We're not affiliated or endorsed by the Mozilla Corporation but we love them just the same. All rights reserved. Waiting a few minutes before connecting again usually clears up this type of mailbox lock.Third-party ProgramsYou may also receive the “Mailbox is locked by POP server” message if you use a To the best of my knowledge the only email program I use is Eudora, unless Mailwasher could be considered another email program? Check This Out
i would much rather do IMAP. New Posts How the Clinton machine infected the DNC and destroyed it within bringing us a Reality TV President. EmailDiscussions.com > Email Service Provider-specific Forums > FastMail Forum Unable to lock, maildrop Error - what does this mean? And when you reconfigure your account, make sure you setup the account as IMAP. http://www.emaildiscussions.com/showthread.php?t=55586
All Rights Reserved. how can i get email back up? Another account which reported the error a few times tonight definitely does NOT have multiple mail clients accessing it at once. This discussion is locked Ronald Wagner Level 1 (30 points) Q: Unable to lock maildrop for <
In this case, your mail program and your email checker are both attempting to access the mail server at the same time, causing duplicate POP sessions. It should allow your system to quickly detect broken dialup connections. Tried rebuilding as described in another thread:su root serveradmin stop mail mv /var/imap /var/imap.bckold mkdir -p /var/imap /usr/bin/cyrus/tools/mkimap chown -R cyrusimap:mail /var/imap sudo -u cyrusimap /usr/bin/cyrus/bin/reconstruct -i serveradmin start mailDidn't fix Can be many combinations: SquirrelMail plus Mail Program for example.Another possibility is that you have network disconnections and so tha mail server still "think" somebody is connected.AlexP.S.
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i checked the maillog and everything seems fine except for a random SQUAT error every now and then. He needs to wait some time > or > I need to restart cyrus. > Can somebody help me with it ? > > Thank you in advance Consider changing "TCP Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? i edited the postfix master.cf file to use port 587 instead of 25 so outlook could send mail using our ISP.
Closing one mail program or waiting a few minutes between using devices should correct this problem.References & ResourcesWebopedia: POPNetwork Working Group: Post Office ProtocolMicrosoft Support: How to Enable and Interpret the Maybe it is partly network trouble on one end or the other.Thanks for the warning on rebuilding the database. not even webmail shows the emails i have been trying to send back and forth.
Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads More... We have one client who has one email account, but likes everyone in his office to access it from their own computer so they all get incoming email from their website. Which program are you talking about regards the Options-Log in Log? Please try the request again.
All times are GMT +9. This protocol supports simple download and delete options and usually moves all messages to your computer when you access the mail server. its hosted on a VPS running postfix mail server #3 dalearyous, Oct 5, 2010 Nothinman Elite Member Joined: Sep 14, 2001 Messages: 30,672 Likes Received: 0 Postfix doesn't do POP navigate here Software for Windows Aug 25, 2005 Norton AV prob: Get error message: "Unable to scan drive H, in use by disk utility" WTH?
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ugh i need a day with an expert to iron all this stuff out #5 dalearyous, Oct 5, 2010 Nothinman Elite Member Joined: Sep 14, 2001 Messages: 30,672 Likes Received: Get news about the products and tech you really care about. Apple disclaims any and all liability for the acts, omissions and conduct of any third parties in connection with or related to your use of the site. Been going fine until now when we started getting error messages that say:server2 pop3: Unable to lock maildrop for <