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12-03-2013 10:38 PM
I have been trying all day to send several emails through Windows Mail but it always fail. I am using pop.tools.sky.com on a local area network.
Also popping up is a message from windows security asking me to logon to pop.tools.sky.com to verify that both the username and password are correct for my mail server. I enter my sky username and password and it keeps prompting me to enter it again.
Any advice will be appreciated thank you
12-03-2013 10:41 PM
In the username box are you entering your full sky email address including the @sky.com bit as it has to be entered like this.
23-10-2013 06:44 PM
I am having the same trouble, and it started randomly 3 days ago. I always put in the full username. I have searched the internet and found this http://support.microsoft.com/kb/926374 which says Windows Mail no longer supports email servers that are web based - and Sky of course have moved to Yahoo - so this may be the answer. If I find anything else, I'll post it.
23-10-2013 06:57 PM
Ok I've sorted it now. I had to change the outgoing server username and password to the ones I use to log in to theSky website with. I had just changed my password a few days ago. For some reason we could still receive emails but not send, using the old username and password!
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