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  Reply # 1078305 1-Jul-2014 22:00
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seems to be working for me come 5pm tonight

and still now at 10pm although it seems a little slow



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  Reply # 1078321 1-Jul-2014 22:30
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I am still getting the odd login box, so not totally fixed.

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  Reply # 1078323 1-Jul-2014 22:35
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i spoke too soon... receives ok but sending wont go..

I using pop peeper freeware.. sits in tray and rids the annoying popup you get with ms mail
or live mail I only use those for messages I want to download and keep

says

--- Version ---
OS: 6.2 (x64)
POP Peeper: 3.8.1.0
Webmail: 3.8.0.50
SSL: 0.9.8.10
IMAP: 3.8.1.0
RSS: 3.0.0.0
SendMail: 3.8.1.0
Notification Voice: 3.0.0.0

--- Error ---
 [1000: IMAP] ['imap4.mail.aunz.gm0.yahoodns.net' (port: 993)] [SSL: 1]
  Send Mail: Error verifying message terminator<br> Server Returned: Resources temporarily unavailable - Please try again later  (#421)

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  Reply # 1078366 2-Jul-2014 01:16
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lol I see they think its resolved... nay.... Im falling back to gmail for sending the replies now..

about time xtra dumped yahoo and setup their own mail servers.. hopefully non-spied on ones :)

 

 

Email Service Status

 

 Last Updated on 1 July @ 8:45 pm

 

 

Email Issue

 

The recent issue with accessing Yahoo xtra email has been resolved 

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Master Geek
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  Reply # 1078424 2-Jul-2014 08:54
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Had a few call this morning about email not working, although knowing some of these people they've probably entered what they thought was their password and got it wrong ;-)



Last Updated on 2 July @ 7:45 am

 

 

Email Issue - Resolved

 

At this time Yahoo!/Xtra mail access is fully restored for all customers:

 

  • All customers affected will now be able to access their Yahoo!/Xtra Mail accounts via webmail. Customers will be able to log into their accounts, and send and receive messages.
  • Access via third party clients, such as Microsoft Outlook has been fully restored. Customers will be able to send and receive emails via mail clients.
We’re very sorry for the inconvenience this issue has caused.

 




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  Reply # 1078608 2-Jul-2014 13:49
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I have just had another popup box appear to say it was temporarily unavailable, but pressed ok, and it worked. So something is still not right with telecom/ yahoo/xtra.

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  Reply # 1079088 3-Jul-2014 08:42
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Was trying to reset some folks passwords who had typed the wrong one into their email client when the box popped up, and surprise surprise that was stuffed too. So helpdesk wait it was.



Issue with resetting Yahoo! Xtra email passwords.
 
We are currently aware of an intermittent issue impacting customer’s ability to reset their email passwords. Technicians are currently investigating the cause. At this stage our representatives are unable to provide any additional information. We apologise for any inconvenience.



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  Reply # 1079583 3-Jul-2014 18:56
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I was told to reduce the amount of times my account checks the server, down to 15 minutes, but these days you expect to check email more often than that. I don't think telecom are all that intereted in the problem, or it is in the too hard basket trying to deal with yahoo to fix it

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  Reply # 1079677 3-Jul-2014 22:23
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never had a problem before checking emails at any time interval.. sometimes right after

however pop peeper just check for headers

I doubt 5min intervals would be a issue alone 15min



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  Reply # 1079678 3-Jul-2014 22:28
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kiwigeek1: never had a problem before checking emails at any time interval.. sometimes right after

however pop peeper just check for headers

I doubt 5min intervals would be a issue alone 15min


Makes you wonder if their servers aren't overloaded with accounts. I run about 4 different email addresses each checking the server every few minutes with different providers, and Telecoms is the only one that pops up with the login and unavailable server error a few times a day. 

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  Reply # 1079682 3-Jul-2014 22:35
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maybe yahoo has made it so it only added new emails to your account every 15mins so checking sooner has no benefit?

but why use yahoos over loaded servers .. how hard is it to setup a few server boxes with a mail server?

I bet dot com could do it for them :)



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  Reply # 1079684 3-Jul-2014 22:48
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Just had another series of  login popup boxs appear just now, so Telecoms email is  down again, with the same error message.

 I was told by telecom staff that their email system quote  'can be fussy at times' . So it obviously has problems that they are aware of. The question is whether they have asked their provided yahoo to fix it.

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  Reply # 1080942 4-Jul-2014 13:13
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Looks like they are having problems again, really getting sick of this , might have to consider another provider

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  Reply # 1080943 4-Jul-2014 13:14
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whhhhhhhhhy are people still using ISP emaillllllllll 




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  Reply # 1080950 4-Jul-2014 13:21
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l43a2: whhhhhhhhhy are people still using ISP emaillllllllll 


Unfortunately I have always used it, the problem is getting more cards printed, changing the website etc. etc.

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