Solved

Outlook 2003 keeps asking for password even when it is ticked in e-mail account

Posted on 2008-10-19
4
266 Views
Last Modified: 2013-11-05
I have Office 2003 installed on my PC and use Outlook 2003 for my e-mails, it is a standard account (account name@sky.com) and is not on an exchange server.
The 'remember password' is highlighted in the e-mail account but for some reason, every time i try to send mail, it asks for account name and password.
Any ideas??
0
Comment
Question by:Peebee45
  • 2
  • 2
4 Comments
 
LVL 15

Expert Comment

by:hewittg
ID: 22753794
You may have looked at this, but this may address your issue.

Glenn

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/290684
0
 

Author Comment

by:Peebee45
ID: 22753995
Thanks, it worked!
However I now have a second question, I have had to rebuild PC due to a virus attack.
Outlook is now working and I have retrieved my pst files and archives, so I have my mail, unfortunately I have no contacts in my address book, I have looked for PAB files WAB files with no success.
Could you help?
0
 
LVL 15

Accepted Solution

by:
hewittg earned 500 total points
ID: 22754059
If you have not found a PAB file, I am almost sure when you rebuilt, you did not save or it corrupted the correct files to keep them.  One note though, it is a hidden file, make sure you set your options to view hidden and system files.

Glenn
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:Peebee45
ID: 31507658
Your original answer solved the main problem, I found my address book one the pst file was updated correctly.
Thanx
0

Featured Post

VMware Disaster Recovery and Data Protection

In this expert guide, you’ll learn about the components of a Modern Data Center. You will use cases for the value-added capabilities of Veeam®, including combining backup and replication for VMware disaster recovery and using replication for data center migration.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Following basic email etiquette rules will help you write a professional email and achieve a good, lasting impression with your contacts.
Are you unable to connect or configure Hotmail email account in Microsoft Outlook 2010, 2007? Or Outlook.com emails are not downloading to Outlook? Lets’ see the problem and resolve Outlook Connector error syncing folder hierarchy (0x8004102A).
Get people started with the process of using Access VBA to control Outlook using automation, Microsoft Access can control other applications. An example is the ability to programmatically talk to Microsoft Outlook. Using automation, an Access applic…
This Experts Exchange video Micro Tutorial shows how to tell Microsoft Office that a word is NOT spelled correctly. Microsoft Office has a built-in, main dictionary that is shared by Office apps, including Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, and Word. When …

803 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question