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I get following message when trying to send an e-mail bu:

530 authentication required

How do I resolve this problem?

I'm working on Windows 7 and trying to use Windows Live Mail with my existing e-mail address.

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Who is your email server? This is a configuration issue on your Windows Live Mail. I would refer to your mail server to make sure you have POP/IMAP access enabled. Usually you can google "Set up windows live mail with xxxxxx mail" where xxxxxx is your mail provider.

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Most SMTP servers these days require authentication for submitting mail. Make sure you enabled AccountsPropertiesServersOutgoingMy server requires authentication, otherwise WLM will not even attempt to login.

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