Windows 8 RTM - Mail App - Unable to add my 1&1 email account

I'm unable to add my email account to the mail application

 

my email account is hosted through 1&1 - but it simply won't add the account (imap.1and1.co.uk and auth.smtp.1and1.co.uk)

I can access via webmail, and my windows phone 7 accesses the account, also it works via outlook 2003 - but not through the new windows 8 app.

 

Any ideas as to what I can do to get this working.

 

P.s my username/email account are on a different domain name than the mail servers as I have a domain hosted at 1&1

 

 

 

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Last updated September 20, 2013 Views 1,136 Applies to:
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Resolved in the mail app update released on the 9th October.

Now works as expected.

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