Are you receiving an Outlook Error 0x80042108 while trying to access a PST file? Or getting given error message on the screen:
Error Message: SMTP server name - Sending and Receiving reported error (0x80042108): Outlook is unable to connect to your outgoing (SMTP) e-mail server. If you continue to receive this error message, then contact server administrator or Internet service provider (ISP)?
Commonly, error code 0x80042108 in Microsoft Outlook evolves due to the enabled SSL authentication, Running Mode of Scanning Programs and other associated reasons which are given below:
This kind of error can hamper the work, and even can mold the situation into the data loss.
Sometimes restarting system can fix errors, so we advise you to restart the system before going through any above method. Maintaining an Outlook profile and its settings are the essence of this article and also the resolution to fix Outlook Error 0x80042108. At last, always be prepared to tackle such errors in Outlook and apply the available methods (Scanpst.exe) to troubleshoot it immediately, But if in case if all these solution get failed then move to a third party utility Outlook file recovery.