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Windows Mail - can receive but not send

Discussion in 'Web & Email' started by titch, Apr 1, 2008.

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  1. titch

    titch Thread Starter

    Apr 1, 2008
    This was an intermittent problem but today seems to be permanent: I'm on Vista home premium, using Windows mail. I have a broadband connection. When I click Send/Receive the incoming mails arrive but I see a window headed "Windows Security" that asks me to Logon to my server (pipex) saying "please verify that both the username and password are correct". The "remember my credentials" box is already checked and however many tiems I enter my user name and password this window re-appears.
    Webmail works fine for both send and receive.
    I've had this problem ever since I got the new PC with Vista installed, (3 months ago) but until today it occurred only now and again and eventually I was always able to Send.
    Also installed is FreeAVG antivirus and MSGTAG. The latter requires that my SMTP outgoing is set at
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