Kmail's invisible accounts!

Santiago santiago.osella at
Fri Aug 29 12:16:20 BST 2008

On Friday 29 August 2008 07:55:44 Anne Wilson wrote:
> On Friday 29 August 2008 11:34:31 Santiago Osella wrote:
> > Hi!
> > I'm running OpenSuse 11.0 and KDE4.
> > I have all my email accounts configured in Kmail.
> > Yesterday, I tried to install and setup hotwayd (using xinetd).
> > I also added the Hotmail account to Kmail, with the incoming server
> > pointing at 110
> > I restarted Kmail and it checked mail for all accounts, but for the
> > new one, prompting a wrong password message.
> > So, I attempted to modify it's configuration, but, to my surprise,
> > when I clicked on Accounts button, no accounts were displayed!!
> > I can see all fields and buttons, but not the accounts, thou they are
> > all working fine!
> > Any hints?
> > Or at least does somebody know where does Kmail stores this
> > information so that I can edit it externally?
> > Thanks!
> I've no idea what has caused your problem, but the usual place to find the
> account information is in ~/.kde(or .kde4 in some
> distros)/share/config/emailidentities.  HTH
> Anne

Hi Anne,
Thanks for your fast response.
In that file I can see the "Identity" information, but not the individual email 
Any other clue?


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