Microsoft Outlook 2007 with GMAIL and AVAST

Microsoft Outlook 2007 with GMAIL and AVAST

Since both GMAIL and AVAST (Anti-Virus) both use SSL, you need to tweak the account settings in Microsoft Outlook to make your authentication work.

Read the post on the Avast forum for the steps to undertake.

In summary:

use the standard settings for a gmail account in Outlook and configure the SSL settings for a gmail account in Avast