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Checking your settings - Outlook Express 4.5 - Mac

Open Outlook Express, click on the Edit menu, then on Preferences.

OE 4.5 Check settings - 1

Make sure the window is on the Email section.

Make sure that your name is in the Name section, and that your email address is in the Email address section (making sure it is in lower case ie. no capital letters). If these are not filled in, an error will occur when you try to send your email.

Make sure that the your settings are as follows:
POP server is
SMTP server is
Account ID is your username (ie.
Password should contain the password you use to connect to Madasafish (this is case sensitive, and the username must be in lowercase).

OE 4.5 Check settings - 2

Click on Advanced. Nothing here should be ticked.

OE 4.5 Check settings - 3

Now click on OK then OK again.


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