Windows Live Mail - Account Issue

I have set up 3 email accounts under Windows Live Mail.
There is no problem with the earthlink or yahoo accounts.
However, verizon is my primary - and the mail program
insists that my id and/or password are invalid.  They are not.
I've deleted the account and added it anew, to no avail.
What do I have to do to get this id to work so I can check
all my email in one place and not have to go to the internet
just to check the mail?
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3/2/2010 2:01:02 AM
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Verizon's online email setup info is a bit of a mess because they
have four different email systems. You will have to pick out the=20
one that applies to you and follow the prompts:
http://www22.verizon.com/residentialhelp/

--=20
Gary VanderMolen, Microsoft MVP (Mail)
Microsoft MVP Program: http://mvp.support.microsoft.com


"SVR" <SVR@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message =
news:5102F2B8-5A57-436F-9ADD-7C38FE7B6EE6@microsoft.com...
>I have set up 3 email accounts under Windows Live Mail.
> There is no problem with the earthlink or yahoo accounts.
> However, verizon is my primary - and the mail program
> insists that my id and/or password are invalid.  They are not.
> I've deleted the account and added it anew, to no avail.
> What do I have to do to get this id to work so I can check
> all my email in one place and not have to go to the internet
> just to check the mail?
> --=20
> SVR
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Gary
3/2/2010 3:41:25 AM
ID and/or password not correct usually means that your authentication 
settings are not correct.
-- 
Ron Sommer
MS MVP- Windows Live Mail

"SVR" <SVR@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message 
news:5102F2B8-5A57-436F-9ADD-7C38FE7B6EE6@microsoft.com...
> I have set up 3 email accounts under Windows Live Mail.
> There is no problem with the earthlink or yahoo accounts.
> However, verizon is my primary - and the mail program
> insists that my id and/or password are invalid.  They are not.
> I've deleted the account and added it anew, to no avail.
> What do I have to do to get this id to work so I can check
> all my email in one place and not have to go to the internet
> just to check the mail?
> -- 
> SVR 

0
Ron
3/2/2010 4:14:57 AM
Verizon Setup - compare your setup to this tab-by-tab setup (only need 3 of 
the tabs):
General tab:  Enter "Mail Account" (this is just a reference - whatever you 
want to call it)
                      User Information:  Name (your name), Email address 
(your full e-address)
                       Check the box "Include this account when receiving 
mail or synchronizing" (generally desired option)
                        Apply

Servers tab:  Server Information:  "My incoming mail server is a - POP3 - 
server", Incoming Mail (POP3) = incoming.verizon.net  and Outgoing mail 
(SMTP) = outgoing.verizon.net    (NOTE:  do NOT check those SSL boxes on in 
or out ports)
 Incoming Mail Server:  Email username: Enter ONLY the first part of your 
e-address - BEFORE the @ symbol, and
                      select the radio button "Log on using clear text 
authentication"
                       Outgoing Mail Server:  Check the box "My server 
requires authentication" and click on the "Settings" button - select the 
radio button "Log on using" and in "Account name" and enter just the first 
part of your e-address (BEFORE the @ symbol ONLY)
                        Apply

Advanced tab:  Server Port Numbers:  Outgoing mail (SMTP) = 587
                            Incoming mail (POP3) = 110
                            Delivery:  Check the box, "Leave a copy of 
messages on server" and "Remove fromm server when deleted from 'Deleted 
Items'" (both are generally a desired options)
                            Apply
                            Okay (all the way out)

If you still get errors, please copy and paste them in here so we can see 
where it went wrong.  Sorry for formatting errors on this post - copied from 
a .rtf


"SVR" <SVR@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message 
news:5102F2B8-5A57-436F-9ADD-7C38FE7B6EE6@microsoft.com...
> I have set up 3 email accounts under Windows Live Mail.
> There is no problem with the earthlink or yahoo accounts.
> However, verizon is my primary - and the mail program
> insists that my id and/or password are invalid.  They are not.
> I've deleted the account and added it anew, to no avail.
> What do I have to do to get this id to work so I can check
> all my email in one place and not have to go to the internet
> just to check the mail?
> -- 
> SVR 

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slk759
3/3/2010 7:03:58 PM
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