Help with forwarding mail - SMTP error 554

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Help with forwarding mail - SMTP error 554

Postby Digiman » Fri Nov 11, 2005 7:57 am

I have made a mailbox that forwards all email to another (outside)address that is not hosted on the server. The mailbox is also keeping a copy on the server.
If I send an email from my desktop to the mailbox on ME, the message gets kept in the mailbox, but does not get to the final destination mailbox.
I have tried sending a mail from Yahoo mail and Gmail, a copy of the message is kept in the mailbox on ME, but does not make it to the final mailbox.

This is what gets returned to my yahoo mailbox when I test the account:
MailEnable: Message could not be delivered to some recipients.
The following recipient(s) could not be reached:

Reason: Remote SMTP Server Returned: 554 <>:
Sender address rejected: Access denied

Reason Code: SMTP Outbound - General Error
Error Number: 0

Message headers follow:

Received: with MailEnable Postoffice Connector; Fri, 11 Nov 2005
09:34:10 +0200
Received: from ([]) with MailEnable ESMTP; Fri, 11 Nov 2005
09:34:08 +0200
Received: (qmail 36674 invoked by uid 60001); 11 Nov 2005 07:34:05
DomainKey-Signature: a=rsa-sha1; q=dns; c=nofws;


Message-ID: <>
Received: from [] by via
HTTP; Thu, 10 Nov 2005 23:34:04 PST
Date: Thu, 10 Nov 2005 23:34:04 -0800 (PST)
From: Francois Harris <>
Subject: testing
MIME-Version: 1.0
Content-Type: multipart/alternative;
Content-Transfer-Encoding: 8bit


The message is available for download from the server with ME on it, It just does not get to the final destination mailbox.

Please Help!!!!

- Francois

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Postby MailEnable-Ben » Mon Nov 14, 2005 5:46 am

Sounds to me like you may have problems with your DNS, can you send a message to yahoo.

Here is a report of your domain; ...

It is possible yahoo is blocking you because of this.

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