Outbound Emails are failing with 'Connection timed out at com.sun.mail.imap.IMAPStore.proto'

(Doc ID 791125.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 06, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle Email Center - Version 12.0 to 12.1.3 [Release 12.0 to 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
*** Checked for Relevance 27-May-2014 ***


The Email Center Download Process fails even after being restarted.

Outbound emails also fail.

The Download Processor generates the following Error Messages:

Unable to connect to mail store.

javax.mail.MessagingException: Connection timed out; nested exception is:
java.net.ConnectException: Connection timed out at com.sun.mail.imap.IMAPStore.proto
Connect(IMAPStore.java:335) at javax.mail.Service.connect(Service.java:233) at
oracle.apps.iem.emta.account.EMTAAccountConnection.getStore(EMTAAccountConnection.java:312) at
oracle.apps.iem.emta.account.EMCFolderManager.getFolder(EMCFolderManager.java:131) at
oracle.apps.iem.emta.account.EMTAAccountConnection.getFolder(EMTAAccountConnection.java:204) at
oracle.apps.iem.emta.account.EMTAAccountConnection.getFolder(EMTAAccountConnection.java:246) at
oracle.apps.iem.emta.broker.PrepBroker.(PrepBroker.java:100) at
oracle.apps.iem.emta.broker.BrokerHandler.procMail(BrokerHandler.java:74) at
oracle.apps.iem.emta.controller.Worker.run(Worker.java:156) at java.lang.Thread.run(Thread.java:595)

-- Steps To Reproduce:

(R)   System Administrator
(N)  Oracle Applications Manager/Site Map/Generic Services


Email Center Download Processor - Normal Mode

Start the Download Processor.

(R) Email Center Administrator
(N) Monitoring/Download Processor

Monitor Download processor page - shows error


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