Undelivered E-mail Problems

  Kilty 09:55 02 Jun 2009
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I am having problems with e-mails to and from a particular address. I try to send them to a BTinternet address but get the following report back:

delivery temporarily suspended: host
mx2.bt.mail.yahoo.com[217.146.188.189] refused to talk to me: 451 VS3-IP5
Excessive unknown recipients - possible Open Relay

I would be greatful if someone could tell me if it is my ISP (orange.fr) or BTinternet's problem.

Thanks in advance for any help given.

  birdface 11:50 02 Jun 2009

Can you get them to send you an e-mail and if so press the reply button and send a message from that and see if it sends Ok.

  roygbiv 11:57 02 Jun 2009

MISSING EMAILS
virtually same problem here click here

  Kilty 12:42 09 Jun 2009

I have now had time to test if I can reply to an e-mail from the BT address that keeps blocking my e-mails. They still do not recieve them and I get the same message back.

I have also tried with e-mails with and without attachments.

The question I have is: do I need to contact my ISP or does the person who is not recieving my e-mail have to contact theirs, to get this sorted?

Thanks in advance for any help given and also the help already recieved.

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