1. A

    Telkom IMAP Settings for Outgoing Emails

    Good day, I am looking for IMAP outgoing SMTP settings that will work with a email address when NOT connecting from a Telkom connection. I can download my IMAP emails using but nothing seems to work for sending emails. I've tried all the usuals...
  2. Clothahump

    Email Conundrum

    Hi there. Not sure if this is the correct forum for this type of question, but here goes.... I want to to use google's smtp for sending email from another address, but cannot figure out how to do it. Fact: users cannot send emails when they are on non telkom networks...
  3. M

    C and C++ on Windows Desktop, Internet protocols, Machine control, Poker.

    Job description: Senior Software Developer. Location or telecommuting: Anywhere in SA. Telecommute OK too. Permanent or part-time: Either. Junior, intermediary or senior: Senior. Availability: One month. Experience: Electronics, 30 years software development, from Basic, to...
  4. T

    Neotel email change & configuration

    New Neotel Email settings as from the 15th of November 2015. SetUp secure POP Mail Android Devices 1. From the Applications menu, select Email. This application may be named Mail on some versions of Android. 2. Select Add account 3. Enter your email address and password 4. Select...
  5. S

    Web Africa SMTP servers blacklisted

    Is anybody else having problems with Web Africa's SMTP servers being constantly on one blacklist or another? There is one particular blacklisting with which has now been open with the Web Africa support team for over 2 weeks. The problem remains unsolved!
  6. R outgoing email issue

    Good day I'm trying to help a lady who can receive email on her iPad but can't send. She has a email address and can send and receive when she's at home (Telkom ADSL) but as soon as she's off the Telkom network she can't send emails from this address. The error message says: "The...
  7. G

    Vodamail SMTP Authentication

    Hi Everyone, Im having an issue, im setting up someones email address, as far as i know the settings goes like this email: pop: smtp: no authentication on SMTP The problem im having is when the...
  8. T

    Afrihost & Axxess SMTP issues?

    Morning Folks. Is anybody having SMTP mail sending issues using Afrihost or Axxess? I've been having an issue with some of my clients since Afrihost posted the "slow network speeds in Gauteng North, east....etc on their Homepage. All of a sudden I have 5 clients total (3 on Afrihost and...
  9. Z

    Send Mail through mwebs smtp server without username and apssword

    I am trying to configure our webserver at work, which is hosted at Mweb to send emails through mwebs smtp server however I cant seem to get it right. From my understanding, the fact that the mail is coming from within mweb , their smtp server will allow mail though without having to provide a...
  10. H

    Vodamail on 3G vs. WiFi (SMTP Authentication issue)

    Hi all, Can someone please shed some light on a most interesting challenge... My dad is 71, has a vodacom 3G acount in use with his tablet (android) He has bad vision, and I'm having a real hard time explaining mail settings to him... The problem as follows with outgoing mail settings...
  11. S port 25 filtering?

    Hi, I recently travelled to Swaziland and was unable to send mail via our internal server based back in SA. I was getting timeout errors. I access our smtp server on port 25. Does anyone know if Swaziland Telecom ( implements any filtering on port 25? Thanks.
  12. K

    Outbound SMTP redirection.

    Has anyone else noticed that Mweb intercepts and redirects all outbound connections via TCP 25 to a proxy? You can test this yourself, just port scan any external host and without fail you'll see that 25 is always open on the scanned host. :confused:
  13. A

    Create SMTP server on Afrihost

    Hi guys! My name is Kevin and I work for an NPO. We recently purchased our first web host through Afrihost. Right now, there is no website, it's just being used for email. We would like to send out a bulk email to around 27,000 people. I contacted AfriMan and he suggested I contact Afrihost...
  14. mojoman

    Vodacom email quarantine problems

    All of sudden my emails (being sent using Vodacom smtp) are now being quarantined with the message as below, anyone else having this issue? I love the line about 'collateral damage', the only damage being done is to my business as I cannot send out enquiries now and wasting time means losing...
  15. F

    An error occurred sending mail: The mail server sent an incorrect greeting: .

    Hi, I have set up my mail ( dsl) a few weeks ago on my new pc and everything worked fine using Thunderbird. Now i cant send mail anymore, keeps coming up with error "An error occurred sending mail: The mail server sent an incorrect greeting: ." each time I try to send a mail. I...
  16. M

    Mweb smtp slow to deliver

    Hi I have sent multiple emails using to my gmail account and they arrived eventually after about 3 hours. I also see another guy emailed me 3 hours ago (iafrica address) and his email only arrived in my inbox now. Is the delay on mweb side or on gmail side? Any ideas?
  17. carstensdj

    International POP/SMTP Setting

    Hi All, So quick question as i have never needed to setup email for international reasons... A client of mine is going over to Germany and Europe next month and wants me to setup his email so that he can send/receive whilst abroad. His email is a "" email address. What...
  18. S

    Can't send through MWEB smtp server, can't log on to MWEB 'my account'

    Is there an authentication problem at MWEB? All of a sudden I cannot sent mail using smtp through MWEB, nor can I sign on to - it sits for a while and bombs out with an error page. - That makes me think it's not just my account. Can anyone currently send...
  19. T

    MWeb SMTP and Thunderbird to Outlook 2010 questions

    Morning folks Not sure where to have posted this but hope you can help. Have a friend who is using a Tiscali email account (MWeb) and Thunderbird as an email client. Sending emails are an absolute nightmare! It takes forever to send an email. I have tried changing the SMTP to...
  20. AchmatK

    iBurst SMTP

    I have a Tiscali(Mweb) email account that I have had for a number of years. I have never had a problem when sending email from outlook with or when using different connections such as ADSL, Vodacom or MTN. Ever since I joined iBurst, I have to set my SMTP to...