[Dovecot] Outlook 2010 very slow when using IMAP - are there any tweaks?

Arne K. Haaje arne at drlinux.no
Tue Jul 3 10:07:41 EEST 2012

Den 03.07.2012 08:58, skrev Kaya Saman:
> On Tue, Jul 3, 2012 at 7:46 AM, Timo Sirainen <tss at iki.fi> wrote:
>> On 3.7.2012, at 9.38, Kaya Saman wrote:
>>> So if I look at a different authentication mechanism say LDAP would it
>>> improve performance?
>> I doubt authentication has anything to do with why Outlook downloads mails slowly.
>> But you could configure Outlook to use plaintext authentication instead of NTLM authentication to see if it makes a difference. No need to change anything on Dovecot side then.
> I've just had a look and I don't think Outlook 2010 has that option.... ??

I belive there is a checkbox there called something like "Use secure 
authentication - PKA(?)". Uncheck it, and you should have plaintext.


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