Sometimes account information gets corrupted, often by antivirus
Create a new mail account in Windows Mail, with the same
settings as the non-functioning account. Then delete the old
account. Restart WinMail and try it again. Make sure there is
email on the server for that account so it has something to download.
"matt" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message news:3F3ED1D2-94EE-49F1-AE64-5878EA049FB7@microsoft.com...
> yes it is now, i removed the account from the other pc earlier this morning,
> ive just set up my second account using the same isp that i also had, and
> that one both sends and recieves, the most annoying thing is that the account
> that doesnt recieve is my main one
> "Gary VanderMolen" wrote:
>> Is your laptop the only computer checking your mail?
>> If not, the other computer may be removing your mail from the server
>> before the laptop has a chance to get it.
>> Gary VanderMolen
>> "matt" <email@example.com> wrote in message news:2A9A5622-BDF7-44F1-84B2-BD64824627D8@microsoft.com...
>> >i have just set my email account back up to windows mail, i can send email
>> > but do not seem to be able to recieve? my isp settings are correct as i have
>> > double checked them on another pc down my fathers house which i had my email
>> > set up on previously, i have no server error etc when i send and recieve it
>> > says completed sucessfully. But i have sent a few test emails from my fathers
>> > account both yesterday and today and i have never got them on my laptop, but
>> > when i tried to recieve down my fathers house on my account they came
>> > through.. Any ideas? i am running my laptop wirelessly through a linksys
>> > router