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Tue, Nov 24, 2020 3:00 PM

Mail Server Denies Access

I made a new Comcast email account, but I cannot send or recieve emails. I keep getting the error "mail server denies access."  How do I fix this? Thanks.

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Visitor

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4 m ago

I have same issue.  I set up new email accoun5 but can send or receive email bc get error mail server denies access

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@user_c07758

Where and how did you create this new email account?

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XfinityEva

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Hello user_c07758

following up on this issue were you able to access your email after your most recent post? 

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Visitor

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@Again  at xfinity site "xfinity connect"

Visitor

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@ComcastEva  I have same problem....I made a new Comcast email account, but I cannot send or recieve emails. I keep getting the error "mail server denies access."  How do I fix this? Thanks.

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@heyitsmelisab

You can't "create" a new email address at connect.xfinity.com; it must be done through My Account by the Primary account holder.  Also, if you use a third party email client like Outlook or Thunderbird, etc., you can't "create" an email address there, either.

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Visitor

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2 m ago

I have same problem...can't seem to find an answer anywhere!

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@heyitsmelisab Hey there! Very sorry for the ongoing email issue. We can help take a closer look at that and get this going in the right direction. Please click on the chat icon in the top right-hand corner. Then search for Xfinity Support. Please make sure to provide your full name and service address. 

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