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Problems sending xtra email with Outlook 2007?

Has anyone else started having problems with this or is it just me?  We don’t use our xtra email a lot to send emails, but I finally decided to sort it. Here are the changes I needed to make: Change outgoing mail server…

Outlook Mail Settings for Computer Cave Hosted Email

Server Information Incoming mail server: mail.(yourdomain) (e.g.: mail.computercave.co.nz) Outgoing mail server: mail.(yourdomain) Logon Information User Name: (full email address) More Settings: Outgoing Server: Tick “My outgoing server requires authentication” and Select “Use same settings as incoming mail server”. Advanced: Use the following type…

D-Link DSL-2730B connection issues

So, supplied a customer with a D-Link DSL-2730b wireless N 150 ADSL 2/2+ Modem Router that was subsequently returned as faulty.  Tested in the workshop and found that it could not detect ADSL on the line that had previously had Telecom supplied Thomson…

Samsung Galaxy GT-I5503T Android Phone MMS issues

After much searching, talking to Telecom etc I found out how to get my phone to send a picture via messaging. Here are the basic instructions if you are on Telecom: Open Settings Open Wireless and Networks Open Mobile networks Open Access Point…

Your Domain Mail settings

If you're using a mail client such as Windows Live Mail, or Microsoft Outlook, you'll need to set up an account through the Tools menu so that you can access mail being sent to you at your domain. The incoming and outgoing mail…

MySQL Menu

Login to your file manager, select the “Home” hyperlink down the bottom left and then the MySQL Menu.  You will need to create a database and user.  phpMyAdmin is also accessed from this page and will open in a new tab/window, asking for…

FTP/File Manager Login

Your account details will be sent to you once you have registered with us. Log into the DirectAdmin Login Page and select the “File Manager” hyperlink at the top left.  This will take you to a number of folders and files.  Your website…

Configuring Domain Aliases

Ok, you've had a spend up and purchased a domain name, you've got the hosting sorted (with us of course!) and now you've realised you need a second domain name to cover a specific product line, and you want it to point to…

Closing Programmes

When closing programmes if at all possible please go to the file menu and choose exit, or close the programme using the “X” in the right hand corner of the screen. DO NOT use Alt-F4 unless there is absolutely no other way to…

Emails Printing in very Large Print?

This problem may be associated with the text size selected  in your email programme (e.g. Outlook Express and/or your internet browser (e.g. Internet Explorer).  To fix this in Outlook Express or Internet Explorer choose View – Text Size – and check the appropriate…

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