What are the server settings for Thunderbird?

What are the server settings for Thunderbird?

Configure Thunderbird

  • Incoming: IMAP or POP. We recommend using IMAP.
  • Server hostname: Input your email access domain.
  • Port: We recommend 993 for Incoming, and 465 for Outgoing.
  • SSL: We recommend using SSL/TLS.
  • Authentication: Normal Password.
  • Username: Type your full “[email protected]” email address.

What is the SMTP host for Hostgator?

SMTP Server: mail.example.com – Note: replace example.com with your server name found previously in your HostGator welcome email or cPanel. Port: 25 or 26.

Is Hostgator email POP3 or IMAP?

Client Settings – Outlook, Eudora, Thunderbird, Mac, iPad, Phone

Email Setting General Information to Input
POP3 Incoming Server: gator1234.hostgator.com Incoming Port: 995
IMAP Incoming Server: gator1234.hostgator.com Incoming Port: 993
SSL (Optional) Enabled

How do I set up Thunderbird email?

Email Client Setup: Mozilla Thunderbird

  1. Open Mozilla Thunderbird.
  2. Click Tools or click the Application menu button.
  3. Select Account Settings.
  4. At the bottom of the left pane, click Account Actions.
  5. Select Add Mail Account.
  6. Enter your email account details and press Continue.

What are the SMTP settings?

SMTP settings are simply your Outgoing Mail Server settings. “SMTP” stands for Simple Mail Transfer Protocol. It’s a set of communication guidelines that allow software to transmit email over the Internet.

What are SMTP parameters?

Basic SMTP parameters

Parameter Description
SMTP host name An IP address or FQDN of the SMTP server.
SMTP port Usually 465 or 587.
SMTP user The user name that will be used to connect to the SMTP server. Leave this field empty if no authentication is required.

How do I connect HostGator to Outlook?

Open Outlook on your computer. On the upper left-hand panel, click on FILE. In the main window, click on the +Add Account button. On the Account Setup page, enter your HostGator-hosted email address and click the Connect button.

Can you send email to a HostGator account?

Email sent to your HostGator account is received by the same server that hosts your website. You can use any email client to log into the server and receive, manage, and send mail. It is crucial that your domain’s MX Records are successfully pointing to HostGator for this to work appropriately.

How to change HostGator email address for SSL?

When using an SSL option to configure the email, replace your normal mail.domain.com URL with the Server Hostname. This can be found within your cPanel. In the SSL examples, replace gator1234.hostgator.com with your HostGator account’s Server Hostname.

Are there any third party email client settings?

However, the following configuration settings are appropriate for all third-party email clients, including Outlook, Thunderbird, iOS Mail, and more. The settings below are applicable to Desktop, Laptop, Tablet, and Mobile Devices. Note: When using the examples below, be sure to replace example.com with your actual domain name.

What to put in outgoing port on Thunderbird 78?

When setting up Thunderbird 78, follow Steps 1 to 4 above. Then, continue with the steps below: Click on Configure Manually. Port: You can put 25 or 26 in Outgoing. If your isp is blocking port 25, which many do to prevent spam, then choose 26.