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Keep getting the error:
 
"Insufficient permissions for setting the configuration property 'port'."
 
Dim client As SmtpClient = New SmtpClient()
 
client.DeliveryMethod = SmtpDeliveryMethod.Network
client.EnableSsl = "True"
client.Send(msg)
 
I get the error on this line:
 
<system.net>
     <mailSettings>
          <smtp from="user@live.com">
               <network host="smtp.live.com" port="587" userName="user@live.com" password="pass" defaultCredentials="false" />
          </smtp>
     </mailSettings>
</system.net>
 
I am certain the port=587 is correct.
 
Tried 25, 80, 2525 and 8080 and they did not work.
 
I think it has something to do with the "Encryption Connection (SSL)" but I thought I had addressed it with "client.EnableSsl = 'true'".
Posted 28-Mar-13 14:26pm

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