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Error message when you subscribe to an RSS feed that requires authentication in Outlook 2007: "Outlook cannot download the RSS content"
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When you subscribe to an RSS feed in Microsoft Outlook 2007, you may receive one of the following error messages:
Outlook cannot download the RSS content from Web_site_URL because you do not have the required credentials.
Outlook cannot download the RSS content from Web_site_URL because of a problem connecting to the server.
This behavior may occur if the RSS feed requires authentication. Outlook 2007 supports authenticated RSS feeds only in the scenarios that are described in the "Workaround" section.
To work around this behavior, use one of the following methods: