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Outlook 2003 error  (0x80040900)  - on 3 accounts

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Outlook 2003 error - on 3 accounts

User didnt reboot the PC and will on Monday - homework now.
Its various email accounts and I can see them on www.main2web.com so its the PC .... he has internet connection to the www.



Task 'don@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx.com - Receiving' reported error
(0x80040900) : 'The server name you entered can not be found on the network (it might be down temporarily). Please verify that you are online and that the server name is correct.'

Task 'nrsl@xxxxxxxx.net - Receiving' reported error (0x80040900) : 'The server name you entered can not be found on the network (it might be down temporarily). Please verify that you are online and that the server name is correct.'

Task 'xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx Ltd - Receiving' reported error (0x80040900) : 'The server name you entered can not be found on the network (it might be down temporarily). Please verify that you are online and that the server name is correct.'



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Greetings, worded !

1. Register an important send/receive library file.  Go to Start > Run and type regsvr32 inetcomm.dll

2. Check if antivirus email check is slowing sending and receiving.  Disable it. Check if other programs running in the background is interfering. Disable one at a time the Firewall, antispyware, antispam, and all Norton programs.

3. In the account settings, Advanced settings, change the server timeout time from 1 min to 5 min

4. Delete the accounts and recreate them.

Best wishes!
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Thnaks for the quick reply, will be on site Monday if a reboot doesnt cure the issue!
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worded, any update?
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