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Sending email using your own domain

Introduction Email is evolving new methods to combat spoofing of email addresses.  While there used to be no checks on what email servers can be used by particular domains, that is no longer the case. Consequently when sending using your own domain u...

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Orphan Email accounts

IntroductionThis information applies to all four Virgin Media Email are increasingly coming on the Forum's after having email accounts locked/deleted.  This post looks at one of t...

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Outgoing Authentication Issues? - Check Email Logs

IntroductionThere have been a number of threads on the boards lately where people have been seeing the password prompt pop up when trying to send e-mails.While the symptom is the same for many users, there are actually a number of possible causes.Bro...

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ravenstar68 by Very Insightful Person
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Ravenstar's Email FAQ's

The aim of this thread is to collate some of the stickies I have made in the past into one thread. In here you will find the following FAQ's Understanding Email Block ListsSPF, DKIM, and DMARC explainedGeneric/Dynamic host names prohibited - an expla...

ravenstar68 by Very Insightful Person
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Your mailbox is not available at the moment

Hi all,I've never used the e-mail address provided by VM, so today I decided to give it a go and I get this every time I click on "e-mail" under my account. What can I actually do about this? Thanks

Sptz by On our wavelength
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old NTLWORLD hacked

HiMy old NTL WORLD email address has been hacked. ""Can someone help me get this account deleted?Thanks

Lost access to email address

Hi,I am working on behalf of my client, who has lost access to her email account. She believes she set up the account around 15 years ago and always worked through her mail app, never needing to log in online.Her account was removed by an IT technici...

Email hacked (

Hello.   Can you help urgently?!My old email account (not linked to broadband etc.) has been hacked and I have been sent an email threat/ request for funds with them quoting my password.   I cannot change my password online and I really ne...

WSTSHT by Joining in
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SMTP error message

LINUX MINT & Thunderbird. Login to server with username [REMOVED] failed. Sending of the message failed.Unable to authenticate to Outgoing server (SMTP) Please check the password and verify the 'Authe...

Old ntlworld email

Can someone help me to delete an old ntlworld email address as my one has been hacked. I’m no long a customer of virgin media and have been for a while but can’t seem to get this deleted. I’ve rang virgin but seems to be a struggle. Hopefully this ca...

Orphan Email Reset

HiMy wife has a virginmedia email that needs a password reset, however I can’t see it in My Virgin Media as it was set up several years ago as a secondary email on my old account. Please can anyone help?ThanksColin

Resolved! Blueyonder email hacked

I have an old email account associated to an old account which ended years ago but it’s been hacked and I can no longer access it.I would like to urgently delete the account to prevent them gaining access to further accounts b

Arctia by Joining in
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