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TS1307 change password on email

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I can not send out e-mail, am getting does not recognize password

Mac mini, iOS 6.0.1
  • MrHoffman Level 6 Level 6 (11,710 points)
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    Dec 5, 2012 11:44 AM (in response to adrienej)

    There are various triggers for this sort of thing. 

     

    The first is a bad password or bad username.  Mail.app > Mail > Preferences... > Accounts > select the account > choose the Outgoing Mail Server (SMTP) to Edit SMTP Server List > choose the SMTP server that's giving the password problem > Advanced > Enter the correct user and password for the SMTP server.

     

    The password error can also sometimes be triggered with network outagss; your network or the connection to the mail server.

     

    And the SMTP server settings can be incorrect.  Check with your particular mail ISP for details on the set-up; the specifics (host name, using SSL or not, etc) vary by provider.

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