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Undelivered Mail Returned to Sender

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#1 JayJax


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Posted 09 January 2014 - 08:55 AM

I hope this is the correct place to post this.   I wouldn't have do so but its a problem that recurs on a random basis so I'd like to get it figured out.


Periodically I get mail returned and so far it seems to be just for two email addressed, one is hotmail and one is msn --

Is there something I'm doing wrong?   I haven't been getting mail returned from any other mail services.


Why is this happening?   Is there something I can change?


I'm really annoyed today because I can't tell which of my emails was rejected, as I had several to this address.    I would just resend it but I can't figure out which email it was.


The same message are usually to other email services as well to which it goes through like   gmail or yahoo, etc.   I can't tell if this one did because I don't know which message it was.   This is probably some technical thing that shouldn't concern me but as it happens periodically I'd like to find out if I could.


There is an attachment with the rejected email which when opened reads (there are two identical ones except for the actual address info so I'm only listing one) as follows:


Final-Recipient: rfc822; @hotmail.com
Original-Recipient: rfc822;@hotmail.com
Action: failed
Status: 4.4.2
Diagnostic-Code: X-AOL-Outbound-OMS-Interface; delivery temporarily suspended:
    lost connection with mx3.hotmail.com[  ] while sending RCPT TO


When this has happened before if I recall correctly it was for different reasons, I think one said something about spam detection but I'm not sure.   Anyway..



I appreciate any insight you can give me.  There's been a lot of talk lately about government spying into our mail, etc.  There was nothing in my email that would be of interest that I know of.   Maybe I'm just getting paranoid.


here's the total message (for privacy I removed the actual email address and the address in the brackets:



Your e-mail is being returned to you because there was a problem with its
delivery. The reason your mail is being returned to you is listed in the
section labeled: "----- The delivery status notification errors -----".

The line beginning with "Diagnostic-Code:" describes the specific reason
your e-mail could not be delivered. The following lines contains the
RFC822 header of the original email message.

Please direct further questions regarding this message to your e-mail

--AOL Postmaster

----- The delivery status notification errors -----

<@msn.com>: delivery temporarily suspended: lost connection with
mx1.hotmail.com[] while sending RCPT TO


<@hotmail.com>: delivery temporarily suspended: lost connection
with mx3.hotmail.com[] while sending RCPT TO

Edited by JayJax, 09 January 2014 - 09:03 AM.

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#2 cryptodan


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Posted 09 January 2014 - 09:04 AM

Try sending an email to me its my forum name @cryptodan.net

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Posted 09 January 2014 - 12:29 PM

I can do that however I've had no such problems this morning.  Anytime this happens it seems to be for a limited period and usually happens at night.

Edited by JayJax, 09 January 2014 - 12:30 PM.

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