Register FAQ / Rules Forum Spy Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read
Go Back   MacRumors Forums > Apple Applications > Mac Applications and Mac App Store

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old Feb 16, 2013, 09:29 PM   #1
sammy.d
macrumors member
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Mail accounts dropping out

Hi,
I Have two email accounts on my iMac, one iCloud and one BigPond (my ISP). Both of these accounts seem to be dropping their connection somehow. They get the small exclamation mark next to their inbox name which when clicked on asks me to take it back online but when I try, it doesn't reconnect. Quitting Mail and reopening usually puts both accounts back online and messages are able to arrive and leave again... until the next time they drop out (within a day or two). The two accounts dont drop out at the same time always, one may still be online whilst the other is not...

Does anyone have any ideas on how to fix this? Or at least how to figure out why the accounts are dropping out?

Thanks.

(I still have an internet connection when the accounts are offline. Both accounts are also set up on an ipad on the same wifi network and that has no issues with connection.)
sammy.d is offline   0 Reply With Quote

Reply
MacRumors Forums > Apple Applications > Mac Applications and Mac App Store

Tags
account, connection, mail, server

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:59 AM.

Mac Rumors | Mac | iPhone | iPhone Game Reviews | iPhone Apps

Mobile Version | Fixed | Fluid | Fluid HD
Copyright 2002-2013, MacRumors.com, LLC