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The IMAP server has issued an unrecognized greeting?

Category: Email

2013-04-29 4:29 pm EST

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I use Windows Live email application. I set it up according to the information provided. Now, my application said that the IMAP server greeting is: "K Hello there." What in the world? Why is the greeting talking to me? And, what do I do to be able to send and receive mail?

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K Hello there.

Account: Sachs & La Seur, P.A.
User name:
Protocol: IMAP
Port: 110
Secure(SSL): 0
Code: 800ccc0f
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2013-04-29 04:33 pm EST



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2013-04-29 4:59 pm EST
Thank you for your question SachsLaSeur03!

Sorry for the trouble with your Windows Live Mail connection. The errors shows you are using port 110 for IMAP. Port 110 is a POP connection. Please try 143 for incoming and 587 for outgoing on non SSL IMAP connections. For more information, please see the following link.

Getting Started Guide: Email

Best Regards,
James R

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