Sign in error in office 2011 for os x lion

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I am trying to log in to microsoft word with my office 365 account but it shows the following error : Sorry, there was a problem while trying to connect to your account. (Error code:0x80072f17)



Please help !!! </3



I am running Office 2011 in os x 10.7.5

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I would recommend you try following below steps.


Go to <YourUserName> Library > Group Containers 

Ctrl+click or right-click each of these folders if present, and then click Move to Trash.




Please also read below :)

What to try if you can't install or activate Office for Mac


Thank you