This article applies to Web Hosting and Custom Email accounts only.
This article provides mail client settings to be used to connect to a POP/IMAP mail server.
Username and password
Incoming and outgoing servers names
Incoming and outgoing mail servers names are the same and can be found in HostPilot® Control Panel at Mail Server > Mail Server Settings.
Ports to be used for an encrypted (SSL) connection (recommended):
- Incoming mail: 995 for POP / 993 for IMAP
- Outgoing mail (SMTP): 465 or 587
Ports to be used for a encrypted (TLS) connection:
- Incoming mail: 110 for POP / 143 for IMAP
- Outgoing mail (SMTP): 1025 (recommended) or 25
Read the Knowledge Base article on The Differences Between POP And IMAP for information on the protocols differences.
Both incoming and outgoing mail servers authentication/sign-in should be enabled if such setting is present