N/APosted on - 08/18/2012
Why does my outlook shows an error message saying it can not download newsgroups. Is there any fixes available to solve this problem?
Error: Unable to download the list of newsgroups. An error has occurred
Why my outlook cannot download newsgroups?
Check again if you can able to use this feature or you can able to download the list of newsgroups with your Microsoft Outlook Express. If this works fine before, try restarting your computer then try it again.
You should also check if your computer has an active and stable internet connection to complete the task. Check your machine’s connection settings or configuration then try it again.
If it still failed, maybe you can try it again some other time. It’s possible that the server is down and can not be reached. This is only temporary and should work again soon.
You may also try checking your computer for any possible errors. Use a disk utility application to check the system. Or, you can check your computer for possible virus infection that might affect the program’s functionality.
Update your antivirus then run a full system scan on your machine.