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Can't receive any emails on outlook - going quite crazy!!

(7 Posts)
AvonCallingBarksdale Sat 04-Jan-14 17:26:22

Hi, there. Since this morning, I can't receive any emails on my Windows Live Mail 2011 on my laptop. I have a email address and, fortunately can receive emails via yahoo on the internet, but I find that really user unfriendly. I can send emails. The error message I get is 0x800ccc0E Socket Error 10060. Is there any sort of quick fix for this? Really hoping someone will be able to help. I haven't found google searches to be very useful sad

AvonCallingBarksdale Sat 04-Jan-14 17:28:19

Specifically, this is the error message C&P'd

Server: ''
Windows Live Mail Error ID: 0x800CCC0E
Protocol: POP3
Port: 995
Secure(SSL): Yes
Socket Error: 10060

ChasingSquirrels Sun 05-Jan-14 08:48:27

Go into yahoo and check the pop settings are correct.
Mine just stopped working a couple of weeks ago and when I finally checked the settings the were different.
I hadn't changed my presumably yahoo has changed them? They did have access issues a few weeks ago so I thought it was connected this that.

AvonCallingBarksdale Mon 06-Jan-14 11:45:37

Ta. Have changed from POP to IMAP now and that seems to have done the trick.... I hope!

ChasingSquirrels Mon 06-Jan-14 16:53:18

arggh, mines not working again today!

ChasingSquirrels Mon 06-Jan-14 17:10:17

this time they changed the servers from to grrrr

AvonCallingBarksdale Tue 07-Jan-14 09:25:24

Mine still seems to be ok, pain in the proverbial, though!

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