“0x800ccc0e” error when trying to receive mail in Outlook Express

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Hello there,

I have a query regarding Outlook Express.  I'm sure you guys can help.

I'm getting the “0x800ccc0e” error when trying to receive mail in Outlook Express.  It says that it cannot connect to my server.  What’s wrong?

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Answered By 0 points N/A #123484

“0x800ccc0e” error when trying to receive mail in Outlook Express

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Hi,

If this is the error you are receiving is the first time you run outlook express, then there could only be two main reasons:

1. Your ISP is blocking a particular SMTP port 25, to control the unsolicited / bulk mails sent . In such a case you have to contact your ISP

2. The account configured by you has POP3 as outgoing mail, instead of SMTP. Please check by opening outlook express, file / accounts- outgoing mail. If it is POPs change it to SMTP

3. Your DNS server is not working properly. Make sure, the DNS server information is configured properly in your network connection information

4. A possibility is that the Firewall may be blocking the SMTP connection. Allow the Firewall rule to accept the Outbound SMTP server

5. Your Internet connection may be lost, or is breaking

6. The last reason could be that the SMTP server may be down, you can check with your colleagues or ISP

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Answered By 0 points N/A #123485

“0x800ccc0e” error when trying to receive mail in Outlook Express

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To resolve that problem, you will need to do the following:

  • You will need to check your Outlook Express settings.
  • Make sure that the POP3 and SMTP servers are configured well.
  • Also check that your full user name and password are correct.

Note that for the SMTP, the problem may arise when you misspell it by something like STMP. And you may also have written the addresses with commas rather than using full points. So check out for issues like those and fix them.

Once you have done that, you can then try to connecting the outlook express again.

-Clair Charles

 

Answered By 90 points N/A #123487

“0x800ccc0e” error when trying to receive mail in Outlook Express

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This error code is triggered by incoming and outbound email protection. It doesn't mean that the security software is failing but it try to block email messages going in and out because of too many email messages need to be downloaded. To know more go this Techyv link : Outlook express "0x800ccc0e" error & connection issue

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