Exchange 2003 and Hotmail

Posted on 2006-04-05
Last Modified: 2011-10-03
I cannot send email from an Hotmail account to any address in our company.

But emails from another company running exchange are fine and come through.

I just have problems receiving emails from Hotmail..

Exchange Server 2003 running IMF both set to level 3 and reject

any ideas??
Question by:micromc
    LVL 20

    Accepted Solution

    Hi micromc,

    What Delivery Failure report are you getting in your hotmail account ?

    LVL 33

    Assisted Solution

    turn IMF off or settings down to test if this is blocking Hotmail

    Do you run any other Virus scan for Exchange or spam blockers for exchange (3rd party)?

    Author Comment


    Computer Associates Pest Patrol and Eturst Antivirus

    Author Comment

    IMF is blocking email, if i set it to take no action it lets hotmail email through no problem..

    how can i reslove this?

    Author Comment

    Installed Exchange SP2 and Installed this hotfix:-

    which resolved the problem but you have to call up MS for it..

    thanks for the help anyway!
    LVL 33

    Expert Comment

    glad you got this fixed...and for posting how you got it fixed... good job

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