0x800CCC0E Issue: Failed to Connect Server with Email Client

Windows Live Mail 0x800CCC0E Error

Effects and Reasons of Windows Live Mail 0x800CCC0E Error

There are various reasons due to which IXP_E_FAILED_TO_CONNECT error is caused:

  1. Antivirus block messages as malware or virus

  2. Server doesn't connect to Email Client

  3. Account is not authenticated by server

0x800CCC0E Error Reasons

Effects of 0x800CCC0E Error are:

  1. Mails not send properly and get corrupted

  2. Complete data not saved on servers and display "Cannot Connect to Server"

The above effects are caused since WLM is not supported by Microsoft.For Further details read following WLM Error

The above error can be resolved easily by using few manual methods but it's recommended that user switches their email clients as soon as possible so that data security remains in safe hands. Further, let us talk about some manual methods to solve above error.

Solution of 0x800ccc0e Error

Follow the steps given below to solve IXP_E_FAILED_TO_CONNECT Error:

  1. Go to Tools. Click on Accounts Settings

  2. Go to Email Tab. and Click on Email details under Name and Type columns

  3. Go to More Settings and Advanced Tab. Change Outgoing SMTP Server. Click Save

Once above steps did update Antivirus or disable and enable it so that it can work properly. This might help in continue the services.

Further, it must be noticed that Windows Live Mail Doesn't support many web servers including Gmail services and Exchange Server. So, These servers will not connect with WLM from Jan 2017.

Alternate Solution for 0x800CCC0E Problem

Further is you want to switch your Email Client you might require a software that can do above task in few minutes. Try a software that converts EML to PST or MSG or back to EML(supports other eml based Email Clients). This software provide you multiple functionalities like Email filtering advanced scan etc.