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e-mail struck in outbox Windows Live Mail

Hi All Thanks for your HELP.
I'm having a problem sending e-mail with WLM .
Have read all forums about this an NONE have sloved the problem. Every since I change ISP'S I can't send e-mail the envelope turns white but the mail stays in the outbox?
I can delete it from the outbox and I can receive mail?
Just can't send. have tried other e-mail client same thing.
Again THANKS FOR HELP.
I'm useing windows 7 have 4 GB of memory.

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Best Answer chosen by Boots89

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In reply to: e-mail struck in outbox Windows Live Mail

Hi All I have been able to fix the problem.
1. Click on the e-mail Account
2. Click the Properties
3. Click the severs
4. Unchecked the box (My Sever Requires Authentication)
Now I Can Send E-Mail !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
I had did this a few time an it didn't work TO-DAY IT DID Wink
Thank you all for the help.
Boots89

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I'll take your word for this.

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Another reason why I recommend changing away from WLM. It appears that some issues haven't been resolved (like this one.)
Bob

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Remember I'm taking your word on this.

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We know there is no fix to send email from your old ISP email account. You have to be on their network.

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Check your SMTP server settings

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It sounds like you have something wrong in the SMTP settings for the new ISP, so check to be sure they're right. WLM was pretty buggy 3-4 years ago, but it's been pretty reliable for me ever since. I know Bob likes Thunderbird, and it's a good alternative if you can't get WLM to work like you want it to.

Good luck.

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Re: can't send e-mail

In reply to: e-mail struck in outbox Windows Live Mail

As remarked above (in 2 different posts):
- If you use the e-mail address from the old ISP using the smtp server from the new one, it won't work.
- If you use the e-mail address from the new ISP using the smpt server from the same and it doesn't work, it's some setting.

So please tell the details.


Kees

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