643 Views 5 Replies Latest reply: Jul 14, 2006 9:13 PM by lbrookins
This has nothing to do with the Mail.app.
Per the link included with the return error message.
Error 554 ISP:B2
The IP address on your ISP's network has generated a high volume of mail to AOL and has exceeded our rate limit. Possible causes include a compromised or virus-infected personal computer or a non-disclosed server relaying mail within the ISPÃ‚Â’s network.
Please contact your ISP for assistance in securing your computer or have them Contact AOL to alert us to the addition of this mail relay.
If you need additional information please Contact Us.
Since it is doubtful your Mac is either compromised or virus infected, I suggest you contact Earthlink first assuming Earthlink is your ISP used for connecting to the internet.
I have the same problem, as well. I cannot send email from my Mail app to any AOL user. It just started a week or so ago. I can send from Entourage just fine.
Not only that, I discovered that my AOL friends can't see my posts when I IM them from iChat. At least not when I'm on my .Mac account. They can see me fine when I'm logged on my AIM account.
I'm glad I'm not the only one having problems--at least I know it's not just something I did wrong, (hopefully!)
I use a local ISP
Do you by chance have a signature? And if so, does it by chance have an http thingy in the front of a link? I just discovered that if I removed the http link from the signature, the AOL users get my email just fine...
I saw somewhere else, that someone had a jpeg in their signature, which caused the AOL users to not be able to get it..
Just a thought...