Is your Outlook not sending mail?

  1. Open OUTLOOK
  2. Select TOOLS
  3. Select ACCOUNT SETTINGS
  4. Highlight the account in question and select CHANGE
  5. Select MORE SETTINGS
  6. Select ADVANCED
  7. Change from PORT 25 to PORT 587
  8. Save everything and restart Outlook

Other email programs will have similar settings. Look for PROPERTIES or PREFERENCES and find the outgoing mail server option.

Another option to check is that you are authenticating before sending. In other words. logging in with your username and password to both check and send email.

In Outlook the options window looks like this:

This tells Outlook to send your username and password before trying to send mail. If you have problems try enabling or disabling this setting.

 

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