Aol problems: not getting email from other servers

  Jonelle 15:34 14 Oct 2006
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I am on aol broadband 9. For the past two weeks I have been having problems receiving email into all 4 of my aol accounts. Email from Wanadoo was completely rejected last week, now it is arriving up to 3 days after it was sent. Similar events have occurred with email from talk talk. These are the ones I know about, I am concerned that people are sending me emails which never arrive, or are sent back, and they then assume that my email address is incorrect. I have also had a similar problem sending emails to tesco.net - they didn't arrive, but were not returned to me. Aol on-line help have not been very helpful. Is this happening to anyone else on aol? Any advice about what I should do?

  Stuartli 15:39 14 Oct 2006

If you have Outlook Express check that all the e-mail accounts' messages are being sent and collected via AOL (OE>Tools>Accounts>highlight each account>Properties>Connection tab>Collect messages using this Connection... menu).

You may have to configure AOL or LAN depending on what type of connection you use.

  BILL WHITE 20:48 14 Oct 2006

From inspection of the AOL message boards, this is a widespread problem which is impacting expert users who have checked all their settings for email and is definitely an AOL problem, not

  Jonelle 08:49 15 Oct 2006

Your message on the forum notice board was cut off - could you resend? Thanks Jonelle

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