How to resolve the error of Windows 10 mail app 0x8000000b?

Fix Windows 10 mail app Error 0x8000000b

Fix Error “Something went wrong, we are sorry, but We are not able to do that. Error code 0x8000000b”

Below are the methods available for configuring an email account in the windows mail app.

Solution 1

Enable Folders

Mails & Outlook for windows 10 needs access to folders in Gmail. Be sure that folders are sync & to be displayed in IMAP.

Open Gmail in your Browser
Click Settings
Click Labels Tab
Be sure that in IMAP display is selected for inbox, sent, trash, and All message folders
You can also choose IMAP for other tags also if you want to see in Outlook or Mail for windows 10.

Solution 2

Sign in Using Advanced Settings

For Google, If you have Gmail address

Log in to your Gmail account
After signing in, activate IMAP
Click on Accounts and then click on the add accounts
Click on Advanced Configuration
You will be prompted to select email account type and select Internet email
In the server field > enter your account information > enter the following: imap.gmail.com:993
Select IMAP4 as an Account Type > enter the following in the Outbound Email Server field: smtp.gmail.com:46
Then, click login

For Outlook users, if you have an Outlook Email

Open Mail, and Go to Setting
Select A/Cs, & then click on Add account.
Select exchange instead of selecting outlook.
Enter your email & click on the Next. then enter your password.
Click sign in or log in.
Check if the Problem is Fixed.

Solution 3
Reset the Mail App

Reset the Windows 10 Mail app & after resetting, make sure that the app is working properly.

Open Windows settings by pressing window key + I
Systems > select apps & features > Click Mail app
Click on Advanced Options, and tap reset
Tap reset again to Confirm
Now close settings & go to Desktop

Solution 4

Allow Mails through Windows Firewall

Follow the step mention below

Return to Windows defender security Center
Click Firewall & Network Protection Button
Click on the Allow App through Firewall & then Change the Settings
Make Sure you put a checkmark in Private & Public boxes for a Mail app, in the list of authorized applications.

Hope this is beneficial for you.

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