hi,<BR> We started doing a project on developing a mail website using <BR>ASP. we were making use of CDONTS component. When we try to send to send mails to somename@hotmail.com, it&#039s gives an error tht "Connection to hotmail.com failed. No Ip address found from localhost .server received winsock error host not found. when we tried to send a mail to a computer connected to the network, the mail is found in the drop directory of the computer from where we tried to send. We were not able to proceed. Can u help us out ?