having problems with sending email using micorsoft oulook 2002. have my tcp.ip set correctly to connect to internet. my pop3 server is pop.east.cox.net, smtp is smtp.east.cox.net pop3 portal is set at 110 smtp protal set at 25. every time i try to send and email, the system times out and give me and alert, connected to smtp server, timed out waiting for a response form sending smtp. if you contingue to have this problem contact your system administrator or isp.
i have gone to the chat room for technical support at cox.net and they have shared my system and everything looks ok for set up.
i have downloaded service pack 2 for windows xp pro and service pac 3 for micosoft officer xp.
has anyone else experienced this probelm? if so do you have any soultions
thanks in advance.