Re: Setting up Windows Mail using AIM

I have tried setting the port to 587 for outgoing mail, but it still does not

"Dave" wrote:

Try following these instructions...

especially the last part, about port 587

Dave N.
MS-MVP (Mail)
Windows 7 Ultimate

"John" <John@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote in message
I am having trouble as well with aim mail. I cannot send an e-mail through
live with aim. It puts the mail into the outbox. then when I close live it
tries to send it and says:
Your server has unexpectedly terminated the connection. Possible causes
this include server problems, network problems, or a long period of

Subject 'test'
Server: ''
Windows Live Mail Error ID: 0x800CCC0F
Protocol: SMTP
Port: 25
Secure(SSL): No

I must not have set it up correctly.

thank you,