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December 23, 2002

Solutions: Hotmail trouble when using Outlook XP
Q. I am having a problem with Outlook XP retrieving my e-mail from my Hotmail accounts. I set up the additional e-mail accounts correctly for Hotmail as well as the IMAP and POP e-mail providers I am using. When I click Send/Receive, the program downloads the e-mails. However for the Hotmail accounts, a dialog box always appears asking for the password confirmation. The password is already filled in. Even if I check Remember Password, it still shows up on the next retrieval. At least in Outlook Express I can disable fetching e-mail from selected accounts. I am running Windows 2000 and Office XP.

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The Suncoast Linux Users Group will meet at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Dunedin Public Library, 223 Douglas Ave. It also will meet at 8 p.m. Jan. 2 at the Barnes & Noble at Westfield Shoppingtown Brandon, and at 1 p.m. Jan. 4 at the New Port Richey Public Library, 5939 Main St. For information, visit www.suncoastlug.org.

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Prepare for the FCATs with online help
Just as an athlete needs to practice before a game, students need to practice before a test, particularly the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test, more commonly known as FCAT. These sites will help you practice reading and math to prepare for the test. And remember: When using the Internet for study, one should remember RATS -- read all the screen!

 


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