Receiving Emails

  prince midas 11:36 05 Feb 2009
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I receive half my incoming emails on my PC and the other half on my Laptop,why do I not get all on both computors.

  rawprawn 11:38 05 Feb 2009

Are both computers set up with all your email accounts?

  oldbeefer2 11:44 05 Feb 2009

It may be that you have not set 'leave messages on server'. If not, then once emails have been downloaded to one of the computers they will not be on the server for the other computer to locate.

  anskyber 11:51 05 Feb 2009

oldbeefer2 is right but often mail clients specifically request that you do not leave it on the server for obvious reasons.

  T I M B O 11:55 05 Feb 2009

Prince, what email client do you use?

Micrisoft Outlook or Outlook Express ?? of course, if you are on Vista, then it will be Windows Mail

  prince midas 11:57 05 Feb 2009

Sorry guys but where abouts on outlook express does it ask you to tick leave messages on server?

  T I M B O 12:01 05 Feb 2009

click tools
click accounts
highlight ur account then click properties
click advanced tab
look down to the bottom put check mark in "Leave copy of message on server"

  prince midas 12:11 05 Feb 2009

Thanks guys another problem solved

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