emails with attachments not being sent

  desi3026 23:12 13 Mar 06
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Hi,
My outlook express has suddenly stopped sending emails with attachments or forwarding mails to outbox instead of sending.I get a "timeout" error 8x800ccc19.All other emails are sent ok.
Can anyone tell me in "idiotspeak"what this means,and how it can be rectified?
XPhome
Dell 4600
Avast/ZA/Adaware?Spysweeper.
Many thanks in anticipation,desi3026

  johnnyrocker 23:28 13 Mar 06

click here


johnny.

  desi3026 08:22 14 Mar 06

An interesting site johnny,a bit confusing though,I'll give it another going over,perhaps I'll see something I missed first time.
Could it have something to do with Avast &/or ZoneAlarm settings?
Desi3026

  Wak 09:13 14 Mar 06

Maybe the attached files are too large?
What size and type are they?
Avast will sometimes stop sending .EXE files as they are taken to be a virus.
If that is the case then ZIP them before sending.

  desi3026 09:58 14 Mar 06

Thanks for that.They are mainly short films of planes landing and taking off lasting between 2-4 mins.I downloaded Avast & ZoneAlarm about three weeks ago,but this only started a couple of days ago.Would I have to download a zip programme like Winzip for this?
desi3026

  Wak 12:19 14 Mar 06

I imagine that a 4 min video film is quite a large file and may not even zip smaller.
You could always send them by using this site.
click here
It's a very good service and will take files up to 1 GB.
Send one to yourself to test it.

  desi3026 12:31 14 Mar 06

Yes,thats great.It seems to answer several problems.
Thanks to all,desi3026

  desi3026 12:38 14 Mar 06

just an extra wak.That last link have temporarily suspended applications,but I'll certainly try them again.desi3026

  Wak 16:56 14 Mar 06

I've just tried the link and it's working OK at them moment.
Best of luck, anyway.
Wak.

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