There are many severe errors which occurs in MS Outlook and Error 0x8004210a is one of them. This error code is quite complicated so we must know the exact meaning of this error. The error stands for “The Operation timed out while waiting for a response from the receiving server”.
Genarally you face this error while sending or receiving emails on MS Outlook. Without wasting much of your time lingering on the causes of these errors. Let’s move straight to the point that how to fix Outlook error 0x8004210a.
Check your Internet Access
If the website opens in a few seconds then your internet is working properly otherwise there is some internet access issues which you have to fix as soon as possible.
Sometimes the presence of corrupt or damage emails in the mailbox restricts Outlook from sending and receiving emails which lead to error 0x8004210a. It is advised to delete all such emails from the mailbox to avoid “The Operation timed out while waiting for a response from the receiving server” error.
The antivirus scans Outlook emails before it is sent. If the scanning process takes time then the sending process will also be late. This can lead to the Server Timeout and causing the error. So try to send your emails by disabling your antivirus software in order to avoid termination of the sending process.
Maybe your Email Account is corrupted so that’s why you are facing this error. Recreate a new Outlook account which may fix this error.
As I have already mentioned that you can fix error 0x8004210a by deleting unwanted emails. But still it is not 100% accurate. So try to repair the Outlook emails by using Scanpst.exe. Let’s see how it works:-
This method will help you to repair emails on Outlook Mailbox.
The final option to fix “The Operation timed out while waiting for a response from the receiving server” error is you go for a third party tool. There are many such tools available in the market. The Outlook Email Repair software by SysInfo can fix this error as well.
Well, if you want an instant solution then you can try the professional tool for fixing error 0x8004210a. Otherwise, try the other methods. Maybe any of the methods can be fruitful for you. But if the email is severely corrupted then I must recommend you to skip all the seven methods and go with the eighth method. It will save much of your precious time.
Hope the information provided is sufficient for you to fix Outlook Email error