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Outlook won't Forward or Reply to emails

Running Outlook 2010 on Windows8

Receiving and initiating emails works fine but unable to forward or reply to them.

For example: an attempt to forward an email causes a supplemental window titled "FW: xxxxxxxx Message (Plain Test)" to open. But then nothing happens, nor is there any error message. It just sits there indefinitely. It appears to be active (the Title bar is blue) but nothing changes and any/all attempts to click on it are ignored. This means it can't be 'X'd out, nor can it be returned to the main window. The only way to proceed is to use Task Manager to terminate the Outlook program.

Problem appeared following automatic update of Windows8 to Windows 8.1

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I had an issue with that awhile back

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and the problem was Bright Networks (My provider) wouldn't allow me to send email through their SMTP server unless i was on their own network. They would even allow me to send through another Now they updated to a mobile server that allows you to send emails from anywhere.

Old SMTP Address:
New address:

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