Evolution, Exchange, and outgoing mail: setup issues?
Daniel B. Thurman
dant at cdkkt.com
Fri Feb 1 00:18:56 UTC 2008
On Thu, 2008-01-31 at 14:27 -0800, Rick Stevens wrote:
> On Thu, 2008-01-31 at 15:04 -0700, Craig White wrote:
> > On Thu, 2008-01-31 at 13:23 -0800, Daniel B. Thurman wrote:
> > > I searched everywhere trying to figure out why I cannot send email
> > > through evolution via the exchange connector, why, even when I
> looked into
> > > the account setup, there is no "Outgoing Mail" tab for it - but
> reading various faqs
> > > and so on, if I get this right, exchange connector is setup both
> for incomming and
> > > outgoing, right?
> That's correct. Any account using the Exchange-based accounts will
> sent through the Exchange server. There is no "outgoing" server
> (for that matter, there's no "incoming" server option...it's all
> If you are unable to send mail via Exchange, it could be an
> authentication issue. There's generally two, one for incoming and
> for outgoing (it'll ask you to authenticate when you click "Send").
> you check the "Remember password" box before you enter that outgoing
> authentication, it should work from then on.
Yes, it did prompt me for a password for permission to enter and scan my
exchange account folders, and yes, I was prompted for a password when
replying to a message or sending a new message and I did fire off a test
message, watched it zip through "On This Computer"->outbox, but then
nothing happened. The message was never delivered.
I tried to look at the exchange logs to see if there was "permissions
denied" or even for a delivery attempt but gave up because I couldn't
remember how to find the logs.
Any suggestions would be appreciated perhaps a howto link or something?
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