Microsoft Outlook is the popular application of MS Office and it is developed by Microsoft. It is the email client application which is used to send and receive emails. It also helps to manage things like journals, events, calendar, and contacts etc. You can install this useful application of MS Office through office.com/setup. It is useful in both homes and in Offices. It is easy to use but some users face the Outlook error code 0x800ccc1a. This error occurs when there is an issue in Secure Socket Layer (SSL). If this error exists in your device you cannot perform tasks like sending and opening emails in your Outlook. In this blog, you will read the solution of the MS Outlook error code 0x800ccc1a.
Symptoms Of This Outlook Error Code 0x800ccc1a:
The symptoms of this error are crash of Window, system freezes for few seconds, frequent crash of PC, you will face error in dialog box whenever you open it, and also windows take time to respond to keyboard and mouse input or window is running slowly.
Causes of This Outlook Error Code 0x800ccc1a:
The causes of this error are encryption type, damaged Outlook Profile, Incorrect Port Number, and antivirus also causes the error in your device.
Solution to This Outlook Error Code 0x800ccc1a:
- Reconfigure SSL Encryption and Port Number Setting: For this, first you have to open Microsoft Outlook and then you have to click on the file and then just choose Info. After this, you have to go to Account Settings option. Now in the email account window, you have to click on ‘Advanced’ tab and then you have to uncheck ‘this server needs an encrypted connection (SSL) in the incoming server.’ Then you have to tap on ‘Ok’ button and then just click on Next option. At last, press on Finish button and then select Close option. After this, you have to restart the Microsoft Outlook.
- Use Outlook Inbox Repair Tool to Repair Outlook PST Files: For this, first you have to open ‘File Explorer’ and then you have to go to ‘\Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office 12’ folder. Now you have to click on ‘scanpst.exe’ and then you have to select the damaged .pst file. After this, you have to click on ‘Start’ repairing it and also click on repair if you have any error message. When your error gets fixed, then you will receive the message ‘repair complete.’
- Run Window System File Checker: For this, first you have to click on ‘Start’ button and then you have to type ‘Command’ in the search box. After this, you have to press ‘CTRL +SHIFT’ button and then click on Enter key. Now you have to click on ‘Yes’ button in the dialog box. Then you will see the black window and you have to type ‘sfc /scannow’ and press Enter key. Now you have to open ‘System File Checker’ to scan all error and then you have to restart Microsoft Outlook.
This method will fix the error but if in case the error persists then you can try the Stellar Outlook Repair Software. For details, you can visit to the website of MS Office via www.office.com/setup.