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by Q2u2
2016-10-25 16:51
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Need to decrypt passwords
Replies: 3
Views: 2337

Re: Need to decrypt passwords

mattg wrote:Hey Q2u2, sad to see you go

Best option is to RESET the passwords for each account as you go
Hi Matt. Thanks for all of your help in the past. I really hate to leave Hmail Server...but I need to get out of the hardware management business. Are there any hosts who host with Hmail Server?
by Q2u2
2016-10-25 16:19
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Need to decrypt passwords
Replies: 3
Views: 2337

Need to decrypt passwords

Hi fellas. Long time, no post. We've had Hmail Server 5.5.2-B2129 running a long time for us without issues. It's a certainly terrific program. However, we find ourselves needing to outsource our email to a 3rd party Linux provider (specifically, Squidix ). As a result I need to import our email acc...
by Q2u2
2015-04-15 23:49
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Help - No one can log into the hMail Server
Replies: 35
Views: 12656

Re: Help - No one can log into the hMail Server

Martin, thank you so much for your assistance; I appreciate it greatly. ...it's likely that you have another mail server installed in the same server as hMailServer.Look for any other software on your server that uses the ports configured on your hMailServer, and disable this software or change its ...
by Q2u2
2015-04-15 22:20
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Help - No one can log into the hMail Server
Replies: 35
Views: 12656

Re: Help - No one can log into the hMail Server

Thanks again Martin. Yes, Voicemail Professional Server is running on this server. But it has been running on this server for a full year and it's configuration has not been changed. I haven't touched it for a year.
by Q2u2
2015-04-15 22:10
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Help - No one can log into the hMail Server
Replies: 35
Views: 12656

Re: Help - No one can log into the hMail Server

Thank you Martin. I've restarted this machine a dozen times today. The last time was 30 minutes ago. Here are the results of netstat -a -b although I'm not certain what all of these results mean... C:\>netstat -a -b Active Connections Proto Local Address Foreign Address State PID TCP mail:ftp mail:0...
by Q2u2
2015-04-15 21:14
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Help - No one can log into the hMail Server
Replies: 35
Views: 12656

Re: Help - No one can log into the hMail Server

Here are the server's active connections... C:\>netstat -n -a Active Connections Proto Local Address Foreign Address State TCP 0.0.0.0:21 0.0.0.0:0 LISTENING TCP 0.0.0.0:25 0.0.0.0:0 LISTENING TCP 0.0.0.0:80 0.0.0.0:0 LISTENING TCP 0.0.0.0:110 0.0.0.0:0 LISTENING TCP 0.0.0.0:119 0.0.0.0:0 LISTENING ...
by Q2u2
2015-04-15 21:02
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Help - No one can log into the hMail Server
Replies: 35
Views: 12656

Re: Help - No one can log into the hMail Server

This is telling, but what is causing it? "ERROR" 2704 "2015-04-15 04:24:37.625" "Severity: 2 (High), Code: HM4316, Source: TCPServer::Run(), Description: Failed to bind to local port. Error: bind: Only one usage of each socket address (protocol/network address/port) is normally permitted. Address: 0...
by Q2u2
2015-04-15 20:45
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Help - No one can log into the hMail Server
Replies: 35
Views: 12656

Re: Help - No one can log into the hMail Server

I tried turning off all logging, except for IMAP logging; the result was nothing. The log file was empty. It certainly appears that IMAP clients simply cannot log in to the hMail Server. It's almost as if port 143 is being blocked. I've confirmed that the Win2003 Windows Firewall is disabled and not...
by Q2u2
2015-04-15 20:11
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Help - No one can log into the hMail Server
Replies: 35
Views: 12656

Re: Help - No one can log into the hMail Server

Here's the hMail Server Diagnostics report... Test: Collect server details hMailServer version: hMailServer 5.5.2-B2129 Database type: MySQL Test: Test IPv6 IPv6 support is not available in operating system. Test: Test outbound port SMTP relayer not in use. Attempting mail.hmailserver.com:25... Tryi...
by Q2u2
2015-04-15 19:54
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Help - No one can log into the hMail Server
Replies: 35
Views: 12656

