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SMARTPHONE/O.E AND GOOGLE CAPTCHA


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I use Gmail and until recently have had no problem downloading my emails into Outlook Express (via Mailwasher)and via push to my HTC Desire Smartphone. Recently I often get Outlook express refusing to download emails , reporting an error and forcing me to clear the Captcha on the gmail site. This is getting really annoying, so much so that I am tempted to ditch gmail. Once I clear the captcha all will download fie for a day or so. I also use btinternet and orange and these problems do not occur. Any ideas?

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Will check the error number next time the problem occurs. It seems to be caused by my smartphone trying to connect when there is a poor signal and the phone saying incorrect username or password (both are corrcet).

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Ok, the problem occurred this morning. Mailwasher says - 'The authentication failed for account xxx. Bad username or password' In Outlook Express - calls for logon & password , which never works. The error codes are; Server Error )x800CCC90 and Error No. 0x800CCC92. Any ideas?

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