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Cannot send mail through Windows Live Mail with 3rd party email address

Cannot send mail through Windows Live Mail with 3rd party email address

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Contributor LJLLLB
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Registered: ‎02-15-2010
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I know this problem has been thoroughly discussed, and I basically understand it. I  must change my outgoing port to 587 on my two non-Verizon email accounts that I pull into Microsoft Mail along with my Verizon mail. One of the accounts is my web site email with Network Solutions, and one is an email address through Onebox.com.

 

When I used port 587, neither worked to send email through Outlook Express or Windows Mail. I called Onebox. and was told to use (for them) port 465, which did not work to send, either.

 

I have not called Network Solutions yet. I did call Verizon Support, however, and the support person tried to find the solution. Finally, he told me I need to call Onebox again (and Network Solutions).

 

I am just checking to see if there is something I missed that anyone knows of. I would really like to consolidate my mail on my computer...it will be complicated if I cannot.

 

Thank you,

Laurie Bishop

 

 

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Registered: ‎09-15-2009

What error did you get when you tried port 465?

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