cannot send or receive email

  medy 14:39 13 Aug 2007
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after new install of windows xp on new drive icannot send or receive email in oe i can go onto
ie ok any ideas please it comes up socket error 11001

  Graham. 14:44 13 Aug 2007

Outlook Express? The account settings may be corrupted. Delete the account and set up a new one.

  Bigitb 14:58 13 Aug 2007

Is the PC connected properly to the internet, check the network connection also.

  palinka 17:14 13 Aug 2007

If you've kept note of the settings that you used before open OE, click Tools>Accounts and re-enter the correct details; you might also check Tools>Options as well to see that things there are set as they used to be.

  Stuartli 17:21 13 Aug 2007

In Tools>Accounts>Properties (for each account)>Connection tab, ensure that messages are sent and received Using (whichever ISP you use or LAN).

  birdface 19:14 13 Aug 2007

Googled,But you probably have already had a look, click here Who is your ISP.

  birdface 20:50 13 Aug 2007

You could try using Thunderbird.click here A few folk experiencing problem with outlook Express have tried it and it worked Ok for them,Worth a try if nothing else works,

  skidzy 20:59 13 Aug 2007

Check your (pop3 and smtp settings)

If you have Zonealarm installed,disable this or uninstall and try again.

May also happen if another firewall.

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