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How To Troubleshoot Outlook Express 0x800CCC0E Error?

The Outlook Express error 0X800CCC0E triggers while there is a problem with Microsoft Outlook, Outlook Express or even there is an issue in Windows Mail. It is caused due to conflict with Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP) servers when users are working with their E-mail program. Users may get these symptoms like SMTP, Port: 25, Secure(SSL): No, Socket Error: 10051, Error Number: 0X800CCC0E, SMTP, Port: 25, Secure(SSL): No, Socket Error: 10060, Error Number: 0X800CCC0E and SMTP, Port: 25, Secure(SSL): No, Socket Error: 10061, Error Number: 0X800CCC0E. Read this blog and all below instructions to know how to Fix Outlook 0x800CCC0E Error where each step has been explained in detail by our experts.

Steps to troubleshoot Outlook Express 0x800CCC0E error

Step 1: Choose a proper account

  • The very initial step is simply to navigate to the “Accounts settings” which is located just under the “Tools menu” icon.
  • Just click the “Mail tab” icon and then, choose which account you wish to change.
  • Next, one needs to press the button which is labeled as “Properties” icon.

Step 2: Dealing with Server information section

  • Tap on the “Server tab” first and then, search for the “Server Information” section.
  • To go ahead in the process of resolving the Outlook Express error 0X800CCC0E, one now needs to delete all the recent executing Outgoing Mail (SMTP) text box and then, type in “smtp.live.com.”

Step 3: Dealing with Outgoing Mail Server and Login Information

  • The next step will be to look for the Outgoing Mail Server section and then, make a selection of the check box which is labeled as “My Server Requires Authentication”.
  • Press the “Settings” button now and then; look for all the “Login Information’ section.
  • Hit the ‘Log On” icon by making use of the key board button.

Step 4: Handling the MSN Member ID

  • The MSN ID should be your username where it is advised for users to type the “MSN Member ID” in the “Account Name text box” in a proper manner.
  • Next in the password checkbox, carefully type the “MSN Member password’ and hit on the check box which is labeled as ‘Log On” icon with the help of “Secure Password Authentication” process.

Step 5:  Closeting of the Outgoing Mail Server

  • Close your “Outgoing Mail Server box” as well as the “Mail Account Properties box” by hitting the “OK” button.
  • At last, press “Close to finish setting up the account” icon. 

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