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I can receive mail, but I cannot send any mail

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    I can receive mail, but I cannot send any mail


    I have W8.1 n I can receive mail, but I cannot send any mail
    this happened after downloading the new updates
    Why?
    Oue local Postmaster rejects it Why?
    JP
    Last edited by Brink; 12 Aug 2014 at 11:53. Reason: Moved to new thread

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    Hi there.

    You cannot send email from all three of your accounts?

    Which emails are being rejected?
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    Windows 10 Pro Prieview x64


    Please include details (except e-mail address and password) of the failing account(s). Please also say what email client (if any) you are using or if this is from a web interface.

    I had a similar problem when one of my accounts stopped accepting SMTP port 25 and I had to change it to 587 - you could try updating that and see if it helps.
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    Quote Originally Posted by HippsieGypsie View Post
    Hi there.

    You cannot send email from all three of your accounts?

    Which emails are being rejected?
    pit only via win outlook hotmail account others
    yahoo n gmail are working
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    Run this:

    App Troubleshooter: Windows Store Apps Troubleshooter - Fix Apps in Windows 8

    If that doesn't fix it, Try running scannow at least three times:

    SFC /SCANNOW Command - Run in Windows 8

    Upon running that the first time and it says it finds errors but cannot fix, then run this:

    DISM to Fix Component Store Corruption:
    DISM - Fixing Component Store Corruption in Windows 8
    (Dism fixes the store that sfc uses to fix things)

    Then run the scannow again.
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    My W8.1 window mails was corrupt with a virus from China or Russia.
    Thanks to my USA friends ,Jacob n his gang who went out their way to
    Supervise my virus n deleted.
    Now afterwards I can receive n send all mails from my Microsoft outlook hotmail account
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    Thanks for posting your results. Glad you got it fixed.
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    USA
    Posts : 99
    Windows 8.1 with Bing


    Quote Originally Posted by jpsoni View Post
    My W8.1 window mails was corrupt with a virus from China or Russia.
    Thanks to my USA friends ,Jacob n his gang who went out their way to
    Supervise my virus n deleted.
    Now afterwards I can receive n send all mails from my Microsoft outlook hotmail account
    Next time, get ad block or ad guard and Antivirus program
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    But how can I download such anti virus
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    What were you using?

    Defender is more than sufficient for home use. That and a watchful eye with surfing the net and/or opening emails. Don't open or install things that look shady.
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