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


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:

You've incorrectly specified the Gmail POP server.  It's "", not "".

Brian Tillman [MVP-Outlook]
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