outlook express error

Posted on 2005-04-15
Last Modified: 2012-08-13
The host 'shawmail' could not be found. Please verify that you have entered the server name correctly. Account: '', Server: 'shawmail', Protocol: POP3, Port: 110, Secure(SSL): No, Socket Error: 11001, Error Number: 0x800CCC0D

I recive this message everytime i try to log in to my email account

Acording to shaw every setting is right they figure it is some software problem anny ideas guys anyone seen this error before and know what might be the cause
Question by:chadace
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    Accepted Solution

    Could be a DNS problem.

    (1) What happens when you type:


    in a command window?

    (2) Is your email (i.e. from Outlook Express) working inspite of the above message?

    (3) Do you have any problems using a web browser, or is that all normal?

    Author Comment

    sorry about the tim from my last post

    answer to #1 it can find it

    2 out look express will not work

    3 web works fine

    and yesterday for no aparent reason it started working again

    weird things happen in windows :)
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    Expert Comment

    >weird things happen in windows :)

    Maybe it is best if everything is not predictable :)


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