does anyone here have a problem with using newsgroups on port 119with seamonkey browser / newsreader

Discussion in 'Firefox' started by Seamonkey user, Nov 12, 2005.

  1. Hi

    I'm using Win XPP and Seamonkey 1.0a : SeaMonkey 1.0a
    Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.8b4) Gecko/20050910

    I can read newsgroups normally (hope my post reaches the group !!). I
    can read *most* news groups on port 563, and port 119

    But I am *unable to read !!* using the above

    any pointers ? help ? known issues ?

    B regards

    Seamonkey user, Nov 12, 2005
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  2. Seamonkey user

    gwtc Guest

    I have no problems with it whatsoever. Make sure that under server
    settings it says, the port is 119, and SSL is unchecked.

    What happens if you click on this link?:

    Does it set up automatically or what?
    gwtc, Nov 12, 2005
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  3. Seamonkey user

    Stan Guest

    Yes, I have had problems with this server and also
    I have traced my problem to my Linksys router. I've been around on
    this many times with Linksys but never got it fixed. Finally just gave up.

    Stan, Nov 13, 2005
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