Reply Emily says: May 17, 2015 at 8:15 pm IT WORKED THANKYOU SO MUCH Reply Gary says: May 23, 2015 at 7:01 pm I stopped using mail a year ago and Reply Jefferis Peterson says: March 26, 2015 at 6:01 pm Well, the fix of the plist lasted about 1 day, and the behavior of the SMTP server not working is back… Reply JohnB says: November 14, 2014 at 4:26 pm Neither worked for me. Gee that sure has a lot to do with email in OS X! http://culturahq.com/cannot-send/cannot-send-messages-using-the-server-icloud.html
Reply Onsberg says: November 5, 2014 at 5:38 pm After multiple deletion and setup of Verizon.net accounts, they smtp will stop working. Expanding FULLY a macro as argument Antonym for Nourish Developer does not see priority in git Development Workflow being followed How safe is 48V DC? Reply Joemauri says: November 7, 2014 at 7:04 am The first solution works for me. Reply Fabien says: March 1, 2015 at 5:31 am Solution #2 worked fine (when edit ~/Library/Mail/V2/MailData/Accounts.plist, don't open the mail accounts preferences, UserAllowsInsecureAuthentication will switch back to false) Reply Brittney says: http://www.inmotionhosting.com/support/email/mac-mail/mac-mail-cannot-send-message-using-the-server
Even with changing UserAllowsInsecureAuthentication in four places (for three accounts) in the specified file I still get send failures. Leave the other entries at "no value specified" 9. Ensure “Outgoing mail server” is “smtp.gn.apc.org”, change server port to 587, tick “Use Secure Sockets Layer (SSL)”, Authentication=password, and user name and password as above. My mail appears to be sending, however, when I checked my sent mail it also shows I have 61 emails in my outbox.
WTH? You could also try 465 with encryption). Apr 24, 2012 5:44 AM Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by jonjon101, jonjon101 Apr 24, 2012 12:50 PM in response to Csound1 Level 1 (0 points) Apr 24, Cannot Send Message Using The Server Yahoo If Mail keeps asking for your email passwordLearn what to doif Mail repeatedly asks for the password of your email account.
The second tip solved my problem. Now I can use MacMail again. Reply Pam says: November 14, 2014 at 8:42 am Lovely, same problem today! https://discussions.apple.com/thread/3899574?tstart=0 Enter your Optimum Online e-mail address in the Email Address field.
Where's the "we know we messed up - here's how we can help you?" Reply RB says: January 2, 2015 at 11:16 am Hi deborah Did the genius store manage to Can't Send Email From Mac Reply ijnt says: July 16, 2015 at 9:45 am I would recommend downgrading from OS X EL Capitan Beta to OS X Yosemite 10.10.4 and then no longer running any beta You saved me some grey hair! I selected this box and the problem disappeared.
Search Search Ask the Community! Reply liam says: November 4, 2016 at 6:01 am i dont have an accounts? Cannot Send Message Using The Server Icloud Thanks. Outgoing Mail Server Offline Just followed your instructions and restarted my mail application after.
Super helpful & solved the problem. this contact form Stuff like System Prefs, Terminal… Un-flippin-believable. Really disappointed with Yosemite (and mac). Thanks again. Cannot Send Message Using The Server Hotmail
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If you have multiple servers with the same name, you will need to remove the duplicates. I tried to change the setting on the advanced tab to remove the tick for "Automatically detect and maintain account settings" - however, this also does not persist even through a Reply Kamil says: January 24, 2015 at 7:32 am Hi Guys, Thanks for the solution. Gmail Outgoing Mail Server Mac I have followed all steps above, yet the error message I still get is "….the chosen account does not have a preferred SMTP server selected…" IT DOES!
What's next? Did a thief think he could conceal his identity from security cameras by putting lemon juice on his face? How do we assign an initial value to a lookup field in sharepoint add in? Check This Out I decided (before the NSA) that I really did not want my mail left on a server, so I kept my old-fashioned POP account.
Update to El Capitan, Yosemite is full of junk bugs and security holes. Reply caspar says: February 3, 2015 at 5:55 am Hi, this annoying problem of mail not being able to send anything at all appeared today morning out of nowhere. The problem still exists, exactly as it was in Mavericks. (The clean install made my external hard drive disappear off my list of devices. I've tried everything mentioned in the article, nothing seems to work.
Username username <--Note Change! Reply Kyle says: December 11, 2014 at 4:18 pm Yeah so fix #1 (adding your password) some how deleted thousands of emails in my inbox? I removed the gmail account from Outlook and started over creating a new account and it does the same thing. Reply Alfin says: June 16, 2015 at 6:54 pm Thanks for suggest, my outgoing webmail is working.
Allowing less secure apps: https://support.google.com/accounts/answer/6010255?hl=en Reply J-Diddy says: January 26, 2015 at 10:53 am One more thing: Google has a good page on settings specific to your app: https://support.google.com/mail/troubleshooter/1668960?rd=1#ts=1665018,1665139 Reply RR Reply bob says: May 4, 2016 at 6:27 pm THANK YOU!!!!! Had a weird problem where it was asking for an SMTP password for an account that was long since completely deleted from Mail. Reply AnnieO says: January 9, 2016 at 5:21 am This fix didn't make any difference for me.
HELP…. Peter's suggestions gave me the clue. Apr 24, 2012 6:34 AM Helpful (0) Reply options Link to this post by Csound1, Csound1 Apr 24, 2012 1:44 PM in response to jonjon101 Level 9 (51,858 points) Desktops Apr Reply Team Cookie says: October 28, 2014 at 6:02 pm The secret of a happy workflow: no iOS 8 and no OS X Yosemite.
Typically this is in the form of an SMTP server connection error, a mailbox that's seemingly stuck offline, a repeated request for a password from Mail app (a fairly common issue What a shambles this is for a company that used to pride itself on releasing software only when it was usable. If it has been working sometimes using the same connection (eg wifi, broadband), you probably don’t need to change the port number. I discovered that - for whatever reason - they were not all the same.