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  1. Pauley

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    Have had an ipad since the begining and know how to setup email accounts. I'm using an ipad 3 and have setup my email accounts and they all have been working great for a very long time. However, lately when I open up the email app, it says it can not get mail from two of my accounts, saying user name or password is wrong. I checked the settings and everything is correct. It does get the mail, but still pops up saying it cannot. Any ideas..?
     
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    The method that will help with email problems in most cases, is to delete the account/s and reinstall it/them.
     
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    I tried that, and it seemed to work ok, but it started again. Also my wife is having the same problem with her iPad...strange
     
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    Might be worth checking with your email service provider regarding settings etc. I had this problem on and off and as Johanna suggested, deleted the accounts and reinstalled them having double checked all the settings.
    Good luck.
     
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    If you can access the email accounts (Gmail, Outlook, Yahoo, ...) through a browser, take a look at your settings there. Maybe you'll have to change something.
     
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