So your Internet connection was being provided by Windstream
when you got that error? Do you get the same error when trying to send
to other recipients? If so, you may want to call Windstream tech support
for assistance. It looks like an issue with their SMTP mail server.
Gary VanderMolen, MS-MVP (Mail)
"gstanford66" <gstanford66@xxxxxx> wrote in message news:37AC7702-55E6-4B7B-8DCA-D4EDB8FA465C@xxxxxx
> No, this is on my desktop.
> "Gary VanderMolen" wrote:
>> That error usually means that you were connected to the Internet
>> through a connection other than your provider (Windstream).
>> Are you using a laptop away from home? Port 25 connections are
>> generally not allowed to cross networks.
>> Gary VanderMolen, MS-MVP (Mail)
>> "gstanford66" <gstanford66@xxxxxx> wrote in message
>> >I get this message when I try to send email. I really need to fix this...
>> > The message could not be sent. The authentication setting might not be
>> > correct for your outgoing e-mail [SMTP] server. For help solving this
>> > problem, go to Help, search for "Troubleshoot Windows Mail", and read the
>> > "I'm having problems sending e-mail" section. If you need help determining
>> > the proper server settings, please contact your e-mail service provider.
>> > The rejected e-mail address was 'eestanford@xxxxxx'. Subject 'Re:
>> > ADDRESS', Account: 'windstream.net', Server: 'smtp.windstream.net', Protocol:
>> > SMTP, Server Response: '550 you are not allowed to send mail to
>> > <eestanford@xxxxxx>', Port: 25, Secure(SSL): No, Server Error: 550,
>> > Error Number: 0x800CCC79