Re: Help - No one can log into the hMail Server

Here is a snippet from the Application Log "ERROR_hmailserver_2015-04-15.log"... local port. Error: bind: Only one usage of each socket address (protocol/network address/port) is normally permitted. Address: 0.0.0.0, Error code: 10048, Port: 143. This is often caused by another server listening on t...
by Q2u2
2015-04-15 19:46
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Help - No one can log into the hMail Server
Replies: 35
Views: 12656

Re: Help - No one can log into the hMail Server

What happens when users try to connect using IMAP? What error message do they get? Have you tried to connect yourself using IMAP? Thanks Martin. All IMAP users report that their IMAP client devices report that they can't log into the server. This includes iPhones, Android phones, MacBook Pro laptop...
by Q2u2
2015-04-15 19:35
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Help - No one can log into the hMail Server
Replies: 35
Views: 12656

Re: Help - No one can log into the hMail Server

I just deleted two (2) additional IMAP accounts and replaced them with POP3 accounts. The POP3 accounts function perfectly. The IMAP accounts are not functioning.
by Q2u2
2015-04-15 19:05
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Help - No one can log into the hMail Server
Replies: 35
Views: 12656

Re: Help - No one can log into the hMail Server

The issue is the hMail IMAP server. The users who were able to receive mail when this issue happened are all POP3 users. Our POP3 users can receive mail whereas our IMAP users cannot receive mail. I proved this to be true by deleting two (2) users IMAP accounts and then creating a POP3 account for e...
by Q2u2
2015-04-15 18:39
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Help - No one can log into the hMail Server
Replies: 35
Views: 12656

Re: Help - No one can log into the hMail Server

This issue with the MySql root password expiring may not be the issue. It appears that all of my hMail POP3 users can receive and send mail whereas all of my IMAP users cannot log in to the hMail IMAP server.
by Q2u2
2015-04-15 18:28
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Help - No one can log into the hMail Server
Replies: 35
Views: 12656

Re: Help - No one can log into the hMail Server

I am able to change the MySql database password but how do I change the password which hMail Server uses to access to MySQL database?
by Q2u2
2015-04-15 17:29
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Help - No one can log into the hMail Server
Replies: 35
Views: 12656

Re: Help - No one can log into the hMail Server

Ok so you have to follow that link that Matt posted above referring to resetting of the MySQL root password. That is your only hope. Follow it through carefully, Im sure you will get there. (that was the point of the original poster writing it - to help in situations like this) Thank you. I'm tryin...
by Q2u2
2015-04-15 17:20
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Help - No one can log into the hMail Server
Replies: 35
Views: 12656

Re: Help - No one can log into the hMail Server

Just as a matter of course, and as you are already disaster state, restart both services. From CMD: net stop hmailserver net stop MySQL net start MySQL net start hmailserserver and see how you get on.... Thank you. Yes I have already stopped and restared these windows services a half dozen times. I...
by Q2u2
2015-04-15 16:46
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Help - No one can log into the hMail Server
Replies: 35
Views: 12656

Re: Help - No one can log into the hMail Server

Thank you Matt. I've got a disaster on my hands and I know nothing about MySQL. I'd be willing to pay someone to fix this if anyone cares to help.
by Q2u2
2015-04-15 16:15
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Help - No one can log into the hMail Server
Replies: 35
Views: 12656

Re: Help - No one can log into the hMail Server

And this is "sql_actions_Mysql@localhost_3306.log"... 09:46:05 [ERR][ Workbench]: Console redirection failed. 09:46:05 [INF][ WBContext]: Parsing application arguments. 09:46:05 [INF][ WBContext]: C:\Program Files (x86)\MySQL\MySQL Workbench CE 6.1.4\MySQLWorkbench.exe 09:46:05 [INF][ Workbench]: St...
by Q2u2
2015-04-15 16:13
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Help - No one can log into the hMail Server
Replies: 35
Views: 12656

