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Troubleshooting Sending mail from Exchange

Posted on 2011-02-10
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SO I am setting up Exchange for the first time. I had it all working fine sending mail from exchange. I needed to add POP3 & IMAP access. I got it all setup but now I don't know what changed. I can only send email locally. Email sent to other domains sit in the queues under 'Internet Mail SMTP Connector'. How do I get this fixed ?
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by:LLMorrisson
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Have you tried running the mailflow troubleshooter tool in the toolbox? That may give you some pointers where your problem lies.
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How do I run that tool ?
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Go into the EMC, and then right at the bottom there is an item, Toolbox.

Open that up and you will see a list of tools you can use.

Open Mailflow Troubleshooter and follow the instructions that fit your situation.
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by:WiddleAvi
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Making progress. So it reported that I was using a non standard port (I had changed the port to 587). So instead of changing it I just added 25 so now it's using both 25 and 587. When I ran the report again there was no errors. One email I sent went through but another one going to a hotmail account got this error 'There was a SMTP communication problem with the recipient's email server.  Please contact your system administrator.'
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by:WiddleAvi
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Nevemind - I take it back. Must have been an error from an older message. Everything seems to working fine now !!! Thanks
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