Common Email ports: Secure IMAP - port 993 Secure POP3 - port 995 Secure SMTP - port 465 Standard IMAP - port 143 Standard POP3 - port 110 Standard SMTP - Thanks so much for the info! Are you saying there is no work around? Does changing the plist to "true" out my email at risk? http://itenlightenment.com/mail-not/me-mail-not-working.html
In some situations, you may find the port number or mail server address has changed once the new settings have been detected from the mail server, and the problem will resolve Settings are found in the aforementioned Accounts pane. I was on the phone with Comcast for 4 hours, and frankly, I've been using a different email account to send because it's such an unbelievable hassle and I am really Any more ideas? https://support.apple.com/en-us/HT204075
If you have more than a couple of accounts and thousands of emails archived, it slows to a crawl, requiring a rebuild of the email database frequently. Delete hidden folder .OfflineCache. Before El Capitan, we had to change the setting after setting up our mail account. Frankly, I'm surprised anyone uses Gmail for any reason since Google runs each email through data analysis to pull any data that might help their advertising business.
Reply ls -red says: October 30, 2014 at 8:36 am Same here. gabriel says: January 22, 2015 at 6:21 pm Is anyone else having issues with your sent mail not showing up in your "sent" folder (yosemite)? For example, the message might refer to a connection that timed out, or too many simultaneous connections: If you're connected to the Internet but the connection timed out, your email provider Apple Mail Login Failed A preview of the signature will appear within the right pane.The wrong email signature attaches to messages Occasionally the wrong email signature is associated with an email account.
When I add it in settings and check again everything shows green. Eureka! Reply Avigail says: January 12, 2016 at 2:54 am No, it hasn't worked. http://www.computerworld.com/article/2991340/apple-mac/a-quick-guide-to-fixing-el-capitan-mail-problems.html I'm not sure what to do, and I've tried these fixes plus several others.
All email clients used to check mail. Apple Mail Not Responding The re-enter Login and Password (Solution # 1)solved the issue for me. Explore the IDG Network descend CIO Computerworld CSO Greenbot IDC IDG IDG Answers IDG Connect IDG Knowledge Hub IDG TechNetwork IDG.TV IDG Ventures Infoworld IT News ITwhitepapers ITworld JavaWorld LinuxWorld Macworld Why is this happening?
holding my breath. http://osxdaily.com/2014/10/28/fix-mail-smtp-sending-errors-os-x-mac/ Reply Gia says: May 10, 2015 at 9:35 am @Amigo, I hear you; as soon as I bought my first Macbook, I was hooked! Mac Mail Not Working El Capitan And the OS update breaks mail? Mail Connection Doctor Thanks, Chris.
Reply dc94 says: July 12, 2015 at 2:49 pm hi I recently bought a mac book pro in 2015. check over here It is miserably unprepared for the enterprise and cannot be used effectively in a business setting because it is way too unreliable. A new window should open, checking all your settings. Arnan says: January 27, 2015 at 2:54 pm Yep, make use of that keyboard backlighting Larry Moran says: January 27, 2015 at 3:44 pm Sorry, I am using a Mac and Mac Mail Login Failed
Mine was already in True and it has exactly the same problems… Apple are horrible to ignore this and not send any fixes. However, the webmail interface to GoDaddy email continued to work. Having an asynchronous email setup like that is very 1995 and not very efficient. his comment is here chris schlack says: January 20, 2015 at 10:31 pm Thanks for the help in narrowing my focus on this.
Or send the email without a subject. Mac Mail Not Sending Several hours on the phone and web links with Apple's experts and then at their store hasn't helped…… Anyway, I recently switched from outlook across to mail from apple and sending seems like apple should be able to fix this, but obviously they don't give a crap- they got your money already….
Reply Junebug says: March 19, 2015 at 6:38 am This is the first site in like 100 that actually helped… thanks a ton… Reply Jefferis Peterson says: March 25, 2015 at If you don't want bugs, just buy a new computer that works, and never upgrade anything. Arnan says: January 30, 2015 at 6:50 pm Connection doctor will tell you Lisette Swinnen says: February 3, 2015 at 4:04 pm Hello Arnan, If I understand your explanation, the pop3 Outgoing Mail Server Offline Reply Howie Isaacks says: July 6, 2015 at 6:12 am I guess I can understand Apple's desire to add this "feature" to Mail, but it has caused problems for my Mac
Tell us more about, JUDY? As I have not yet checked the XML plist for corruption, that could be a possible cause as well. The line in #2 was not in my accounts.plist Reply Nancy says: November 16, 2014 at 8:59 am I haven't even updated to Yosemite but was experiencing this problem in Mavericks, weblink There has been no improvement in the O.D. (Outbox disfunction).
Enjoy this tip? Not Sending or Receiving email If your mailbox is constantly spinning and mail is not coming or going, it means IMAP is not syncing. I followed the directions for the two methods - the directions were presented clearly which doesn't often happen. I have been on the phone with their tech support for over 8 hours and now have been on hold for 15 minutes.
THANK YOU! But is caused by the way Mail sends it's email. The message might say “Network Offline” or “Login Failed,” for example. Reply Todd says: August 1, 2015 at 12:09 pm So, I have done the check uncheck thing a dozen times, and even restarted my MBP after as well.
If you try to fetch mail it seams just to be queued behind the "hanging" activities. I also tried different emails, both self hosted as gmail, nothing… Arnan says: March 6, 2015 at 4:50 am If nothing works, you're just doing it wrong. I'm using a Macbook Pro 15″ Retina with 16GB RAM. I have a starightforward Mac Air with latest updates.
You've got me over the problem. Is there any way to get it back or a workaround? I went to the keychain settings - I don't have any for icloud as I don't use it - and looked at all the smpt passwords that I found related to