Re: Help - No one can log into the hMail Server

what did the mysql logs say? I'm not certain how to read them. This is "wb.a.log"... 09:46:05 [ERR][ Workbench]: Console redirection failed. 09:46:05 [INF][ WBContext]: Parsing application arguments. 09:46:05 [INF][ WBContext]: C:\Program Files (x86)\MySQL\MySQL Workbench CE 6.1.4\MySQLWorkbench.ex...
by Q2u2
2015-04-15 16:01
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Help - No one can log into the hMail Server
Replies: 35
Views: 12656

Re: Help - No one can log into the hMail Server

I'm lost. I have no idea what the issue is. Oddly 95% of my users cannot connect whereas 5% are able to connect to their hMail Server account and send and receive emails. Help?
by Q2u2
2015-04-15 15:34
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Help - No one can log into the hMail Server
Replies: 35
Views: 12656

Re: Help - No one can log into the hMail Server

I have confirmed that the MySQL56 service is running.
by Q2u2
2015-04-15 15:33
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Help - No one can log into the hMail Server
Replies: 35
Views: 12656

Re: Help - No one can log into the hMail Server

Thank you so much for your replies. Nothing has changed on this hMail Server. There is no other mail server software installed on this server. The only thing which has changed are that Microsoft Updates were applied last night.
by Q2u2
2015-04-15 14:58
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Help - No one can log into the hMail Server
Replies: 35
Views: 12656

Help - No one can log into the hMail Server

This morning all of my users are reporting that their email "isn't working." It seems that hMail Server telling everyone that their password login has failed. I wonder if this was a result of the Microsoft Updates which were auto-installed last night via automatic updates? This is a bit of a disaste...
by Q2u2
2015-01-18 21:04
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Upgrading to 5.6 fail
Replies: 5
Views: 2653

Re: Upgrading to 5.6 fail

I having the same problem installing 5.6-B2145 over 5.5.2-B2129; I just can't get it to install although I've tried a half dozen times. My bad: I neglected to write down the error messages...and I'm not going to try to install it again, so this is simply an FYI. I'm running 32-bit Win2003 Server.
by Q2u2
2014-11-21 16:17
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Backup Problem by 15GB
Replies: 7
Views: 3274

Re: Backup Problem by 15GB

FWIW, and as I remember, when I upgraded my >18GB HMS installation Bill helped me out by creating a special build that would handle my larger than 18GB upgrade and my upgrade was completed without incident.
by Q2u2
2014-10-19 05:02
Forum: General discussions
Topic: How to upgrade to 5.5
Replies: 2
Views: 1157

Re: How to upgrade to 5.5

Thanks...that worked like a charm.
by Q2u2
2014-10-18 20:30
Forum: General discussions
Topic: How to upgrade to 5.5
Replies: 2
Views: 1157

How to upgrade to 5.5

I'm currently running 5.4 B2014040801. What would be the best procedure for upgrading to 5.5.2 - Build 2129?

Thank you.
by Q2u2
2014-07-20 16:48
Forum: General discussions
Topic: blocking attachments
Replies: 7
Views: 2667

Re: blocking attachments

I use Percepts script [Sub DeleteAttachments(oMessage)] which appears to function quite well. I believe there is a bug in hMail's built-in attachment blocker (hMailServer > Anti-virus > Block attachments) which (when certain conditions are met) fails to block specified attachments. I can't quite rem...
by Q2u2
2014-06-25 17:49
Forum: General discussions
Topic: host name specified in HELO does not match IP address
Replies: 1
Views: 1970

host name specified in HELO does not match IP address

Would one of you MailWizards be able to advise me as to why this sender is getting scored three (3) separate times by HmailServer for "host name specified in HELO does not match IP address?" I apologize in advance for not understanding this stuff entirely. Here is the email header... Return-Path: ca...
by Q2u2
2014-05-08 03:30
Forum: General discussions
Topic: install wants libmysql.dll in hMailServer\Bin...but...
Replies: 9
Views: 3947

Re: install wants libmysql.dll in hMailServer\Bin...but...

