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Old 12-23-2004, 11:13 AM   #1
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K-mail Host Problem


Using KDE Version 3.2.1

When logging into K-mail I get a dialogue box...

"E K-Mail
Could not connect to host localhost"

I know that I have the correct address for the POP & the SMTP.

Maybe that I have changed a default somehow?

Thanks for help.

oldtrout
 
Old 12-24-2004, 09:57 AM   #2
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Do you have something like Firestarter or Guarddog installed? Maybe your firewall is blocking you from connecting.
 
Old 12-25-2004, 10:27 AM   #3
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Neither of those are installed.

I am stumped.

All other suggests are most welcome.

Thanks

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