outlook express- AOL

  stingray 18:09 27 Nov 2005

Hi AVG regularly returns messages with this description, This is the AVG E-mail Scanner program.

I'm sorry to have to inform you that the message returned
below could not be delivered to one or more destinations.

Cannot open smtp connection to ''
Connect: A socket operation was attempted to an unreachable host. (10065)


Your e-mail message is being returned to you in the next part of this
message. Try to send the message again.

Should you need assistance, please contact your administrator or your
internet service provider.

Any suggestions please.

  Skyver 18:36 27 Nov 2005

What OS, ISP, email program?
Am I correct in thinking you're on AOL and trying to use Tesco email?

  stingray 19:00 29 Nov 2005

Hi Sorry win xp home on tesconet using outlook express seem to get problems more if sending to aol users, thanks for you reply.

  Skyver 19:09 29 Nov 2005

Sorry don't know why I assumed AOL. Check your account settings in Outlook Express, specifically the SMTP settings - 212,etc etc appears to be an NTL mailhost, it may need changing to smtp.tesco.net

  Skyver 19:09 29 Nov 2005

I do know why I assumed AOL..doh...

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