How to Fix Outlook Error: 0x800ccc0e

The connection to the server has failed. Account: ‘your_account’, 
Server:’’, Protocol:SMTP, Port: 25, Secure(SSL): NO,
Socket error: 10061, Error Number: 0x800ccc0e

You email program is trying to connect to the server using a port that is blocked or unavailable on the mail server, or at the organization’s perimeter.

  • You are not connected to the Internet or a network, or your mail server is temporarily unavailable.
  • Your account settings are incorrect.
  • Your user profile in Outlook is damaged.
  • An e-mail item on your POP3 server is damaged.
  • The configuration of your Antivirus software is incorrect.
  • Outlook was removed from the computer or the installation is damaged.
  • The configuration of your personal firewall software is incorrect.