The Send Email Channel Hook is too cool for you not to use, so let's get this fixed.
"Never underestimate the ability of a well-intentioned personal firewall to screw up a perfectly good piece of software
." Yes you can quote me on that (I know it's not very quotable but it's the best I got
You may want to temporarily
disable any and all firewalls you have running and test Awasu's Send Email Channel Hook. I'd recommend setting up a Channel with Google's News
feed as it is updated often, so you can 1) make a few tweaks, 2) manually update the Google News Channel and examine the results. You may have Windows built-in firewall running without even knowing it, so double check it in addition to whatever firewall(s) you know to be running. Even thought other email program(s) are working correctly through the firewall doesn't ensure that Awasu is not getting blocked.
This may or may not be the problem, but it should be fairly quick and easy for you to test and either confirm or rule out that a personal firewall is causing the problem.
Your user ID
Sometimes your user id is just the alias "martin414" and sometimes it's your full email address "martin414@MyISP.com". Please double check this and/or test all of the possibilities.
is correct, port 0 (zero) cannot be correct. If you have an email client that you use (Outlook, The Bat!, Thunderbird...) is there a dialog box with your email server settings that you can take a picture of (using the "Print Screen" key) and email to email@example.com
Hope you get this resolved, I use the Send Email Channel Hook to send text messages to my phone when my Search Channels find new content.