Sorry brother. I got nothing for you. One of the Big Boys will be along soon though I'm certain.
by Q2u2
2014-05-08 02:33
Forum: General discussions
Topic: install wants libmysql.dll in hMailServer\Bin...but...
Replies: 9
Views: 3947

Re: install wants libmysql.dll in hMailServer\Bin...but...

You'll find libmysql.dll in the MySql or MySql Workbench distributions, but as I understand it libmysql.dll is required for the MySql database, not the MSSQL CE database. Are you certain you selected the MSSQL CE database type during your installation?
by Q2u2
2014-05-04 01:21
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Address mismatch: Envelope and header
Replies: 1
Views: 1857

Address mismatch: Envelope and header

I had one of our users forward me the following asking for "why this happened." I told him without more information (or a log of the transaction...which I do not have) I couldn't help him. But I was hoping that one of you wizards might have a clue as to what this may mean. My mail server services "M...
by Q2u2
2014-04-22 02:25
Forum: General discussions
Topic: hMailServer Backup Question
Replies: 6
Views: 1993

Re: hMailServer Backup Question

mattg wrote:...I just run robocopy to another directory IMMEDIATELY following a MySQL dump.
I don't stop windows services, and yes that may cause an issue, but not one that I have seen yet...
"Close" is good enough for me. Mattg...would you be so kind as to share your Robocopy syntax with me?

Thanks fellas.
by Q2u2
2014-04-22 01:37
Forum: General discussions
Topic: hMailServer Backup Question
Replies: 6
Views: 1993

hMailServer Backup Question

So I think I get it, but please correct me if I've got this wrong... To effectively backup hMailServer the MySql dump must be in sync with the hMailServer\Data\ directory In order to sync the two, one must make certain that no mail is processed from the time the SQL dump is commenced and through unt...
by Q2u2
2014-04-22 01:20
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Files in Data root...
Replies: 2
Views: 1056

Files in Data root...

I've searched for an answer to this but have failed to uncover anything. Please look at the attached screenshot. I have a number of .eml files in my Data root and some of these files are quite old. I assume these are orphans of some kind? Would someone please advise me as to why they are present and...
by Q2u2
2014-04-21 15:08
Forum: General discussions
Topic: Restore Backup file
Replies: 15
Views: 4762

Re: Restore Backup file

It does work, and frankly it's quite amazing. Over the weekend Bill helped me migrate from 5.4 MSSQL CE (Compact Edition) to 5.4 MySql 5.6. It took half an hour and my new server appears to be processing mail without any errors. But one thing to note: Bill made a special build for me because my Data...
by Q2u2
2014-04-14 05:06
Forum: General discussions
Topic: ERROR 3136 after move to new server with DB type change
Replies: 24
Views: 7083

Re: ERROR 3136 after move to new server with DB type change

Also realize that while your current situation is an unknown state, by keeping a backup copy of the current Data tree you will likely have the ability to recover emails received over the weekend. If you haven't let users at the server yet you could copy over top of the restored Data dir SKIPPING EX...
by Q2u2
2014-04-14 04:33
Forum: General discussions
Topic: ERROR 3136 after move to new server with DB type change
Replies: 24
Views: 7083

Re: ERROR 3136 after move to new server with DB type change

Bill48105 wrote:Btw realize if you restored your database to a day old one without restoring Data tree it would not surprise me to get some of those errors.. If email clients downloaded & deleted messages the EML would no longer exist but the db reference is restored...
Yes, I understand this clearly Bill.
by Q2u2
2014-04-14 03:51
Forum: General discussions
Topic: ERROR 3136 after move to new server with DB type change
Replies: 24
Views: 7083

