Google Apps Password Issue – Gotcha Captcha!

Recently when setting up friends and customers with Google Apps I keep getting authentication errors. I try and log into there webmail and this works fine, it’s only when logging in via POP3 or IMAP I get this password problem. Upon investigation Google seems to be locking some accounts with Captcha To unlock your Google Apps Email account via captcha go to ( Replacing with your actual domain name Enter the Username and Password and the Captcha code , once it gives you the green light that your account is unlocked , it will authenticate fine! Google , It would be nice if you can warn the user he/her account is locked in webmail at least!


**** Update*****

Also use this to turn on less secure Apps. e.g. Imap!

VN:F [1.9.22_1171]
Rating: 0.0/10 (0 votes cast)
VN:F [1.9.22_1171]
Rating: 0 (from 0 votes)

Tags: GMAIL PROBLEM: Microsoft Outlook error message, Google Apps Captcha, Google Apps Username and Password Lock, Google Captcha, lesssecureapps

Trackback from your site.