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Month: September 2020

Re: [trinity-users] gmail and pop

From: "William Morder via trinity-users" <trinity-users@...>
Date: Tue, 1 Sep 2020 14:37:42 -0700

On Tuesday 01 September 2020 14:26:16 ajh-valmer wrote:
> Hello,
> I have aslo a Gmail account
> My Gmail account password works on the webmail site,
> But not with Kmail (TDE) (password not recognised).
> Everything is allright : mail,, port (995), password...
> Why ?
> Thanks,
> Andr´┐Ż Valmer

I receive gmail using, port 995, etc. I do not send through 
gmail, although I have it configured for smtp port 587. I usually send 
through my account, as I have found that they are a lot less hassle 
than messing round with Google crap. However, we cannot escape Google 
entirely, and I still use it to receive certain emails, mostly for business. 

Did you try "check what the server supports" in the configuration settings? I 
notice that Gmail doesn't like Kmail using encryption. SSL (no TLS), but 
clear text for authentication?!?! 

That bothers me, although at least I can use Gmail to receive, which is better 
than not being able to use it at all.