Re: ERROR 3136 after move to new server with DB type change

Thanks Matt. [Directories] ProgramFolder=D:\hMailServer DatabaseFolder= DataFolder=D:\hMailServer\Data LogFolder=D:\hMailServer\Logs TempFolder=D:\hMailServer\Temp EventFolder=D:\hMailServer\Events [GUILanguages] ValidLanguages=english,swedish [Security] AdministratorPassword=xxx [Database] Type=MYS...
by Q2u2
2014-04-14 03:03
Forum: General discussions
Topic: ERROR 3136 after move to new server with DB type change
Replies: 24
Views: 7083

Re: ERROR 3136 after move to new server with DB type change

It appears that hMailServer has deleted gigabytes of messages from my data directory. I have no ideas what has gone wrong but it is ugly and it has (or I have) destroyed most of my data. I have to revert back to the old server because Monday looms and I'm out of time. Bill, please tell me which of y...
by Q2u2
2014-04-14 02:10
Forum: General discussions
Topic: ERROR 3136 after move to new server with DB type change
Replies: 24
Views: 7083

Re: ERROR 3136 after move to new server with DB type change

This is all going bad. Thousands of errors like this... "ERROR" 2464 "2014-04-13 19:31:52.640" "Severity: 3 (Medium), Code: HM4403, Source: Message::GetHeader, Description: Could not read the message header, since the file was not available. File: D:\hMailServer\Data\avatarrelo.com\south\37\{37C91D8...
by Q2u2
2014-04-14 00:22
Forum: General discussions
Topic: ERROR 3136 after move to new server with DB type change
Replies: 24
Views: 7083

Re: ERROR 3136 after move to new server with DB type change

mattg wrote:could also be AV on the new system deleting files

Have you excluded the hMailserver data directory from AV scanning?
There is no AV presently installed on the new server Matt.
by Q2u2
2014-04-14 00:01
Forum: General discussions
Topic: ERROR 3136 after move to new server with DB type change
Replies: 24
Views: 7083

Re: ERROR 3136 after move to new server with DB type change

Bill, thanks again for your wisdom. I'm kinda slow on the uptake, so I started from scratch. Fixing the "escape issue" was rather easy. I simply replaced all instances of "\" with "\\" and the result is that the (above) example email is now store correctly in the MySQL database and it looks like thi...
by Q2u2
2014-04-13 22:40
Forum: General discussions
Topic: ERROR 3136 after move to new server with DB type change
Replies: 24
Views: 7083

Re: ERROR 3136 after move to new server with DB type change

[quote="Bill48105"...Unfortunately the above will not help with messages that were already "accessed" at all since hmail sees EML is missing, logs it & replaces the "missing" email with the error placeholder email. You would need to search logs for every EML that had the error them restore/import th...
by Q2u2
2014-04-13 22:01
Forum: General discussions
Topic: ERROR 3136 after move to new server with DB type change
Replies: 24
Views: 7083

Re: ERROR 3136 after move to new server with DB type change

The issue is MySQL Workbench and I believe that this is the answer but it's gonna take me some time to figure it all out and try again... http://stackoverflow.com/questions/18459847/how-to-import-txt-file-into-mysql-keeping-the-special-characters LOAD DATA INFILE also supports a FIELDS ESCAPED BY cl...
by Q2u2
2014-04-13 21:46
Forum: General discussions
Topic: ERROR 3136 after move to new server with DB type change
Replies: 24
Views: 7083

Re: ERROR 3136 after move to new server with DB type change

So here is what I've found using one single message as an example... As stored in the SOURCE MSSQL Database table, hm_messages > messagefilename... D:\hMailServer\Data\avatarrelo.com\champa\8D\{8DD7C9FD-21E1-42A4-B076-A777AC8983D9}.eml As stored in the SOURCE CompactView SQL dump file... D:\hMailSer...
by Q2u2
2014-04-13 21:20
Forum: General discussions
Topic: ERROR 3136 after move to new server with DB type change
Replies: 24
Views: 7083

Re: ERROR 3136 after move to new server with DB type change

Yes it definitely sucks, considering everything appeared to go so smoothly. But if you remember the built-in DB backup doesn't function in 5.4 1950 and I'll only run prod releases.

