Written By Adom Smith
Updated on June 7th, 2020
This article comprises the causes and solution of Outlook error 0x800ccc0e when cannot connect to the server.
When you work on Outlook email client, sometimes our work is disturbed. This disturbance can be caused by the errors which come across while working. This is the error which you face when your outlook cannot connect to the server. Some Outlook user shared his query like
“I tried booting in clean mode – suggested for the (0x800ccc0e) error.
That didn’t help. Now I’m back to the original error. HELP!!!! This is driving me crazy”
It would be better for you if you know the reasons behind this issue. Have a look at these.
The possible reasons which result in this error are mentioned below. As per the need, I also described the solution for the causes along with it. Refer the below section for some causes.
If you find the dubious emails, it is suggested that you should delete them. Because they can produce some unwanted situations by which you are unable to perform read/write functions.
Sometimes, the antivirus is performing the scan process at the same time when some email transmission is also on way. So, there are chances that antivirus interrupts the transmission of emails. To avoid this situation, deactivate the installed antivirus or some other virus scanners.
Once you should check all the settings of email account like username, password, send/receive settings should be correct. The entered email address should also be correct. If you found any improper settings, make the required changes.
Due to the poor connectivity of your internet, your Outlook is not connected to the server. So, make sure there should be good connectivity.
There is a possibility to recover the error 0x800ccc0e by launching MS Outlook in safe mode. Follow the following steps to do the same.
Go to the Search bar, type outlook.exe/safe and press Enter.
Go to Start>Run, type outlook.exe/safe and click on OK.
By changing the SMTP server settings you can overcome the IMAP error 0x800ccc0e. Follow the following steps.
If the above method fails to repair error you can follow the below method
There is a possibility that server settings are incorrect for that you can change the settings.
If you want the fast recovery you can try an alternate solution Outlook PST File Repair Tool. This tool will fix the issue outlook cannot connect to the server. This software will also repair the corruption if it is present in PST files.
I have discussed 7 methods; you can go for any method which is suitable for you. In case you want effective and instant recovery then it is advised to use the automated method.
About The Author:
Adom Smith is a DataRecoveryHelp Technology Writer. He is a technology enthusiast with over 3 years of experience in Data Recovery, IoT, Artificial Intelligence, and Robotics. He enjoys researching and sharing DIY solutions as well as tips and tricks for resolving Windows technical issues.
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