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Old 18-03-2010, 12:40 PM
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Sending Email using N97 on Orange

Hi all,



Im sure its a simple issue that someone can sort for me ....I am able to receive email through my nokia n97 perfectly however I am unable to send email.



I am on orange and am trying to send emails using my virgin pop account (not virgin media-the original virgin company)



My email settings go something like this



Incoming Mail :-



User Name : myemail@virgin.net

password : my password

incoming mail server : pop.virgin.net

Access Point: Default Connection

Mailbox name: Virgin.net

Mailbox type: POP3

Security: Off

Port: Default

APOP Secure Login: off



Outgoing Mail Server:



My email address : Myemail@virgin.net

Username: myUsername

Password: Password

Outgoing Mail Server: smtp.virgin.net

Access point in use: must be defined

Security: Off

Port: Default



Could someone advise what im doing wrong



Cheers



Matt

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Old 18-03-2010, 12:49 PM
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Try amending these settings:-

On Incoming mail server... pop3.virgin.net

On Outgoing mail

User name.... Your email address (username@virgin.net)

Access point... Default connection


If that doesn't work... try changing your incoming and outgoing mail servers to.... mail.virgin.net
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Old 18-03-2010, 07:17 PM
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I'm pretty sure that Virgin mail servers will be blocking you as you're trying to send email out through their servers without being on their network - it's an antispam/relay protection thing.

I think you'll probably need to send via Orange's SMTP servers (smtp.orange.net I think)
 

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