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Having issue setting up email on outlook 2010. Using Exchange 2003

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I am having problems setting up email on outlook 2010. Email is located on a remote exchange 2003.
I have test account using thunderbird and work fine.
The error message is:
Log onto incoming mail server (pop3). Your email server sever rejected your user name. Verify your user name for this account in Account Settings. The server responded -err invalid command.
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by:chapmanjw
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Are you trying to setup the account as an Exchange account or as a POP3 account?
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by:Cevans1a
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Is pop3 enabled on your exchange server?
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by:bitMASTERS
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use full user name and domain for login  i.e. domain\username
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by:michko-au
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Are you using the same settings that you did with Thunderbird - i.e. POP server, username, password?

It could be the way your username has been entered

Try DOMAIN\USER\MAILBOX
Try the e-mail address

This article may help:
http://www.msexchange.org/tutorials/Connecting_POP_And_IMAP_Clients_To_MS_Exchange_Server.html
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I found out that it was an 2000 exchange server which does not support outlook 2010.
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