I'll check this path issue out and report back here with my findings.
by Q2u2
2014-04-13 19:56
Forum: General discussions
Topic: ERROR 3136 after move to new server with DB type change
Replies: 24
Views: 7083

Re: ERROR 3136 after move to new server with DB type change

The paths appear to be missing the slash characters?
by Q2u2
2014-04-13 19:55
Forum: General discussions
Topic: ERROR 3136 after move to new server with DB type change
Replies: 24
Views: 7083

Re: ERROR 3136 after move to new server with DB type change

Here's another example... "ERROR" 3904 "2014-04-13 13:05:39.687" "Severity: 3 (Medium), Code: HM4403, Source: Message::GetHeader, Description: Could not read the message header, since the file was not available. File: D:hMailServerDataavatarrelo.comchampaAD{AD7D673D-390F-48A1-BD12-9412ECA12B38}.eml"
by Q2u2
2014-04-13 18:45
Forum: General discussions
Topic: ERROR 3136 after move to new server with DB type change
Replies: 24
Views: 7083

ERROR 3136 after move to new server with DB type change

Last night I completed a move from a source sever running hMailServer 5.4 b1950 internal MSSQL CE internal database to a new target sever running hMailServer 5.4 b1950 MySQL database. I used percepts method which is documented below. Today I am getting a lot of these errors for many different users....
by Q2u2
2014-03-16 20:29
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Delete MySql Orphaned .EML Files
Replies: 5
Views: 3896

Re: Delete MySql Orphaned .EML Files

Whatever
by Q2u2
2014-03-16 18:13
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Delete MySql Orphaned .EML Files
Replies: 5
Views: 3896

Re: Delete MySql Orphaned .EML Files

percepts wrote:have you ever run the script you posted above in that exact format ?
Yes, I ran it half a dozen times with different options. Why? Do you see a problem with it?
by Q2u2
2014-03-16 16:26
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Delete MySql Orphaned .EML Files
Replies: 5
Views: 3896

Re: Delete MySql Orphaned .EML Files

But it seems to me that hMailServer\Addons\DataDirectorySynchronizer.exe is much better suited for this task. Yes? No?
by Q2u2
2014-03-16 15:58
Forum: Scripting
Topic: Delete MySql Orphaned .EML Files
Replies: 5
Views: 3896

Delete MySql Orphaned .EML Files

I thought some other members might find this script -- which was written by Bill -- useful. I was also hoping that someone might correct any errors or misinformation which I may have introduced when I "reorganized" it. Furthermore, I was hoping that someone might improve it, and share any improvemen...
by Q2u2
2014-03-16 15:25
Forum: General discussions
Topic: DataDirectorySynchronizer.exe
Replies: 1
Views: 1233

DataDirectorySynchronizer.exe

Would someone please advise me as to what "hMailServer\Addons\DataDirectorySynchronizer.exe" is used for? I can't seem to locate much information on it with forum search.

Thanks.
by Q2u2
2014-03-14 14:24
Forum: General discussions
Topic: hMailServer Backup > 15GB question
Replies: 117
Views: 34495

Re: hMailServer Backup > 15GB question

Thank you Bill. I'm still trying to understand how the underlying script and it's settings work. Can you explain to me the meaning of these "25/...", 50/...", "75/...", etc. lines?
by Q2u2
2014-03-14 03:53
Forum: General discussions
Topic: hMailServer Backup > 15GB question
Replies: 117
Views: 34495

Re: hMailServer Backup > 15GB question

Bill, would you please explain this... 'Set the Path & the number of days old messages need to be in order to be deleted. If set to "356" does this mean that any message older than 365 days will be deleted? I thought the purpose of this script was to delete orphaned .eml files which are not referenc...