email problem

  imstuck 10:03 25 Jan 2009
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Hi there i am having a problem setting up my email.i have typed all the relavent pop and smtp.etc but error with incoming mail.thanks

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 10:37 25 Jan 2009

What op system? XP Vista?
What email program, Outlook, Outlook EXpress, Live mail, Thunderbird?

  Danoh 11:41 25 Jan 2009

Incoming mail comes via your POP3 settings.

Outgoing mail is SMTP - note that some ISPs (e.g. BT) prevents you sending emails out with any other email address then the one you are registered with BT.

Do you definitely mean incoming emails or simply no emails at all - in or out?

It's best to check out one channel at a time; incoming, then outgoing emails.

  palinka 12:40 25 Jan 2009

and if you tell us what your ISP is then someone in the forum who uses that will know what the setting should look like for that particular ISP.

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