Problem with Outlook Express Emails

  edenworkshops 10:26 11 Jun 12
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Hello

For some unknown reason I can send or receive emails in Outlook Express, every now and then I am prompted to enter my user name and password, which I do. It gets hung up on the "authorising" stage.

I can log in to my ISP and access my emails online, but not through Outlook Express?

Any ideas folks?

Thank you

Richard

P.S. After a time I get error messages..."your password is being rejected"

  edenworkshops 10:27 11 Jun 12

Sorry, I meant to say that I could NOT send or recieve emails.

Richard

  Batch 16:53 11 Jun 12

This happens occasionally due to issues at the ISP's end (I guess typically a failure at the authorisation server). Not much you can do about it. Admittedly the message you receive is (often) misleading in that it suggests that your email address / password is wrong (when it isn't).

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 16:55 11 Jun 12

Outlook Express keeps prompting for your password http://www.dougknox.com/xp/tips/xpoepasswords.htm

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 16:57 11 Jun 12
  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 16:57 11 Jun 12
  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 16:58 11 Jun 12

Something wrong with the site trying to post links.

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