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Topic # 8839 2-Aug-2006 01:24
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Hi there I have installed nPOP Version 1.0.8 also have installed npopssl002arm.zip
Have used the same server POP3 and SMTP settings as I use in Outlook but when I try to connect using nPOP I get the error message "Unknown Email Server" I get this when I try connecting to an XTRA account or Gmail Account
Any assistance would be appreciated I know I must be missing something obvious as everyone else has said nPOP works wonderfully


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Reply # 43135 2-Aug-2006 09:38
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Welcome to Geekzone... Strange. You should check the configuration again and make sure the password is correctly entered (I suggest using the on-screen keyboard, so you know if you are entering some characters that on the Apache can only be accessed through the Function key).

Also, for GMAIL, remember it needs different ports and SSL connection. I am not sure nPOP supports SSL connections.







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  Reply # 43144 2-Aug-2006 10:33
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Yes very strange these are the settings I have


GMAIL Settings

POP3
Account: XXXXXXX
POP3 server: pop.gmail.com
Port: 995
Username: xxxx@gmail.com
Password: xxxxxxxx
APOP (unselected)
SSL selected  SSL Type Auto  Verify the server certificates
Exempt from Check All (unselected)
Disable 'RETR' command (unselected)


SMTP
Name: xxxxxxx
Address: xxxx@gmail.com
SMTP Server: smtp.gmail.com
Port: 465
SMTP-AUTH (selected)  Use POP3 option SSL (selected) SSL Type Auto Verify (selected)
POP before SMTP (unselected)
Send copy to self (unselected)

Connection LAN









EXTRA Settings

POP3
Account: XXXXXXX
POP3 server: pop3.xtra.co.nz
Port: 110
Username: xxxx@xtra.co.nz
Password: xxxxxxxx
APOP (unselected)
SSL selected  SSL Type Auto  Verify the server certificates
Exempt from Check All (unselected)
Disable 'RETR' command (unselected)


SMTP
Name: xxxxxxx
Address: xxxx@xtra.co.nz
SMTP Server: smtp.xtra.co.nz
Port: 25
SMTP-AUTH (unselected)
POP before SMTP (unselected)
Send copy to self (unselected)

Connection LAN

Error Message "Unable to find email server"


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Reply # 43145 2-Aug-2006 10:38
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"Connection LAN"? Is this using the default Internet connection on the Apache or using your wireless AP? Remember that you can only access Xtra accounts from within the Xtra or Telecom NZ networks, unless you have their "secure" service enabled.







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  Reply # 43147 2-Aug-2006 11:01
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Just have LAN selected in nPOP Dialup settings if this is not right what should it be
Under nPOP what should the settings be to check xtra mail I am using a telecom mobile phone
Just get the "Unable to find email server"

Any help to get nPOP working just a matter of pride now LOL




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