Re: cannot send email, but can receive it
- From: Terbur <Terbur@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Thu, 13 May 2010 04:34:09 -0700
"Gary VanderMolen [MVP]" wrote:
Change port 25 to port 587. Also make sure you have sendThe message could not be sent. The authentication setting might not be
Go to Tools, Accounts, select that account, Properties, Servers.
Enable the "My server requires authentication" option.
Gary VanderMolen, Microsoft MVP (Mail)
Microsoft MVP program: http://mvp.support.microsoft.com
"Terbur" <Terbur@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote in message news:6FEE4960-F543-45F5-8736-8A529C720C17@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
This just started happening a few days ago. I can't figure it out. I can.
receive but cannot send. Below is the error message:
The connection to the server has failed. Subject 'test', Account:
'mail.comcast.net', Server: 'smtp.comcast.net', Protocol: SMTP, Port: 25,
Secure(SSL): No, Socket Error: 10060, Error Number: 0x800CCC0E
I tried, but it didn't work. This is the message I got:
correct for your outgoing e-mail [SMTP] server. For help solving this
problem, go to Help, search for "Troubleshoot Windows Mail", and read the
"I'm having problems sending e-mail" section. If you need help determining
the proper server settings, please contact your e-mail service provider.
The rejected e-mail address was 'mtdburruss2@xxxxxxxxxxx'. Subject 'test',
Account: 'mail.comcast.net', Server: 'smtp.comcast.net', Protocol: SMTP,
Server Response: '550 5.1.0 Authentication required', Port: 587, Secure(SSL):
No, Server Error: 550, Error Number: 0x800CCC78