted mailboxes files.
In this blog, we have explained possible reasons for getting Outlook error 0x80190194 while updating their Exchange Offline Address Book (OAB). We have discussed all the possible solutions to resolve the address book error 0x80190194.