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Windows 7: Can't send emails thru Windows Live Mail to embarq, centurylink, aol

19 Jun 2015   #1
pimsie

Windows 7 Professional
 
 
Can't send emails thru Windows Live Mail to embarq, centurylink, aol

Recently we have been unable to send emails to addresses ending with embarqmail.com, centurylink.net, and aol.com from Windows Live Mail. Comcast is our isp, and we can send emails from the Comcast email, but not WLM. This is definitely a WLM problem, not a Comcast issue. Have others had this problem, have you solved it?


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25 Aug 2015   #2
ZacharyB

Windows 7 x64
 
 

What you need to do is is manually add the account you need to find out there server ports and everything i have added them below.


Century Link/embarqmail

DOMAINS
centurylink.net
embarqmail.com

centurytel.net
cswnet.com
clds.net
coastalnow.net
cochill.net
emadisonriver.com
emadisonriver.net
grics.net
gulftel.com
madisonriver.biz
mebtel.net
Incoming POP or IMAP
POP: pop.centurylink.net
POP: Port 995 SSL

IMAP: mail.centurylink.net
IMAP: Port 993 SSL
Outgoing
smtp.centurylink.net
Port 587 TLS if available
Username
Email Address
---------------------------------------------------------
AOL

IMAP Setup Information

IMAP Username: YourUsername@aol.com (or @love.com, @games.com, etc.)
Incoming Mail Server: imap.aol.com (Use port 143 for standard or 993 for SSL connections)
SMTP Outgoing Server Address: smtp.aol.com Set the port to 587
SMTP Username: YourUsername@aol.com (or @love.com, @games.com, etc.)
SMTP Password: password you use to login to Mail

POP Setup Information

POP Username:YourUsername@aol.com (or @love.com, @games.com, etc.)
Incoming Mail Server: pop.aol.com (Use port 110 for standard or 995 for SSL connections)
Remember to check the option to Leave messages on the server
SMTP Outgoing Server Address: smtp.aol.com Set the port to 587
SMTP Username: YourUsername@aol.com (or @love.com, @games.com, etc.)
SMTP Password: password you use to login to Mail
For a secure connection, check the SSL option for IMAP/POP and TLS for SMTP in your mail program.
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