I'm getting email error messages with the code 0x800CCC**. What should I do?

If there’s a problem when you try to send or receive email using Microsoft Outlook, you might get a message containing the error number 0x800CCC**

This can happen for a number of reasons. Here are the most common ones and some solutions you can try.


OLEXP: Error Finding POP3 or SMTP servers when you send or receive E-mail messages.


OLEXP: Error Message: The connection to the server has failed.


Error occurs when you send or receive an email message in Outlook or Outlook Express.


POP3 Outlook Express error: 0x8000CCC18 and Exchange Server


Error message when you view a POP3 e-mail account with antivirus software installed:

The operation timed out waiting for a response from the receiving (POP)

error 0x800ccc78

OL98: Error Message: The message could not be sent because it rejected you as the sender.


error 0x800ccc90

POP3 Outlook Express error: 0x8000CCC18 and Exchange Server


Error message when you try to connect to a POP3 mailbox on Exchange Server 2007:

"There was a problem logging onto your mail server"


The error 0x800CCC92 or error 0x800CCCD2 occurs when you try to retrieve a message from a POP3 server