09-18-2008, 08:24 AM #1
Mail - Can't send email but can receive it?!?!?
- Member Since
- Jul 28, 2007
- Plymouth, UK
- 24" iMac, 2.8GHZ Core Duo Extreme, 2GB RAM, 750GB Hard Drive - iPhone 3G - Aluminium MacBook 2.4GHZ
I've been using Mail for about a year now, and up until last month it was working fine.
For some reason, without altering any settings (to my knowledge) I can no longer send email. My outgoing mail server has always been 'smtp.gmail.com', and now it no longer works.
I hear that there have been similar problems involving GoogleMail and Mail.
If anyone could give me any clue as to what the problem could be I would be very grateful.
09-18-2008, 07:25 PM #2
- Member Since
- Nov 28, 2007
- Nambucca Heads Australia
- Imac 27", i7 4GHz, 1TB Flash Storage, 32GB memory, OS X.12.3
Go into Mail preferences, Accounts, and make sure Outgoing Mail Server is set up correctly. Sometimes by default a number of options are available and have seen wrong option selected.
If all is well try running Repair Permissions.
09-18-2008, 07:38 PM #3
Make sure the port is either 465 or 587mike
This machine kills fascists
Got # ? phear the command line!
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