Troubleshoot the Outlook Error 0x800ccc0e

The error code 0x800ccc0e is one of the most frequent errors in MS Outlook. It appears due to several reasons such as incorrect email settings, wrong port no., malware or virus attack etc. However, this reported error can be fixed by using the manual approach which involves the following methods:
  1. Check the Internet connection.
  2. Keep proper email settings.
  3. Remove duplicate account.
  4. Clear the messages stuck in Outbox.
  5. Run Outlook in safe mode.
  6. Keep a check on SMTP settings.
  7. Re-check antivirus and firewall settings.
  8. Re-installation of Outlook.

You can follow the above manual methods to fix this particular error 0x800ccc0e. However, sometimes, the problem does not even get fixed by using these techniques. In that case, there are chances that your PST files have been corrupted. You can repair PST file using an Outlook PST File repair tool.