Just 'disabling' McAfee is insufficient.
Windows Mail is not compatible with most McAfee or Norton
security programs. Those will need to be uninstalled, not
After uninstalling your non-compatible antivirus, download
and install a more compatible antivirus like the free Avast:
Even compatible antivirus programs will need to have their
email scanning option turned off. For more on this topic see
"Tony" <Tony@xxxxxx> wrote in message news:63826C5B-1E00-4515-B9F1-DD97DFF70057@xxxxxx
> I disabled Mcafee and I am at home.
> "Gary VanderMolen" wrote:
>> Two questions:
>> Which antivirus program are you running?
>> When you got that error message, were you at home or away
>> from home with a laptop?
>> Gary VanderMolen
>> "Tony" <Tony@xxxxxx> wrote in message news:4343C803-4B68-42D0-A1C6-31535EDA55D2@xxxxxx
>> > I keep getting this message when trying to send an email. I receive all
>> > incoming but cannot send.
>> > The connection to the server has failed. Subject ' lm', Account:
>> > 'pop.west.cox.net', Server: 'smtp.west.cox.net', Protocol: SMTP, Port: 25,
>> > Secure(SSL): No, Socket Error: 10060, Error Number: 0x800CCC0E