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    Jan Aucamp Posts: 1, Reputation: 1
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    Mar 29, 2018, 02:50 AM
    Windows live mail unable to logon
    Unable to login. Showing error id 0x8oocccof. Authentication failed. Does not accept my password although I was always loggedin
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    cmeeks Posts: 753, Reputation: 64
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    Jun 5, 2018, 02:29 PM
    Authentication errors are not all Unsername and password errors, rerun your setup paying specific attention to your IMAP/SMTP or POP/SMTP settings, many providers sue a non standard port number for these services, also if using Gmail check to see that Pop/IMAP services have been enabled on the account this can be done in Gmail settings.

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