The host 'pop3.gmail.com' could not be found. Please verify that you have entered the server name correctly. Account: 'POP3', Server: 'pop3.gmail.com', Protocol: POP3, Port: 995, Secure(SSL): Yes, Socket Error: 11001, Error Number: 0x800CCC0D

Hello

I can send e-mails using Outlook Express but get this error message when trying to receive them. I use gmail. Help would be much appreciated.

 

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Last updated June 28, 2018 Views 4,181 Applies to:
Answer

You've incorrectly specified the Gmail POP server.  It's "pop.gmail.com", not "pop3.gmail.com".


Brian Tillman [MVP-Outlook]
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