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Yahoo mail want send e-mails with attachments

A few days ago my yahoo mail pop account stopped sending outgoing mail with attachments. I am using mail on a mac and i keep getting a message that says the yahoo outgoing mail server is not working. I checked the settings and they are correct.
And the attachments are just pdfs, 284 kb.

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    C. Dante May 11, 2010

    Which software are you using as your mail client?

    Some SMTP servers have to be set up in a specific way:


    1. The outgoing server (SMTP) requires authentication

    2. Use the same settings as the incoming mail server (POP) or

    3. Log on to incoming mail server before sending mail
    Especially 2.) & 3.) are often overlooked. Try either setting and see if that fixes the problem.
    You find all this settings in your account settings/properties.

    Please report back if this helped.


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Did you take a microsoft update recently? they patched some holes last week, it may be tripping their security protocal that may be the reason it stoped. Try a restore back to when it started, otherwise it's just a guess, as if you didn't change anything, then someone did it for you like Bill Gates. You could also check your security settings in your browser, that may have been elevated thus preventing the email from working the way you like, only one more thing it could be, is that some email is stuck in your outbox, check that first, by going in and looking and possibly getting into safe mode to revove the emai that may be jamming you up.

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POP access is a service for owners of one of the following:


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When using
Microsoft Outlook, replace the "@" in your address with "%".

As an alternative to configuring Yahoo! Mail POP mail configurations, go to:


http://mobile.yahoo.com/mail

http://help.yahoo.com/l/us/yahoo/mobile/...

Enter your phone number and send a link to your phone; the best Yahoo! Mail experience will be suggested to you.
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The issue is most often your ISP. They are held accountable for spam, so to protect themselves, many require all outgoing mail to go through their servers.
Call your ISP and ask what the outgoing mail server should be.
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Incoming mail server settings

•POP server: plus.pop.mail.yahoo.com
•Use SSL
•Port: 995

Outgoing mail server (SMTP) settings

•SMTP server: plus.smtp.mail.yahoo.com
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•Port: 465
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•Password: Your Yahoo! Mail password

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If you still can’t send Yahoo! Mail from your mail program, you may be accessing the Internet through an ISP that is blocking the SMTP port. If this is the case, try setting the SMTP port number to 587 when sending email via Yahoo!'s SMTP server.

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Hi, For yahoo mail you need upgrade to yahoo mail plus (@ $19.99 per year) to get the full pop3 service for access to Outlook,Incredimail, Thunderbird and others.
For more info on setting up your pop3 account see the links below.
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http://help.yahoo.com/l/us/yahoo/mail/cl...
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Use SSL, port: 995
* Outgoing Mail Server (SMTP): plus.smtp.mail.yahoo.com
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Use SSL, port: 995
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  1. From the Tools menu, choose "Accounts."
  2. Select the "Mail" tab.
  3. Click the "Add" button.
  4. From the Add menu, click "Mail."
  5. In the text box labeled Display Name, type your name and click "Next."
  6. In the Email Address box, type your Yahoo! Mail address (be sure to include "@yahoo.com") and click "Next."
  7. Under "My incoming mail server is a…" select "POP3."
  8. Type "plus.pop.mail.yahoo.com" in the Incoming Mail (POP3, IMAP, or HTTP) Server box.
  9. Type "plus.smtp.mail.yahoo.com" in the Outgoing Mail (SMTP) Server box.
  10. Click "Next."
  11. In the Account Name box, type your Yahoo! Mail ID (your email address without the "@yahoo.com").
  12. In the Password box, type your Yahoo! Mail password.
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  15. Click "Next."
  16. Click "Finish."
  17. Select 'plus.pop.mail.yahoo.com' under 'Account,' and click 'Properties.'
  18. Click the “Servers” tab.
  19. Under “Outgoing Mail Server” check the box next to “My server requires authentication”
  20. Click the 'Advanced' tab.
  21. Under “Outgoing mail Server (SMTP)”, check the box next to “This server requires a secure connection (SSL). Enter port number “465” in the “Outgoing mail (SMTP)” field.
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