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SMTP - user name not email address [answered]

asked 2014-01-01 20:29:51 +0200

ksysta1 gravatar image

New update (1.0.2.5) claims "Improves support for accounts where service username is different from email address" What does it mean in practice? How can I set the email-address to such account?

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answered 2014-01-01 20:40:31 +0200

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After the update I recreated my problem account. I am not sure if that was strictly necessary, but I did that just in case (meaning I deleted the account and created it again).

On my new account I have fields like:

  • Account information (the "account name")
  • Email address

for Incoming mail server

  • Username + password

and for Outgoing mail server

  • Username + password

I actually have Account information == Username (incoming) == Username (Outgoing), but the Email address is something else. I addition to the fields mentioned above there are the server address etc fields.

And for me this new setup works!

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Yes! I had just looked at SMTP (outgoing) settings. My bad.

ksysta1 ( 2014-01-01 20:45:27 +0200 )edit

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