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AOL SMTP Connector backing up.....

laurajalexander
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I just installed SBS 2003 with exchange and the smtp connector for aol is backing up.  I have tried to force connect but nothing.  what can I do?
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AOL is very picky about who they accept email from. Are you sending email directly or using a smart host?

-M

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Directly through Exchange.....
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When you ran the wizard you stated you wanted to deliver email by DNS and not a smart host?
Do you have the DNS setup correctly, with a valid reverse DNS record etc? Do you have a static IP address? If not to either of those then you will be unable to send email directly using DN Sand you will have to use your ISPs SMTP Server as a smart host.

-M

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