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    Sky email without Sky Broadband?

    This is a discussion on Sky email without Sky Broadband? within the Sky Email and Portal Log-in forums, part of the Sky Broadband help and support category; If i was to leave Sky broandband (Connect), but remained a sky customer for everything else, ie TV, and Talk, ...

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      Sky email without Sky Broadband?

      If i was to leave Sky broandband (Connect), but remained a sky customer for everything else, ie TV, and Talk, would I keep my sky email via the sky portal? Or do they delete your portal/email account as soon as you cancel your broandband?


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      Re: Sky email without Sky Broadband?

      I'm sure sky email is for life even if you cease all connection with sky.

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      Re: Sky email without Sky Broadband?

      Well I never knew that, I thought you were being sarcy with your first answer
      Not like Sky do do something for free.


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      Re: Sky email without Sky Broadband?

      Quote Originally Posted by dholdi View Post
      Well I never knew that, I thought you were being sarcy with your first answer .
      Likewise, but this'll just make my decision to leave Connect as soon as my 12 months are up even easier

      Thanks for the answer and the link, you learn something new everyday

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      Re: Sky email without Sky Broadband?

      I am not 100% sure but I think this will only apply to Webmail. Unless you have a Sky broadband account, I doubt if you will be able to send using Pop or Imap.

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      Re: Sky email without Sky Broadband?

      Quote Originally Posted by Isitme View Post
      I am not 100% sure but I think this will only apply to Webmail. Unless you have a Sky broadband account, I doubt if you will be able to send using Pop or Imap.
      That would be acceptable, although it would be nice to carry on using POP3.

      At my previous address I had Max, and was more than happy , but since moving last December Connect has just gone from bad to worse in the evenings and as O2/Be have unbundeled my exchange it seems like it will be worth moving over...
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      Re: Sky email without Sky Broadband?

      As Sky Mail is powered by google mail, I wouldn't be surprised if the full functionality incl pop/imap is available.

      It's just google's servers at the end of the day.

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      Re: Sky email without Sky Broadband?

      That's true, I suppose if you set it up for pop.googlemail.com and smtp.googlemail.com it would bypass the Sky servers.

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      Re: Sky email without Sky Broadband?

      Well I find out sooner or later, recieved my MAC today and placed my order with o2

     

     
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