unable to access microsoft outlook web access via bt broadband

Discussion in 'Broadband' started by Angus C, Feb 13, 2004.

  1. Angus C

    Angus C Guest

    Anyone know why I can't access
    microsoft outlook web access via bt broadband ?
    It won't work on any of the 3 pc's on my network.

    Router seems correctly configured as all pc's can access other https sites

    https://emea.mail.microsoft.com/exchange

    This is the link, I just get page cannot be displayed.

    Any ideas gratefully received

    angusc


    --
    ......
     
    Angus C, Feb 13, 2004
    #1
    1. Advertisements

  2. Angus C

    John Rumm Guest

    Angus C wrote:

    > Anyone know why I can't access
    > microsoft outlook web access via bt broadband ?
    > It won't work on any of the 3 pc's on my network.
    >
    > Router seems correctly configured as all pc's can access other https sites


    Are you sure you are not trying to do this in the was that requires
    exposure of the MS networking RPC ports? If so (other than this being a
    very dodgy way of accessing remote mail) many ISPs now block these ports
    to curtail spread of things like the Blaster worm.

    --
    Cheers,

    John.

    /=================================================================\
    | Internode Ltd - http://www.internode.co.uk |
    |-----------------------------------------------------------------|
    | John Rumm - john(at)internode(dot)co(dot)uk |
    \=================================================================/
     
    John Rumm, Feb 13, 2004
    #2
    1. Advertisements

  3. Angus C

    Gareth Jones Guest

    In message <fE8Xb.3722$Y%9.net>, John Rumm
    <> writes
    >> Anyone know why I can't access
    >> microsoft outlook web access via bt broadband ?
    >> It won't work on any of the 3 pc's on my network.
    >> Router seems correctly configured as all pc's can access other
    >>https sites

    >
    >Are you sure you are not trying to do this in the was that requires
    >exposure of the MS networking RPC ports? If so (other than this being a
    >very dodgy way of accessing remote mail) many ISPs now block these
    >ports to curtail spread of things like the Blaster worm.



    Strangely, my work has just changed its MS exchange web access from http
    to https because apparently people using NTL couldn't get it to work !?!

    I was going to suggest checking with your ISP ..... but you're with BT,
    so maybe you could save some time and just turn around and ask the wall
    behind you......
    ;-)

    --
    __________________________________________________
    Personal email for Gareth Jones can be sent to:
    'usenet4gareth' followed by an at symbol
    followed by 'uk2' followed by a dot
    followed by 'net'
    __________________________________________________
     
    Gareth Jones, Feb 14, 2004
    #3
  4. Angus C

    Angus C Guest

    "Gareth Jones" <> wrote in message
    news:...
    > In message <fE8Xb.3722$Y%9.net>, John Rumm
    > <> writes
    > >> Anyone know why I can't access
    > >> microsoft outlook web access via bt broadband ?
    > >> It won't work on any of the 3 pc's on my network.
    > >> Router seems correctly configured as all pc's can access other
    > >>https sites

    > >
    > >Are you sure you are not trying to do this in the was that requires
    > >exposure of the MS networking RPC ports? If so (other than this being a
    > >very dodgy way of accessing remote mail) many ISPs now block these
    > >ports to curtail spread of things like the Blaster worm.

    >
    >
    > Strangely, my work has just changed its MS exchange web access from http
    > to https because apparently people using NTL couldn't get it to work !?!
    >
    > I was going to suggest checking with your ISP ..... but you're with BT,
    > so maybe you could save some time and just turn around and ask the wall
    > behind you......
    > ;-)
    >

    many thanks for all your replies.
    Tried portscanning too but that just died!
     
    Angus C, Feb 14, 2004
    #4
    1. Advertisements

Want to reply to this thread or ask your own question?

You'll need to choose a username for the site, which only take a couple of moments (here). After that, you can post your question and our members will help you out.
Similar Threads
  1. =?Utf-8?B?dGVncmFsZW5z?=

    Unable to ping external web sites but can access it via browser

    =?Utf-8?B?dGVncmFsZW5z?=, May 18, 2004, in forum: Windows Networking
    Replies:
    2
    Views:
    388
    Lanwench [MVP - Exchange]
    May 19, 2004
  2. Sunil Sood
    Replies:
    11
    Views:
    758
    Alexander Mann
    Mar 1, 2004
  3. AMO
    Replies:
    11
    Views:
    611
  4. seanfjack
    Replies:
    4
    Views:
    234
    Reg Edwards
    Apr 23, 2006
  5. Frank

    Can ping web sites...cannot access via web???

    Frank, May 11, 2004, in forum: Wireless Internet
    Replies:
    4
    Views:
    533
    Riley
    May 13, 2004
  6. Oskar
    Replies:
    4
    Views:
    1,278
    Oskar
    Mar 5, 2006
  7. honeil
    Replies:
    3
    Views:
    249
    Lanwench [MVP - Exchange]
    Dec 10, 2007
  8. Allan Mac
    Replies:
    0
    Views:
    136
    Allan Mac
    Aug 23, 2013
Loading...