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Mail 4.6 rejecting passwords

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Jun 19, 2013 3:58 PM

As of midday yesterday, Mail.app is now continuosly rejecting password to my two email accounts.

To confirm that I have them correct, I logged in via Mail2web and they work fine.

Not only are they rejected but they keep getting erased from accounts listing in Mail and also from keychain.

A thread I found via web suggested erasing 'com.apple.Mail.plist' but doing that made all mailboxes disappear.

I tried setting up one of the accounts again and then the rejects started over. 

I don't know what else to try.  Connection doctor confirms the series of communications to isp ending in ERR - hence rejection.

Any help will be grreatly appreciated.  Thanks David (ian_david@ecentral.com)

iMac (20-inch Late 2006), Mac OS X (10.6.8)

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