Re: Can receive email; can't send

The error "unexpectedly terminated" is usually caused by interference
from an antivirus program. Which antivirus are you running? Some of them cause problems with
Windows Mail over time. As a minimum, email scanning in the antivirus
should 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/reinstalled or replaced.

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

If still no improvement, consider upgrading to Windows Live Mail,
because it is less prone to suffering bad effects from overly intrusive
antivirus programs:

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

"Robert from SR" <Robert from SR@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote in message news:FC9DF040-A847-4993-B754-C7A41F01B17A@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
I've been using Windows Mail for a couple of years including today. However,
since mid-afternoon, I have been unable to send email, only receiving.

I get this message
" Your server has unexpectedly terminated the connection. Possible causes
for this include server problems, network problems, or a long period of
inactivity. Subject 'Thanks', Account: '', Server:
'', Protocol: SMTP, Port: 25, Secure(SSL): No, Error Number:

Can someone please help me?


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