What are the POP Configuration Details to setup an Email Client?

To configure an email client with POP, you can use following configuration settings according to your service with AccuWebHosting.

Windows Shared Hosting Customers

 

Without SSL With SSL
  • Incoming Server: mail.domain.com
  • Outgoing Server: mail.domain.com
  • Username: Full email address
  • Password: Email account password
  • Incoming Port: POP 110
  • Outgoing Mail server (SMTP) Port: 25 or 587
  • SSL: NO
  • SMTP Authentication Required
  • Incoming Server: mail.domain.com
  • Outgoing Server: mail.domain.com
  • Username: Full email address
  • Password: Email account password
  • Incoming Port: POP 995
  • Outgoing Mail server (SMTP) Port: 465
  • SSL: YES
  • SMTP Authentication Required
  • Accept certificate mismatch alert**

 

**NOTE: While configuring an email client over SSL/TLS, you may receive certificate mismatch error/alert. An error could be different depending on the email client you use. You will have to accept this error and proceed further to configure an email client.

Linux Shared Hosting Customers

 

Without SSL With SSL
  • Incoming Server: mail.domain.com
  • Outgoing Server: mail.domain.com
  • Username: Full email address
  • Password: Email account password
  • Incoming Port: POP 110
  • Outgoing Mail server (SMTP) Port: 25, 26 or 587
  • SSL: NO
  • SMTP Authentication Required
  • Incoming Server: mail.domain.com
  • Outgoing Server: mail.domain.com
  • Username: Full email address
  • Password: Email account password
  • Incoming Port: POP 995
  • Outgoing Mail server (SMTP) Port: 465
  • SSL: YES
  • SMTP Authentication Required
  • Accept certificate mismatch alert**

 

**NOTE: While configuring an email client over SSL/TLS, you may receive certificate mismatch error/alert. An error could be different depending on the email client you use. You will have to accept this error and proceed further to configure an email client.


VPS Hosting Customers

Without SSL
  • Incoming Server: mail.domain.com
  • Outgoing Server: mail.domain.com
  • Username: Full email address
  • Password: Email account password
  • Incoming Port: POP 110
  • Outgoing Mail server (SMTP) Port: 25 or 587
  • SSL: NO
  • SMTP Authentication Required


By default, SSL/TLS would not be configured in Linux (Dovecot) and Windows (SmarterMail) mail servers. If you wish to have secure POP in VPS, follow below mentioned tutorials to secure SmarterMail and Dovecot mail server respectively.

 

→ Looking to set up an email client on a Samsung galaxy phone? Please refer to setup email settings on Samsung galaxy for more details.

→ Looking to set up an email account on the iPhone? Please refer to set up email on iPhone for more details.

→ Looking to setup an IMAP account in MAC? Please refer to setup IMAP on MAC for more details.

→ Looking for IMAP configuration details? Please refer to find IMAP configuration for more details.

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