server connect

When I first start up Outlook 2003, it contacts the mail 
server and everything is hunky-doory. However, when 
attempting to next access the mail account by the 
send/receive access or in background, it indicates that it 
cannot locate the server and gives me error (0x80004210A). 
This error number is not consistent other than for the 
0x800 portion. The location does not change, so how can it 
find it initially, and not later on?
I'm confused.
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What type of mail server? POP3, IMAP, Exchange, HTTP, Other...? Does the 
same happen when you disable your firewall and/or virusscanner 
(integration)?

Create a new (additional) profile in Control Panel-> Mail-> button Show 
profiles and see if it still happens.

-- 
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www.howto-outlook.com

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-Creating Signatures
-Create an Office XP CD slipstreamed with Service Pack 3

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"Doug" <dmcdougall5@cogeco.ca> wrote in message 
news:13f5901c44436$46759410$a101280a@phx.gbl...
> When I first start up Outlook 2003, it contacts the mail
> server and everything is hunky-doory. However, when
> attempting to next access the mail account by the
> send/receive access or in background, it indicates that it
> cannot locate the server and gives me error (0x80004210A).
> This error number is not consistent other than for the
> 0x800 portion. The location does not change, so how can it
> find it initially, and not later on?
> I'm confused. 


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Roady
5/27/2004 10:05:26 PM
the accounts are pop3 accounts. Happens id firewall and 
virus software are on or not.
doug
>-----Original Message-----
>What type of mail server? POP3, IMAP, Exchange, HTTP, 
Other...? Does the 
>same happen when you disable your firewall and/or 
virusscanner 
>(integration)?
>
>Create a new (additional) profile in Control Panel-> Mail-
> button Show 
>profiles and see if it still happens.
>
>-- 
>Roady [MVP]
>www.howto-outlook.com
>
>Tips of the month:
>-Creating Signatures
>-Create an Office XP CD slipstreamed with Service Pack 3
>
>-----
>"Doug" <dmcdougall5@cogeco.ca> wrote in message 
>news:13f5901c44436$46759410$a101280a@phx.gbl...
>> When I first start up Outlook 2003, it contacts the mail
>> server and everything is hunky-doory. However, when
>> attempting to next access the mail account by the
>> send/receive access or in background, it indicates that 
it
>> cannot locate the server and gives me error 
(0x80004210A).
>> This error number is not consistent other than for the
>> 0x800 portion. The location does not change, so how can 
it
>> find it initially, and not later on?
>> I'm confused. 
>
>
>.
>
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5/28/2004 12:52:39 PM
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