Reasons for Windows® Live Mail not sending e-mail
What prevents Windows Live Mail from sending e-mail? What can be done to resolve these problems?
Windows Live Mail helps to manage e-mail and it is the successor of Microsoft Outlook Express and Windows Mail. It enables multiple e-mail accounts. One of excellent feature in Windows Live Mail is its automated filtering for spam and phishing e-mail. It helps to organize calendars, e-mail, and contacts. Windows Live Mail is an excellent e-mail program that can automatically syncs Windows Live account online and Windows Live Messenger contacts. Windows Live Mail is the latest e-mail client with advanced features. It offers great performance and includes photo e-mail. The enhanced features includes Quick Views, enhanced security for scanning incoming messages, multiple e-mail account configuration and RSS in your Inbox.
Reasons due to which Windows Live Mail cannot send e-mails and methods to fix these problems:
- Due to security software
- Due to connection error
- Tips to fix the problem
Due to security software
There are several problems that prevent Windows Live Mail from sending e-mail. If any antivirus program is installed on your system for security purposes, then it will prevent Windows Live Mail from sending e-mail. This security program has a firewall feature and if it enabled while sending e-mail in Windows Live Mail, then it will prevent e-mails from being sent.
Due to connection error
Another common problem is due to connection errors. If Windows Live Mail is not properly connected to the Internet then you will not be able to send e-mail. If the e-mail account becomes corrupt, it will cause problems with Windows Live Mail. Using a wrong server type can prevent Windows Live Mail from sending e-mail properly.
You need to check that the the server is properly connected. You need to check e-mail account information and verify password authentication. You need to have a secure SSL connection, in order to solve problems in sending e-mails.
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