Unless your error message is really identical, we will need to see it.
Right-click on the error message, copy, then paste it into a reply here.
If it is indeed identical, then the advice given by the previous responder
holds. Go to Tools, Accounts, select the AOL account, Properties,
Servers, edit the outgoing server name, click OK.
"Nicole" <Nicole@xxxxxx> wrote in message news:673ECD68-5849-4F5E-99DC-2A2D668A94EA@xxxxxx
>I have had the same problem. My e-mail worked perfectly fine last night and
> now i cannot send e-mails out. It is rather frustrating. I have the same
> error message. How do i go about changing it so that it functions as it
> "Bistey Csaba" wrote:
>> Looks like you misconfigured your SMTP server setting as imap.aol.com do
>> not have smtp service, you should try to change it to smtp.aol.com or
>> your ISPs smtp server.
>> texasgurl wrote:
>> > I know some others have had this problem. this is my error message.
>> > Your server has unexpectedly terminated the connection. Possible causes for
>> > this include server problems, network problems, or a long period of
>> > inactivity. , Account: 'imap.aol.com', Server: 'imap.aol.com', Protocol:
>> > SMTP, Port: 25, Secure(SSL): No, Socket Error: 10053, Error Number: 0x800CCC0F
>> > I recieve mail just fine and can delete my mail fine. its just that i cannot
>> > send anything out. Brand new vista computer. i do have the norton anti virus
>> > that it came with installed.
>> > please help!