Error: Connection Dropped by IMAP server

I get this message whenever I log in to my webmail account.

ERROR : Connection dropped by imap-server.

Does anyone happen to know what that means and what I should do to access my email? Thanks so much,


One of my accounts is now getting this error and I’m pretty pissed about it. The user can’t access her inbox and hasnt been able to see mail (tho she can send) since about 10am this morning (03/22/2005).

I submitted a support request so we’ll see I guess…


Thanks for responding. I submitted one as well so hopefully I’ll hear back.

In my experience that means there are more Inbox messages than the webmail/mailserver connection can handle.

The only workaround I know is to use another webmail client e.g.