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    Each ping produces four lines of good results, so...

    Each ping produces four lines of good results, so these are both good results and show that there is a good Internet connection in both directions. I have run this test just about every time I start...
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    Yes, probably every combination there is.

    Yes, probably every combination there is.
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    @ruirib - Well, I can't say I haven't changed...

    @ruirib - Well, I can't say I haven't changed settings since I received the one and only batch (5) of msgs, but I feel that I have only repeatedly changed a couple or so of the settings. During those...
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    Received the test msg eminating from the gmail...

    Received the test msg eminating from the gmail a/c. But, only on my old PC, nothing on my new PC. Also nothing on the new but three test msgs sent to my inbox on the old PC. So although the Outlook...
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    @ruirib - I never have more than one PC active at...

    @ruirib - I never have more than one PC active at anytime. I have one modem, no router, so just one PC can be online at a time. Since I only know so much about how email works I cannot comment...
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    To all - I am on my new PC now. I have just...

    To all - I am on my new PC now. I have just concluded using Outlook in order to get the text that shows in the error messages that I get, both upon starting Outlook and when doing the test process in...
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    @BruceR - I will fire up my new PC and check for...

    @BruceR - I will fire up my new PC and check for the message. I have noticed that not only do I get a error condition upon running the test on that setup screen, Outlook seems to attempt to connect...
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    Wow, this may take awhile for me to absorb and...

    Wow, this may take awhile for me to absorb and accomplish.

    As a main frame programmer/analyst I rile at the half-baked products being produced for PCs and with their lack of explanatory user...
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    @PvtBB - Long story short: - Let me establish...

    @PvtBB - Long story short:
    - Let me establish some abbreviations for terms to be talked about: pc1 - old PC; pc2 - new PC; cc - Comcast, my ISP; m1 - my old modem, a Motorola SB5101; m2 - new...
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    Just tested send/receive - yes, I get an error...

    Just tested send/receive - yes, I get an error window. The window is the same window I see when I use the Test your Settings button on one of the settings windows. When clicked it does a test of five...
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    I may have spoken too soon. Although today was...

    I may have spoken too soon. Although today was the first time I was able to receive emails on my new PC via Office Outlook 2003, in doing some further testing to see if I could both send and receive...
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    @ruirib - You aren't going to believe this - I...

    @ruirib - You aren't going to believe this - I can hardly believe it myself. I started up my new PC and went through the whole set of set up screens for configuring an Outlook email application. I...
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    Yes, I do. But can I beg off from trying to...

    Yes, I do. But can I beg off from trying to compose a reply that contains the settings until tomorrow morning? It is getting late here and I have something I must do before I retire for the night. No...
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    Well, I would like to stick with Outlook if I...

    Well, I would like to stick with Outlook if I could get it to work. Question: in trying to provide the
    setting for it, I found that there is a screen that shows a list of servers that seem to be...
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    I want to thank any and all that responded to my...

    I want to thank any and all that responded to my request for help, ruirib especially. Thank you all.
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    I believe I did. I sent an email from my old PC...

    I believe I did. I sent an email from my old PC (where both the PC and Outlook Express still work), to my gmail a/c on the new PC. The reason it took me so long to try your hint was because I had...
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    I am totally disgusted with this problem and I am...

    I am totally disgusted with this problem and I am at my wits end. Since I last posted to this
    thread I finally received a call from a Comcast help person (who sounded American and did not
    have an...
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    Thank you again. I will give it a try, but not...

    Thank you again. I will give it a try, but not today. It has been a very long day for me and I
    am beginning to see things double. I am going to sign off for today, and come back
    tomorrow morning....
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    Yes, I thought I would use GMail at first on my...

    Yes, I thought I would use GMail at first on my new PC because so many of my emailers use it, but then I found out
    that it did not store your emails on your PC but kept them on a server. I wanted to...
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    Internet access for other app's are okay. In fact...

    Internet access for other app's are okay. In fact since I can open Outlook 2003 and see its "home" page I would think that that shows even Outlook can access the Internet, but there is something that...
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    Sorry, but I believe both app's are set to keep...

    Sorry, but I believe both app's are set to keep emails on the servers. Also, I cannot send or receive emails from the Outlook 2003 app. The problem must be something else that no one expects. Maybe...
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    Yes, they have walked me through all the settings...

    Yes, they have walked me through all the settings a dozen times, all to no avail.
    They even had me change the ports.

    Thank you for your quick reply.
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    Office Outlook 2003 help

    I need help in getting Office Outlook 2003 working on my new PC.

    I have two PCs: a Dell desktop purchased Jan 2006 using MS XP and Outlook Express email application.
    Second: a Dell laptop...
  24. Thread: Latest scam

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    Since I was not aware of this specific scam, I...

    Since I was not aware of this specific scam, I thought I would put a heads up notice out. No harm in doing so, and who knew this particular rot was out there for so many years. Thanks for your notice...
  25. Thread: Latest scam

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    Latest scam

    The latest scam I have encountered occurred very recently.

    I received an Email supposedly from the USPS.COM. It wasn't .
    The Email said: "Your parcel has arrived at June 2nd, 2014. Courier was...
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