Re: SMTP setup question (Solved)
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Debian User
> Sent: 03 December 2003 08:37
> To: email@example.com
> Subject: Re: SMTP setup question
> i think you have to go under _advanced_ options for
> the particular
> user. there, you can select the stmp server you wish
> to use.
> there is also a link in the user account window for
> server selection.
> i have my local smtp server for some accounts and an
> open relay
> for others using the same mozilla session.
> At Wednesday, 3 December 2003, Anim Asante
> <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> >--- "Kent West" [mailto:email@example.com]wrote: >
> >> -----Original Message-----
> >> From: Kent West [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org]
> >> Sent: 02 December 2003 03:46
> >> To: email@example.com
> >> Subject: Re: SMTP setup question
> >> Anim Asante wrote:
> >>>Hi All,
> >>>I have signed up with two ISPs and I tried to set
> >>> my Mozilla mail for the second mail account.
> >>>mail would not let me set up a second SMTP.
> >>>My question is if I send a mail from the second
> >>>account, which SMTP server will be used? What can
> >>>about it?
> >> I'm running Thunderbird right now, but IIRC,
> >> has the same option. Under the SMTP Server
> >> is an Advanced button that will let you set a
> >> SMTP server. Of course, you have to go in and
> >> which server you use each time you need to change
> >> (which is a pain, and could be handled better).
> >> If you're dialed into ISP2 and your SMTP Server
> >> set to ISP1, chances are real good that your mail
> >> won't go through, because ISP1 won't relay
> >> for ISP2. It _might_ work, but probably not.
> >> instead have to go into Options and change the >
> > >
> >> default SMTP server each time you change
> >> your ISP.
> >> There might be some sort of extension to add a
> >> quick-change link on the
> >> menus/toolbar, but I'm not aware of such (but
> >> I've never looked
> >> for it either).
> >> --
> >> Kent
> >Thanks, Kent. I will have a look at it.
> >Anim Asante
As suggested by Kent West and John Peter, the Advanced
button allowed me to setup another SMTP server.
Thanks to all who helped to solve this problem. I do
appreciate it so much.
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