Problems logging in to SSL e-mail accounts

  GJC228 11:13 11 Mar 2015

I posted a question some months ago but did not get any help. My problem is that except after immediately starting/re-starting my machine trying to log in to accounts that use SSL causes time out errors. I have tried to extend the time limit with no success. It only happens on one machine - i.e. my laptop through the same router has no problems, just my main PC.

Sometimes after trying three or four times it suddenly connects. I normally call in six accounts (all SSL) and it doesn't matter whether I do all 6 or just one, the problem occurs but more on gmail based accounts than the others.

Any suggestions?

  Batch 13:42 11 Mar 2015

What email client are you using?

  GJC228 21:46 19 Mar 2015

I use Outlook 2007 but I get the same problem when using Mailwasher Pro (a spam checker).

It does not matter with Outlook whether Mailwasher is running or not so that's not the problem. My laptop and my wife's computer have no problem with the same router.

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