totally off topic email question
gene.heskett at verizon.net
Wed Jan 3 02:16:37 UTC 2007
On Tuesday 02 January 2007 21:06, Dave Stevens wrote:
>Quoting Gene Heskett <gene.heskett at verizon.net>:
>> Greetings all;
>> Running on empty here, but I said I'd ask. This same neighbor has
>> bought an acer lappy, widescreen.
>> She is using an email address at yahoo & has for years. I've spent an
>> hour already this evening trying to get thunderbird-126.96.36.199 to connect
>> and suck the email we can see sitting there if we log in through the
>> web page portal.
>> We know the username, and she knows her password, and we've refreshed
>> it several times without effect. We have
>> tried 'yahoomail.om' 'mail.yahoo.com' and plain old 'yahoo.com' for
>> the two servers, pop for sucking, and smtp for sending. Thunderbird
>> says its connected regardless of the name, but doesn't suck the
>> messages down when told to, it connects, and slides the green bar
>> across and back for about 40 seconds, but nothing else happens.
>> So can someone clarify for me, the names of the pop and smtp servers
>> at yahoo. Or how to make t-bird verbose enough to tell us whats
>has your friend purchased pop access? or is it just web mail?
Humm, she's been using OE I believe, I've seen the emails sitting onscreen
on the other box.
I have the old drive connected here, so I can look it over to determine
this, but I'd need to know where I'd find it on that drive. Its xp-sp2
on that drive I have here.
>> Cheers, Gene
>> "There are four boxes to be used in defense of liberty:
>> soap, ballot, jury, and ammo. Please use in that order."
>> -Ed Howdershelt (Author)
>> Yahoo.com and AOL/TW attorneys please note, additions to the above
>> message by Gene Heskett are:
>> Copyright 2006 by Maurice Eugene Heskett, all rights reserved.
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>In the worlds anti-Bush zones it is fashionable to regard him as an
> imperialist redneck of limited intellectual capacities. -- George Ross
> in Le Monde Diplomatique
"There are four boxes to be used in defense of liberty:
soap, ballot, jury, and ammo. Please use in that order."
-Ed Howdershelt (Author)
Yahoo.com and AOL/TW attorneys please note, additions to the above
message by Gene Heskett are:
Copyright 2006 by Maurice Eugene Heskett, all rights reserved.
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