[Users] 3.14.0 on windows with gmail 2 factor authentication.

Andrej Kacian andrej at kacian.sk
Fri Sep 23 21:55:34 CEST 2016

On Fri, 23 Sep 2016 15:04:21 -0400
Bruce Bowler <bruce.bowler at gmail.com> wrote:

> (ooops forgot the attachment)
> I'm a bit frustrated after upgrading to
> 3.14.0 from 3.13.1.
> At work, we are required to use 2 factor authorization for our email
> which is hosted by gmail.  I didn't have an issue with 3.13.1 but with
> 3.14.0, I can't send.
> I'm attaching (to avoid line wrapping) a bit of the network log from an
> attempted send...
> Is this a bug in the windows implementation of 3.14.0 or did I miss
> something in the manual or the readme?
> Help (I'm using Thunderbird in the mean time and I hate it!)

Hi, Claws Mail never supported Gmail's (or anyone else's) two-factor
authentization, and I do not recall any change regarding SMTP auth
between 3.13.1 and 3.14.0.

I'm not sure what could be wrong - perhaps try different auth method
(Send page of your account preferences).


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