Fix Unknown Error 0x800ccc0b in MS Outlook

Earlier the size of the PST was limited to 2GB. Whenever it exceeds to 2GB then it starts to behave abnormally and you will get problem while accessing the data. This condition says that your PST file gets oversized. In Outlook it is the common problem. Now people are using the latest version of Outlook but still they are getting problems with Outlook because of oversize pst file. Most of the time it has been seen that when Outlook users try to deliver .pst file then the Unknown Error 0x800ccc0b comes up on the desktop:

“Task 'smtp server name - Sending and Receiving' reported error (0x800ccc0b): 'The operation timed out waiting for a response from the receiving (POP) server. If you continue to receive this message, contact your server administrator or Internet service provide (ISP).”


“Task Sending and Receiving' reported error (0x800CCC0B): 'Unknown Error 0x800CCC0B”

The above error code shows that your .pst file gets full. Whenever you attempt to save any other items to .pst file such as appointments, tasks, contacts and other items or when you try to send or receive emails then you will get the above error message.

In order to fix this Unknown error 0x800ccc0b you can choose any of the appropriate solution. You can make deletion of those mails and PST files those are unused. You can empty up the deleted items folders. Compact pst fie is another way to get rid of Unknown error 0x800ccc0b. It will reduce the size of the PST file. Archiving is one of the great options that can be tried to resolve Unknown error 0x800ccc0b.

If the problem remains same even after trying the above solutions then you must go to use and effective split pst file software. This software split pst files into small pst files. It is highly proficient tool which allows you to split pst file on the basis of Date, Size, Emails, and folders. This software supports MS Outlook 2010, 2007, 2003, 2002 (XP), 2000 and is compatible with Windows 7, Vista, Server 2003, XP, 2000, and NT4 (SP6).