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Old 03-23-2007, 08:53 PM   #1
phil66
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Thunderbird webmail for Yahoo problem


I am running Thunderbird 1.5.0.10 on Ubuntu 6.06 lt and Yahoo free mail

I have downloaded and install Webmail 1.0.17 and Yahoo 1.1.16 from webmail.Mozdev.org to the extensions

After setting up Thunderbird account for server localhost and username@yahoo.com with port 110 I recieve an error message "localhost connection refused"

Tried ports # 5201 and 5209 without any success.
Tried server mail.yahoo.com ,Yahoo.com and 127.0.0.1 still either timing out or connection refused

Server status shows pop error and smpt error

Log show pop server not started and 0x80004005 error

Have tried different combination without and success.

Thanks in advance for your help
Ray
 
Old 03-23-2007, 10:29 PM   #2
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did you try pop.yahoo.com
 
Old 03-24-2007, 01:51 PM   #3
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Tb Webmail

Thanks for the reply

After numerous hours of searching forums and reading post

I came across a post suggesting the use of pop 1111 and smtp 1112 as the ports

Installed same and system began receiving e-mail from Yahoo

Thanks
Ray
 
  


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