Re: Security in Windows Mail

The pop3live login window appears when i attemp to view my email. when i
close it out i get the message in the previous posts.

"Keithman" wrote:

I am not trying to access the Hotmail/Live email servers intentionally. I
attempted to check my email Tuesday (4/27) evening and the previous message
appears on my screen. I cannot send or receive emails. All I get is that

"Dave" wrote:

Then why are you trying to access the Hotmail/Live email servers?
If you need to access a Qwest email account, you need to use Qwest's email

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

"Keithman" <Keithman@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote in message
I use neither of the highlighted provders. My provider is Qwest. We are
dealing with Windows Mail not Windows Live Mail. My security is provided
Norton 360 Premier. I tried turning off email scanning. Nothing changed. I
was not comfortable with that. I read the tutorial. Still not comfortable
with it. I'm receiving this message.

Account: '', Server: '', Protocol: POP3, Server
Response: '-ERR authentication failed', Port: 995, Secure(SSL): Yes,
Error: 0x800CCC90, Error Number: 0x800CCC92

"Gary VanderMolen [MVP]" wrote:

At least all your settings are correct now. :-)

Test your password by logging in to your provider's webmail: or
If that works, it proves you have the correct username and password.
Assuming webmail access is normal, but it continues to fail in
Windows Mail: Which antivirus are you running?
As a minimum, email scanning in the antivirus must be turned off,
although that may not be sufficient to eliminate all bad effects.
In a worst case scenario, your antivirus may need to be uninstalled.

Email scanning in any antivirus must be disabled, for reasons
explained here:

Gary VanderMolen, Microsoft MVP (Mail)
Microsoft MVP program:

"Keithman" <Keithman@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote in message
I did what was suggested and this is the response.

Account: '', Server: '', Protocol: POP3,
Response: '-ERR authentication failed', Port: 995, Secure(SSL): Yes,
Error: 0x800CCC90, Error Number: 0x800CCC92

"mac" wrote:

"Keithman" <Keithman@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote in message
PARDON ME!!! I missed it!!! I made the suggested changes. This is
response I get. I'm getting really tired of dealing with this!!!

Account: '', Server: '', Protocol: POP3,
Response: '-ERR command not implemented', Port: 995, Secure(SSL):
Error: 0x800CCC90, Error Number: 0x800CCC18

On the Server tab of the account, from the link:

Ensure that log on using Secure password Authentication is not
Put a check in outgoing server requires Authentication>apply>ok

Regards Steve.





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