Error 0x80042108 - Outlook cannot connect to your incoming POP3 email server and Error 0x800CCCOE - Outlook cannot synchronise subscribed folders and error cannot connect to the server.
My computer runs Windows 7 and I am having issues with Outlook 2010. It has been working fine until a few weeks ago. I had 3 email accounts set up - bigpond (which was subsequently deleted by their tech support when trying to fix the problem),
gmail (IMAP) and optusnet (POP). For the optusnet email address I get error 0x80042108 - Outlook cannot connect to your incoming POP3 email server. For the gmail account I get error 0x800CCCOE - Outlook cannot synchronise subscribed folders and error cannot
connect to the server. My ISP ruled out a problem at their end as I could get emails using Windows Live Mail. I have used that for a few weeks and now have an issue with that.
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What antivirus software do you use? What firewall?
does it work if you start outlook in Safe mode? To open Outlook in Safe mode: Close Outlook then hold Ctrl as you click on the Outlook icon. You'll get a message asking if you want to start in Safe mode. Click Ok.
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