Outlook error code 10060 occurs when server connection error while communicating with the emails. Socket error is seen when SMTP server settings for a user email and the error stops you from sending emails. This error will corrupt your authentication settings and error may occur due to firewall settings and malware infection.
If you are not able to set outlook sync with Gmail you are not able to send and receive emails using outlook read here how to fix outlook not sync with Gmail issue. But if you are not able to fix connectivity error in windows you can read below mentioned procedure to fix outlook IMAP connect error 10060.
Steps to Fix Connect Error 10060 Outlook 2013:
METHOD1: CHECK POP3 AND SMTP SERVER
Step1: Open outlook in your system.
Step2: And check for email settings there select Pop3 and SMTP and check there setting according to the ISP.
Step3: If settings are not correct edit them and save and apply and restart outlook to check.
METHOD2: AUTHENTICATE SMTP SERVER
Step1: Open outlook and select settings tab.
Step2: In setting tab mark my server requires authentication.
Step3: Save and apply settings and restart outlook to apply changes.
METHOD3: DISABLE FIREWALL
Step1: Open firewall currently active.
Step2: In settings disable the firewall or add outlook in exception.
Step3: Save, apply and exit.
METHOD4: SCAN FOR MALWARES
Step1: Open malware bytes or any other anti-Malwares software.
Step2: Run complete system scan in strict mode to detect any malwares in the system.
Step3: Fix all the errors found to fix outlook SMTP connect error 10060.
Call Outlook Support Number 1-844-707-3772 to Fix Outlook Connect Error 10060
If facing any kind of connection errors faced while using outlook you may need to place a call outlook customer support number and get in touch with Technical support. Technical certified team is available round the clock to help you by taking remote sessions online with providing right solution to fix outlook problems.