Ray_Net wrote: > Andrea wrote: >> Peter Potamus the Purple Hippo wrote: >>> Andrea wrote: >>>> This is strange. I'm using Outlook Express as a newsreader with >>>> Windows XP, SP3. I wanted to see if there were any recent posts in >>>> this newsgroup, but they don't appear. When I search (Find Message) >>>> using the subject header from one of the threads, new posts appear >>>> in the Find Message window. When I close it, the posts are on my >>>> hard drive. This isn't happening with my other newsgroups, >>>> including moz general. Does anyone know why this group isn't >>>> refreshing? (I realize it may be an OE problem, but it's just >>>> happening in this newsgroup.) I'll probably have to use the Find >>>> Message window again to see if there are responses to this, or if >>>> my post even appears . . . >>> it probably is an OE problem, so its better to ask >>> them: >>> http://www.microsoft.com/communities/newsgroups/default.mspx. >>> You'll get more help there than you can here. >> >> When I try to download new messages I get a 480 authentication >> request error. Does this newsgroup now require a password? If so, >> how do I find out what it is? >> > This is what i have found .... a bad postionning of an option in OE: > Go to Tools; Accounts; News tab; and > double-click your news account. Look on the Server tab. If your > news-server requires you to log on, tick that box, and fill in > details. If your news-server does *not* require log on (probably not, > is it's your ISP's), then make sure the box is *not* checked.
Apparently in a few newsgroups the View menu to show all messages had gotten changed, so hopefully the problem is resolved. _______________________________________________ support-seamonkey mailing list firstname.lastname@example.org https://lists.mozilla.org/listinfo/support-seamonkey