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Wanted to see if anyone else is having problems with popgate not retrieving Yahoo e-mail. I have an account classified as "SBC/Yahoo Dial", and several other regular (free) "Yahoo" accounta. The "Dial" account stopped working, as well as *some* of the free accounts, while others work. I noticed this several days ago. I went into SpamCop tools, deleted those entries, and reentered them. After waiting for an hour, I went back in to check the settings, and am gettting "Cannot connect to server" error message on the "external servers" configuration page.

Any ideas? Is popgate busted? Should I use popgate.cesmail.net, or popgate.cqmail.net? (I have a cqmail.net account) I have about 120 e-mails sitting in my dial account, and about 2000 in one of my free accounts. I made sure to use XX[at]yahoo.com for my e-mail address.

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I only have one free account with yahoo but I have been receiving mail (spam and real mail) through it as normal within the last hour. However, when I went to check my settings, I did see an Invalid Password error reported, so perhaps something bad is starting to happen. I reset the password and a test I sent came through within a few minutes.

POP Server popgate.cesmail.net

Username stevenunderwood<at>yahoo.com

Password <password>

Leave on Server 0

Use SSL 0

Error Count 1

Last Error Invalid password

Delete this Entry

Received: (qmail 14268 invoked from network); 28 Dec 2004 03:08:23 -0000

Received: from unknown (HELO c60.cesmail.net) (

  by blade1.cesmail.net with SMTP; 28 Dec 2004 03:08:23 -0000

Received: from mailgate.cesmail.net (

  by c60.cesmail.net with SMTP; 27 Dec 2004 22:08:16 -0500

X-IronPort-AV: i="3.88,88,1102309200";

d="scan'208"; a="154723749:sNHT37749472"

Received: (qmail 21428 invoked from network); 28 Dec 2004 03:08:15 -0000

Received: from unknown (HELO mailgate.cesmail.net) (

  by mailgate.cesmail.net with SMTP; 28 Dec 2004 03:08:15 -0000

X-RocketMail: 00000001;R---S-----------;6711

X-RocketUID: 0000007138

X-RocketMIF: 1104203202;1567;932511962d36aa2826a69b2611f82a3f

X-Apparently-To: stevenunderwood<at>yahoo.com via; Mon, 27 Dec 2004 19:06:41 -0800

X-Rocket-Track: -40 ; IPCR=n-w0,n100,g0 ; IP=

Authentication-Results: mta307.mail.scd.yahoo.com

  from=spamcop.net; domainkeys=neutral (no sig)

X-Originating-IP: []

Received: from popgate.cesmail.net []

by mailgate.cesmail.net with POP3 (fetchmail-6.2.1)

for underwood<at>spamcop.net (single-drop); Mon, 27 Dec 2004 22:08:15 -0500 (EST)

Received: from  (EHLO mxsf02.cluster1.charter.net) (

  by mta307.mail.scd.yahoo.com with SMTP; Mon, 27 Dec 2004 19:06:41 -0800

Received: from mxip06.cluster1.charter.net (mxip06a.cluster1.charter.net [])

by mxsf02.cluster1.charter.net (8.12.11/8.12.11) with ESMTP id iBS36exJ011058

for <stevenunderwood<at>yahoo.com>; Mon, 27 Dec 2004 22:06:40 -0500

Received: from cpe-24-177-39-162.ma.charter.com (HELO steven.spamcop.net) (

  by mxip06.cluster1.charter.net with ESMTP; 27 Dec 2004 22:06:40 -0500

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I've changed passwords on the problematic accounts, deleted them from the configuration, and re-entered them. The Dial account is working again, but the other accounts are still giving me a "cannot connect to server" problem. Also, my hotmail account started giving me a "cannot connect to server". Can someone make sure that popgate is working correctly?



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