using windows mail to send and receive mails!

  science wiz 17:41 06 Apr 2008

i have configured windown mail to send and receive mails in my laptop running windows Vista, but the problem is that, i can receive mails but very when i try to send mails it gives me an error. so what may i have to do to be able to mail my e-mails the usine the windows mail , if i can seek an assistance on how to handle that?

it says "connection to the server has failed"

what may i be missing in the configuration?

/Godbless from Tanzania

  howard64 17:52 06 Apr 2008

you probably have not entered the correct isp address in the send section - it is normally something like

  science wiz 14:51 07 Apr 2008

i stil have the same problem, i have trie to use, but it has failed, not i have switched to the proposed and that has failed too!

funny thing is that, i can receive e-mails but i can not be able to send mails. i still dont know what may be the problem!

can anyone help me out with ideas to sort this out?

thanks though for the former idea, but i'm still stuck!


  anskyber 14:55 07 Apr 2008

In setting up the email under properties try ticking the box which says that the server requires authentication?

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