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Changes To Google Authentication Disable My old Email Client

Discussion in 'General Software' started by Sebastian42, Jul 3, 2021.

  1. Sebastian42

    Sebastian42 Member

    Dec 30, 2009
    My email account is with Google (Gmail), and through POP (?), I access it in THE OBSOLETE (but still quite functional) Windows Live Mail (WLM 2012). Google has emailed me that in a month I have no choice but to go with TwoStepVerification (2SV), so I set it up immediately. Since then, WLM did not stop asking me for my Google password, until I cancelled the 2SV. That solves my problem for a month, but not beyond that.
    I already have Google set to allow less secure apps. Does anybody know a way of satisfying WLM's craving for a password under 2SV ?

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