Re: Get an Authentication Error

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Subject: Re: Get an Authentication Error
Posted by:  Remy Lebeau (TeamB) (
Date: Sat, 23 Oct 2004

"Elmar Baumann" <elmar-bauma…> wrote in message

> 250-AUTH LOGIN PLAIN CRAM-MD5                                          //
> Is this Authentication Type supported by Indy ??

You did not say which version of Indy you are actually using.  Indy 9 only
supports AUTH LOGIN.  Indy 10 supports several others.

> 535 Incorrect authentication data

> What does this mean??

It means that the data you transmitted did not validate properly.  Are you
sure that you specified the proper username and password to begin with?
Were they in the correct case (upper vs. lower case characters)?

> do i need a Decoder/Encoder for Authenticate??

One is already being used for you.



In response to

Get an Authentication Error posted by Elmar Baumann on Mon, 18 Oct 2004