Outlook is not syncing emails after a recent update in Windows 10. An error message states – Problem connecting to Server. This is happening with only one account; other accounts are syncing emails. How to fix this issue?
When Outlook emails are not syncing in Windows 10, then you need to repair the account. Here are the steps to repair Outlook account which is not syncing emails or not downloading new ones in Windows 10 –
- Open Outlook, and go to File tab
- Under Info, click Account Settings option
- When Accounts Settings window opens, select the email account which fails to sync, and click Repair button
- Now the Repair Account window will open. Here check the fields and click Next
- Outlook will now start the repair process of the account
The network connection will be enabled now. Look for the email account settings, log on to the server to check if everything is working fine. After the process gets completed, you can also click on Change Account link, check the settings, followed by clicking Next button. Now Outlook will test the account settings, and provide a message when everything is fine. Once you get this message, click Close. Finally, click on Finish button.
That’s it. Restart Microsoft Outlook and see if the issue has been solved. If required, you can also sync manually the first time using Send / Receive button. In case Outlook displays the message – Problem connecting to Server, then you might have to reconnect Outlook to Outlook.com in order to get uninterrupted email access.
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