Error 0x800ccc92 affects the smooth working of MS outlook. What this error does is; it bars the user from sending and receiving the email on email address linked to MS outlook. You will mostly get the error in the form of message like ‘Receiving reported error’. You can’t sign-in after this error message.
Why this error code appears?
The following reasons result in this error code:
- If the password entered by you is incorrect or the username is not properly entered.
- Incorrect settings are done in the Microsoft Outlook.
- The size of the PST file exceeded the limit.
- If the POP3 or SMTP protocol fails, then you will find the same error on the screen.
- If you have closed the Outlook program directly without proper channels, then you may get this error.
- Malware or virus attack is another reason behind this error.
Now coming to the steps to fix the Outlook Error 0x800ccc92.
- As mentioned in the previous passage, the username or password is entered incorrectly may result in this error code. To get rid of this, enter the username and password carefully after confirming it. Entering more than 3 times may block the account for a day.
- Check the SMTP or POP3 settings of your email account. If there is a need for any change in the configuration, then get that done through the email experts. Start adding the account again.
- The next thing to see is the size of PST file. If the file size exceeded, then this will act as a padlock to your email account. You won’t be able to send or receive the email on Microsoft outlook account. The best thing to do is clean the Outlook mailbox or follow the below-mentioned things.
- Delete the items which are stored in the ‘Deleted Items’ folder.
- You can use the inbuilt repair tool like scanpst.exe to fix the error encountering on screen.
However, sometimes the manual method doesn’t work in some cases, so in those cases you can use the third-party tool to get rid of error.
Kernel for PST Outlook repair
There is number of companies that offer repair tools online but selecting the right one which is easier to use can be difficult for normal user. The best-recommended tool for Outlook PST repair is ‘Kernel’. This is a special tool which repairs the data files with proper efficiency and transparency. You can even get the following types of files back in your email through this tool.
- Deleted mails.
- Calendar items.
- The email with attachments.