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Useful Searches Recent Posts Options Please select a forum to jump to News and Article Discussion MacRumors.com News Discussion Mac Blog Discussion Outgoing Emails for the last two days were hung up in my Outlook 2010 outbox. thank you!! :) Reply eborus says: November 10, 2014 at 12:23 pm I couldn't send from any of my email accounts in Yosemite after Mail kept crashing, this article pointed to As I have no Yosemite installed here yet, I can't deal with the issue in deep detail, but I told Apple second level support about my findings already. http://dekovsoft.com/cannot-send/cannot-send-message-using-the-server-smtp-comcast-net-mac.html

We would however just advise that you change your port settings to make things easier. *UPDATE - Many Comcast subscribers have found that 465 (Comcast's recommended port) isn't working, but 587 Do you have Webmail, are you able to login there? Reply scott Staff 40,333 Points 2014-07-16 7:57 am Hello Daniel, We are just asking if you will send an email to us at the address [email protected] the same way you are XP, Vista, Windows 7, Mac OS XDetails of the problem you are having. 0 Kudos Posted by joeviking ‎03-11-2013 03:48 PM Visitor Member Since: ‎03-11-2013 Posts: 8 Message 5 of 20

Carefully go through the list of items of kind "Internet password." Go through the list one by one, and look for the ones that have "Where: smtp://…" 5. Anyone? I have tried using a VPN as well to ensure it is not my ISP.

Thank you, -John-Paul Reply Royston n/a Points 2014-07-18 11:42 am I am trying to email my sister her email is @citymail.org I can read hers but she can't read mine have Reply suzi says: September 22, 2016 at 2:57 am THANK YOU SOOOOOOOO MUCH !!!! 1st one worked after many hours of frustration before i found this :) Reply Jason says: October daniel 4/23/12 @ 7:13 pm Im having the exact same problem and Im using go daddy server. Any help will be greatly appreciated.

Start here. CommunityCategoryBoardUsers turn on suggestions Auto-suggest helps you quickly narrow down your search results by suggesting possible matches as you type. In the receiving portion, use your usual domain's POP mail servername, ID & password. Shared hosting accounts have a default of 250 emails allowed per hour for the all email addresses on the account collectively. http://www.pdxtc.com/wpblog/technology-articles/cant-send-mail-using-comcast/ Under description I had a random name to describe my location but it actually has to be the outgoing server name.

Reply Margie says: May 29, 2015 at 8:14 pm Neither way worked. Do this slowly so you don't accidentally remove wrong entries. 7. Either on your end, the server end, or anywhere in between. The tech guy claimed that he did not do anything but I am not stupid and I know that he did since I did nothing different.

That only worked because your company's mail server for the domain you were trying to use happened actually be secure. i shouldn't have to do that. Reply HMR says: October 29, 2007 at 8:38 am passwords were all working fine until Comcast started to update their format - I didn't change any settings. If you are just curious and interested in keeping an open mind, then this information will help you to weigh these kind of goings on, like this email issue for example,

The online Chat SUCKS! http://dekovsoft.com/cannot-send/cannot-send-message-using-the-server-smtp-mac-com.html I then enter Time Machine and then go back in time to when I know the Mail was working properly - last Friday afternoon in my case - and click Restore, If I could have reached throught the computer I would have choked the online tech!!!!! Also, make sure there aren't any issues with your account, such as a missed billing date, or expired credit card?

Please tell us in the comments whether or not these instructions were helpful to you or if you have further questions. *UPDATED 3-4-13 - Scroll for Simplified Instructions and Screenshots* Comcast I am using Outlook 2013 on Windows 8 with a Comcast.net email account. It's important to note, however, that not all ISPs are blocking and some specifically request that you use 25, as you can see in Fairpoint's Thunderbird email setup instructions. check over here Had resigned ourselves to having to log on to the net to send files.

My Fix: I'm in the San Francisco-Oakland, CA area. I've never had this problem before. It should be selected for most email accounts.

Reply Joemauri says: November 7, 2014 at 7:04 am The first solution works for me.

I have tried changing ports for SSL and non-SSL as described on this page (and as directed by Jacob, thank you :)), I have tried using my IP address for the If you receive an error similar to,"Windows cannot find 'telnet'", you may need to enable telnet. Also, the screenshots were the most helpful. I tried working with two Comcast techs on Live Chat.

Reply Mike n/a Points 2014-07-17 11:33 am Hi, I am experiencing a weird problem. Tools..Email Accounts..Next Double click the email acct you want to alter All email accounts must have smtp.comcast.net as the outgoing mail server. When I tried this, it not only used 587 for outgoing, it changed my incoming to 997, required an encrypted connection (SSL), required logon using secure password authentication, and used TLS this content So the secret of a happy workflow may be: no Gmail.

Went through Norton IS and AV, uninstalled that, installed McAfee, nothing found, uninstalled that, went out and bought AVG (have been meaning to do that anyway since Norton is such a It feels good to finally have my Mail app back. i'm experiencing when i'm sending emails to those abroad like america or london etc . Reply JeffMa Staff 11,186 Points 2014-07-10 2:53 pm From the information provided, it appears that you are trying to authenticate as a user that does not exist.

FYI - you should be checking email using an account created with the email option in cPanel (not using the cPanel user name). Hope that this bug is resolved in an update. Allowing less secure apps: https://support.google.com/accounts/answer/6010255?hl=en Reply J-Diddy says: January 26, 2015 at 10:53 am One more thing: Google has a good page on settings specific to your app: https://support.google.com/mail/troubleshooter/1668960?rd=1#ts=1665018,1665139 Reply RR seems like apple should be able to fix this, but obviously they don't give a crap- they got your money already….

Reply HMR says: April 8, 2008 at 8:41 pm I can no longer access my old webpages after comcast upgraded. It doesn't work. I removed the account. looked in the Accounts.plist and the new primary account somehow had the old email address listed under the CanonicalEmailAddress key of the delivery accounts node, even though this was not showing