It could be that the SMTP server is trying to send the mail but it finds the connection offline. Try when the link connects back online again, restarting the SMTP server, and let me know if the mails leave or no. -----Original Message----- From: Andy D. Hudson [mailto:andy@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx] Sent: Thursday, August 22, 2002 11:50 AM To: [ExchangeList] Subject: [exchangelist] Exchange 2000 SMTP Not sending mail. http://www.MSExchange.org/ Hi all, I have a SBS2K Server with and ISDN Dial up connection to my ISP. It dials up every 15mins to send mail, but at lot of the time, the mail just sits in the Queue in the SMTP Virtual Server I have to choose Force Connection to get the mail to leave.. Any ideas? Thanks Andy ------------------------------------------------------ You are currently subscribed to this MSExchange.org Discussion List as: robert@xxxxxxx To unsubscribe send a blank email to $subst('Email.Unsub') This mail was content checked for malicious code and viruses by GFI MailSecurity. GFI MailSecurity provides email content checking, exploit detection and anti-virus for Exchange & SMTP servers. Spam, viruses, dangerous attachments and offensive content are removed automatically. Key features include: Multiple virus engines; Email content & attachment checking; Exploit shield - email intrusion detection & defence; Email threats engine - analyses & defuses HTML scripts, .exe files & more. In addition to GFI MailSecurity, GFI also produces the GFI FAXmaker fax server & GFI LANguard network security product ranges. For more information on our products, please visit http://www.gfi.com. This disclaimer was sent by GFI Mail essentials for Exchange/SMTP.