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Error connecting to WL Calendar

  1. #1


    Charles G Guest

    Error connecting to WL Calendar

    I have been getting "There was an error when attempting to connect to the
    Windows Live Calendar service. If the error persists, check to see if there's
    an upgrade of Windows Live Mail available or contact a service
    representative."

    Any help appreciated.....
    --

    =================
    Charles

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  2. #2


    Geoff Clark [MSFT] Guest

    Re: Error connecting to WL Calendar

    This is a known issue that we're working on. We are hitting capacity limits
    on our servers and are working to increase capacity.

    > I have been getting "There was an error when attempting to connect to the
    > Windows Live Calendar service. If the error persists, check to see if
    > there's
    > an upgrade of Windows Live Mail available or contact a service
    > representative."
    >
    > Any help appreciated.....
    > --
    >
    > =================
    > Charles

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  3. #3


    R.Clark73 Guest

    Re: Error connecting to WL Calendar

    I am also getting "There was an error when attempting to connect to the
    Windows Live Calendar service. If the error persists, check to see if there's
    an upgrade of Windows Live Mail available or contact a service
    representative." each time I check my mail. Is there anyway I can uninstall
    the calendar service and just keep Windows Live Mail. I have no need of the
    calendar and it is becoming a real nuisance.

    "Geoff Clark [MSFT]" wrote:

    > This is a known issue that we're working on. We are hitting capacity limits
    > on our servers and are working to increase capacity.
    >

    > > I have been getting "There was an error when attempting to connect to the
    > > Windows Live Calendar service. If the error persists, check to see if
    > > there's
    > > an upgrade of Windows Live Mail available or contact a service
    > > representative."
    > >
    > > Any help appreciated.....
    > > --
    > >
    > > =================
    > > Charles
    >

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  4. #4


    Oldroboman Guest

    Re: Error connecting to WL Calendar

    I have exactly the same problem as R Clark73, and have posted error reports
    to microsoft, I have received replies BUT the replies send me to a BLANK web
    page!! so apart from this 'we are working on it' is the only replies Ive been
    able to see. and the error as Mr Clark says is bloody annoying...... WHEN
    will you increase the space as its been OVER A MONTH now.

    "R.Clark73" wrote:

    > I am also getting "There was an error when attempting to connect to the
    > Windows Live Calendar service. If the error persists, check to see if there's
    > an upgrade of Windows Live Mail available or contact a service
    > representative." each time I check my mail. Is there anyway I can uninstall
    > the calendar service and just keep Windows Live Mail. I have no need of the
    > calendar and it is becoming a real nuisance.
    >
    > "Geoff Clark [MSFT]" wrote:
    >

    > > This is a known issue that we're working on. We are hitting capacity limits
    > > on our servers and are working to increase capacity.
    > >

    > > > I have been getting "There was an error when attempting to connect to the
    > > > Windows Live Calendar service. If the error persists, check to see if
    > > > there's
    > > > an upgrade of Windows Live Mail available or contact a service
    > > > representative."
    > > >
    > > > Any help appreciated.....
    > > > --
    > > >
    > > > =================
    > > > Charles
    > >

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  5. #5


    Geoff Clark [MSFT] Guest

    Re: Error connecting to WL Calendar

    The server was updated this week to fix the 100% CPU error that users were
    seeing. Can you confirm that you don't see 100% CPU for 2.5 minutes before
    the error dialog comes up?

    I'd guess you're hitting a different issue. Can you turn on calendar logging
    (tools->options->Advanced->Maintence->calendar check box) cause a failed
    calendar sync and send me(geoffcl@xxxxxx) your windowlivemail.log
    file? I can help figure out what's going on.

    Your logfile is at:
    C:\Users\USER_NAME\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows Live
    Mail\WindowLiveMail.log
    (Vista)
    C:\Documents and Settings\USER_NAME\Local Settings\Application
    Data\Microsoft\Windows Live Mail\WindowLiveMail.log (xp)

    Thanks,
    -geoff

    "Oldroboman" <Oldroboman@xxxxxx> wrote in message
    news:4D86ECDC-57FD-41C5-9952-AE40177902B9@xxxxxx

    > I have exactly the same problem as R Clark73, and have posted error
    > reports
    > to microsoft, I have received replies BUT the replies send me to a BLANK
    > web
    > page!! so apart from this 'we are working on it' is the only replies Ive
    > been
    > able to see. and the error as Mr Clark says is bloody annoying...... WHEN
    > will you increase the space as its been OVER A MONTH now.
    >
    > "R.Clark73" wrote:
    >

    >> I am also getting "There was an error when attempting to connect to the
    >> Windows Live Calendar service. If the error persists, check to see if
    >> there's
    >> an upgrade of Windows Live Mail available or contact a service
    >> representative." each time I check my mail. Is there anyway I can
    >> uninstall
    >> the calendar service and just keep Windows Live Mail. I have no need of
    >> the
    >> calendar and it is becoming a real nuisance.
    >>
    >> "Geoff Clark [MSFT]" wrote:
    >>

    >> > This is a known issue that we're working on. We are hitting capacity
    >> > limits
    >> > on our servers and are working to increase capacity.
    >> >
    >> > > I have been getting "There was an error when attempting to connect to
    >> > > the
    >> > > Windows Live Calendar service. If the error persists, check to see if
    >> > > there's
    >> > > an upgrade of Windows Live Mail available or contact a service
    >> > > representative."
    >> > >
    >> > > Any help appreciated.....
    >> > > --
    >> > >
    >> > > =================
    >> > > Charles
    >> >

      My System SpecsSystem Spec


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