|hello command rejected: need fully qualified name
on Monday, August 15, 2005 at 6:23:57 PM (EST)
An outgoing email message received this response from an ISP. They need to get our verifiable domain name (www.paragons.com) in the hello command or the message is rejected. The ISP is receiving the email server's Windows computer name instead. Full response below:
Attached message cannot be delivered to these recipients:
email@example.com - 'nwnexus.com': 504 : Helo command rejected: need fully-qualified hostname
Received: from 68-117-29-235.static.fdul.wi.charter.com ([188.8.131.52]) by paragons3 (602LAN SUITE 2004) id 3078ece0 for firstname.lastname@example.org; Fri, 12 Aug 2005 0:03:05 -0500
on Thursday, August 18, 2005 at 11:00:13 PM (EST)
These commands are are for Windows XP, but they should be simular for other versions of windows.
Right click on 'My Computer'
Select 'Computer Name' tab
Push 'change' button
Push the 'More' button
Enter domain name in 'Primary DNS suffix...' field