What is the error code 0x800cccoe from outlook?

Question

I can not send emails only receive them on my business identities--I have interland and can send and receive from their servers and inboxes but can not send from outlook. error code is 0x800cccoe I CAN receive but NOT SEND. help

Answer

This question was answered on November 9, 2004. Much of the information contained herein may have changed since posting.

To resolve this problem, try changing the SMTP server for your email account to use the MSN SMTP server Follow the instructions below

1 In Outlook Express, click "Accounts" on the "Tools" menu

2 Click the "Mail" tab, select the account that you want to change, and then click the Properties button

3 Click the "Servers" tab

4 Under "Server Information", delete the entry that is in the "Outgoing mail(SMTP)" box, and then type - smtp.email.msn.com

5 Under "Outgoing Mail Server", click to select the "My server requires authentication" check box, and then click the "Settings" button

6 Under "Logon Information", click "Log on using"

7 In the "Account name" box, type your MSN Member ID (everything before the at sign (@) of your MSN email address

8 In the "Password" box, type your MSN account password

9 Click to select the "Log on using Secure Password Authentication" check box

10 Click "OK" to close the "Outgoing Mail Server" dialog box

11 Click "OK" to close the Properties dialog box

12 Click Close.

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Posted by Kareem of Katharine Gibbs School - New York on November 9, 2004