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mib123
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Post Posted November 8th, 2017, 10:45 am

Dan,
I found this site by googling that 'login to server smtp.verizon.net failed.' I had been stopped from sending emails. I followed the instructions you gave in 2016 -tools to options to security to passwords I deleted saved passwords. I restarted Thunderbird. Next time I "got mail" it didn't ask for my password. Neither could I figure out how to create a new password.
So, I am lost. How do I create a new password? Will that then allow me to send emails?
MIchael -mib123
Probably not necessary to say I am not a whiz at this computer/email world. And my kids live too far away to help.

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Post Posted November 8th, 2017, 11:47 am

I split your post from its original location as the problem the OP was dealing with there was quite different from yours.

How do I create a new password? Will that then allow me to send emails?

What error message are you getting now when trying to send a message using the Verizon account?
What settings do you have for the outgoing server for that account? Check under TB menu path Tools->Account Settings->Outgoing Server (SMTP).

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