If you have configured your SBCGlobal email with Outlook, then you will be interested in reading the blog post in which a few common Outlook errors are explained. These errors can interrupt with your SBCGlobal email as well, so you must go through the post in order to be aware as to how to get rid of the errors.
MS Outlook is the most common email client that people configure their email accounts with. SBCGlobal email users are no different, as they too like using their email accounts via Outlook. The user-friendly interface and simplified features make Outlook a top platform, but that doesn’t mean the platform is free from errors. There are many errors in Outlook, which could halt the functioning of your SBCGlobal email account. Let’s find out what those errors are and how to fix them.
Common error codes in Outlook include:
This notification is usually given on the outgoing e-mail server (SMTP). The SBCGlobal email requires that you include a username and password. If you do not do this, then this error message will be given. You can remedy this by indicating in the settings (under More settings, outgoing e-mail tab) that a username and password must be used. If you have already set this up, you must indicate under the advanced heading that an encrypted connection must be used.
This error message is displayed if Outlook cannot find the specified servers. For example, because you have problems with the internet connection. Or maybe your e-mail is blocked by your virus scanner. Can you still open random internet pages? Then your connection will work as normal. In that case, the problem will have to be found in the settings of the e-mail program or a virus scanner/firewall. To exclude this as a possible cause, you can switch it off temporarily.
Important Note: A virus scanner and/or firewall are an important part of your operating system. It may be necessary to switch it off temporarily during the investigation. However, this is an unsafe situation for your computer, which we do not recommend! If there are problems with your email in combination with security software, it is best to ask the supplier for support.
If you receive this message, your access provider will block the outgoing email. You solve this by choosing server port 587 for the outgoing e-mail server.
This message can have several causes. If you get this with the outgoing e-mail, there is a problem with the connection to the outgoing server. This may be due to, for example, modem problems or a virus scanner that blocks traffic. If you receive this notification on the incoming e-mail, then your email could have been stuck and causing the problem. It is best to log in to the SBCGlobal email to delete this message. After this, you will receive the rest of your email normally.
This message contains invalid characters in the message that you are trying to send. These are either in the address where you send the message or in your own address, in the settings. By correcting these characters the e-mail will start working normally again.
This error is usually given if you have entered the wrong username or password. If you adjust this, everything should work again.
These are some of the common errors in Outlook, which you may come across. The solution for the errors has also been provided, but in case, the solution doesn’t work for you, then you should consult SBCGloblal Login experts because they are well-versed with the errors befalling Outlook.