Hello Chris, > I tried telnetting the sever > but it said connection failed but I am not exactly sure what I am > supposed to do with telnet so that may be a red herring.
Did you tryed on port 'smtp' ? The intention of such a test is to see if the route is ok from that machine till the endpoint. --- Rgds, Wilfried [TeamICS] http://www.overbyte.be/eng/overbyte/teamics.html http://www.mestdagh.biz Friday, June 16, 2006, 14:00, Lord, Chris wrote: > Wilfred, > Outlook Express can send mail using the same server settings from the > same machine yet all I get is a connect error message. I have shutdown > ZoneAlarm in case that was getting in the way and it isn't. I have > tried it on the bosses machine which does not have a firewall installed. > He can connect to the SMTP server and send mail using Outlook Express > with no problems. I then use exactly the same settings with MailSnd and > get the same error on his machine "connect 10053 error". > I have looked at the FAQ and unfortunately, I didn't see anything that > is relevant to the problem I am having. I tried telnetting the sever > but it said connection failed but I am not exactly sure what I am > supposed to do with telnet so that may be a red herring. > This is driving me nuts. I am now at a complete loss. > Chris > -----Original Message----- > From: [EMAIL PROTECTED] > [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] > Behalf Of Wilfried Mestdagh > Sent: 15 June 2006 15:03 > To: ICS support mailing > Subject: Re: [twsocket] MailSnd demo problem > Hello Chris, > 10053 is "software caused connection abort". Usually this is when > something is wrong between client and server. What happens if you just > open a telnet session from the same machine as where you try the SMTP > client on ? See FAQ on my site for SMTP commands. > --- > Rgds, Wilfried [TeamICS] > http://www.overbyte.be/eng/overbyte/teamics.html > http://www.mestdagh.biz > -- > To unsubscribe or change your settings for TWSocket mailing list > please goto http://www.elists.org/mailman/listinfo/twsocket > Visit our website at http://www.overbyte.be -- To unsubscribe or change your settings for TWSocket mailing list please goto http://www.elists.org/mailman/listinfo/twsocket Visit our website at http://www.overbyte.be