Outlook won't store my Yahoo password, so mail checking fails?

I have just started using Outlook 2000, and followed the steps to add my 
Yahoo mail account.

When I click send/receive I am prompted to enter my password (despite saving 
the password in the account settings) and sending fails after a timeout.

I am able to receive mail however?

Please help
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Jonwalker67 <Jonwalker67@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote:

> I have just started using Outlook 2000, and followed the steps to add
> my Yahoo mail account.

Is this a paid Yahoo! account?  Yahoo.com cannot be used with Outlook unless 
it's a paid Yahoo! account.
-- 
Brian Tillman 

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tillman1952 (16052)
8/24/2005 2:09:16 PM
Hi Brian

Thanks for taking the time to help.  It is a Yahoo.co.uk account that 
satisfies the mail delivery criteria (I have subscribed to Yahoo delivery)  I 
then followed the Yahoo help page at  
help.yahoo.com/help/uk/mail/pop/pop-05.html

Any ideas please?  It seems weird that despite asking Outlook to save my 
password, the password prompt comes up each time I click send/receive

Regards

"Brian Tillman" wrote:

> Jonwalker67 <Jonwalker67@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote:
> 
> > I have just started using Outlook 2000, and followed the steps to add
> > my Yahoo mail account.
> 
> Is this a paid Yahoo! account?  Yahoo.com cannot be used with Outlook unless 
> it's a paid Yahoo! account.
> -- 
> Brian Tillman 
> 
> 
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8/24/2005 5:51:13 PM
Your password is not storing becase the Protected Storage service is
disabled and/or stopped.  To start, cick on START and RUN. Type:
services.msc  and press enter.  Find and start the Protected Storage
service.   Now, open Outlook again, enter your password one last time
and you'll be all set.


Regards,
-=RAR=-


Jonwalker67 wrote:
> Hi Brian
>
> Thanks for taking the time to help.  It is a Yahoo.co.uk account that
> satisfies the mail delivery criteria (I have subscribed to Yahoo delivery)  I
> then followed the Yahoo help page at
> help.yahoo.com/help/uk/mail/pop/pop-05.html
>
> Any ideas please?  It seems weird that despite asking Outlook to save my
> password, the password prompt comes up each time I click send/receive
>
> Regards
>
> "Brian Tillman" wrote:
>
> > Jonwalker67 <Jonwalker67@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote:
> >
> > > I have just started using Outlook 2000, and followed the steps to add
> > > my Yahoo mail account.
> >
> > Is this a paid Yahoo! account?  Yahoo.com cannot be used with Outlook unless
> > it's a paid Yahoo! account.
> > -- 
> > Brian Tillman 
> > 
> >

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9/3/2005 11:21:08 PM
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