Evolution not sending email

Asked by martiparts on 2008-01-25

Absolute beginner -- No problem receiving email... i am having problems sending email out through evolution via local ISP account..ie smtp.mail.myispprovider.net (:2500) -- this is left out of the server script...should i include this protocol in script. what is :2500 is that a port? any help appreciated. Thanks in advance.

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Alan Pope 🍺🐧🐱 πŸ¦„
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2008-01-26
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2008-01-26
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2008-01-25

Yes, you can specify the port number in Evolution by putting :2500 at the end of the SMTP server host name.

martiparts (rodneymartin) said : #2

Thank you for the reassurance, i honestly was not sure. i also realized that this area of Q & A may be the wrong place to pose simple question of this nature. could you suggest or point me to the correct posting site? Thanks again AP...