Even with those settings, Nigel and Fred, it still won't work.
Originally Posted by goldsdav Hi, I have exactly this problem with my talktalk email address not being found by mail in windows 8. Does anyone know if there is a solution for this? I've followed the thread but with no success.
Originally Posted by fred sheehan Welcome to the forum
Login - email@example.com
username - firstname.lastname@example.org
Incoming email - imap.talktalk.net
incoming port - port 143
SSL should be 'off'
Outgoing mail - smtp.talktalk.net
Outgoing port - port 25
if that doesn't work try different outgoing settings.....
outgoing port 587
authentication required - yes, 'use incoming settings'
type - TLS