E-mail Server Settings for Advanced Users of 3rd Party E-mail Programs


Here are the settings that I use for each free e-mail provider


   

Server Type:  IMAP

Incoming Mail Server: imap.aol.com    Server Port 993   Encryption Connection Type: SSL

Outgoing Mail Server:  smtp.aol.com   Server Port 587   Encryption Connection Type:  TLS

Outgoing Mail Server requires Authentication

Must use your full e-mail address as the user name, except for AOL & AIM Screen Names

AOL Help  - Use POP or IMAP to sync AOL Mail on a third-party app or download your email

AOL Help - Fix problems with 3rd party mail applications

AOL Help - Download your email from AOL Mail with IMAP

You can also find the official mail settings by logging into the AOL web mail portal and then clicking on "options"
and then selecting "mail settings" and then selecting "IMAP and POP."

Sent Items are not automatically saved in sent items folder.


Gmail

Server Type:  IMAP

Incoming Mail Server:  imap.gmail.com    Server Port 993  Encryption Connection Type: SSL

Outgoing Mail Server:  smtp.gmail.com     Server Port 587  Encryption Connection Type:  TLS

Outgoing Mail Server requires Authentication

Must use your full e-mail address as the user name

Gmail Help - Use IMAP to check Gmail on other email clients

Sent Items are automatically saved in the Sent Items folder.

 

Alternate Settings - googlemail.com

Server Type:  IMAP

Incoming Mail Server:  imap.googlemail.com    Server Port 993  Encryption Connection Type: SSL

Outgoing Mail Server:  smtp.googlemail.com     Server Port 587  Encryption Connection Type:  TLS

Outgoing Mail Server requires Authentication

Must use your full e-mail address as the user name

Sent Items are automatically saved in the Sent Items folder.


Server Type:  IMAP

Incoming Mail Server:  imappro.zoho.com    Server Port 993  Encryption Connection Type:  SSL

Outgoing Mail Server:  smtppro.zoho.com    Server Port 587  Encryption Connection Type:  TLS

Outgoing Mail Server requires Authentication

Must use your full e-mail address as the user name

Zoho Mail - IMAP and SMTP Configuration details

Sent Items are automatically saved in Sent Items folder


           

Note: Free users can use the following settings to access their account via 3rd party e-mail programs. Yahoo has established several mail servers to handle each the load from both several 3rd party e-mail programs and from the 4 Internet Service Providers that contact with Yahoo to provide e-mail for their subscribers. I have tried to list all known ones here that can be universally used across all platforms.

Server Type:  IMAP

Incoming Mail Server:  imap.mail.yahoo.com  Server Port   993  Encryption Connection Type:  SSL

Outgoing Mail Server:  smtp.mail.yahoo.co.uk  Server Port 465  Encryption Connection Type:  SSL

Outgoing Mail Server requires Authentication

Must use your full e-mail address as the user name

Yahoo Help - IMAP server settings for Yahoo Mail

Yahoo Help - Generate 3rd party app passwords

 

Settings for AT&T users.

Server Type:  IMAP

Incoming Mail Server:  imap.mail.att.net  Server Port   993  Encryption Connection Type:  SSL

Outgoing Mail Server:  outbound.att.net  Server Port 465  Encryption Connection Type:  SSL

Outgoing Mail Server requires Authentication

Must use your full e-mail address as the user name

AT&T Help - Set up or update email program for AT&T email

AT&T Help - Use OAuth or secure mail key for email apps

 

Settings for the Windows 8 mail app.

Incoming Mail Server:  winmetro.imap.mail.yahoo.com  Server Port   993  Encryption Connection Type:  SSL

Outgoing Mail Server:  winmetro.smtp.mail.yahoo.com  Server Port 465  Encryption Connection Type:  SSL

Outgoing Mail Server requires Authentication

Must use your full e-mail address as the user name

 

Settings for the Windows 10 mail app.

Incoming Mail Server:  winmo.imap.mail.yahoo.com  Server Port   993  Encryption Connection Type:  SSL

Outgoing Mail Server:  winmo.smtp.mail.yahoo.com  Server Port 465  Encryption Connection Type:  SSL

Outgoing Mail Server requires Authentication

Must use your full e-mail address as the user name

 

Settings for Android Smart Phones

Incoming Mail Server:  android.imap.mail.yahoo.com  Server Port   993  Encryption Connection Type:  SSL

Outgoing Mail Server:  android.smtp.mail.yahoo.com  Server Port 465  Encryption Connection Type:  SSL

Outgoing Mail Server requires Authentication

Must use your full e-mail address as the user name

Sent Items are not automatically saved in sent items folder

 

Settings for Intuit's Quickbooks

Outgoing Mail Server:  intuit.smtp.mail.yahoo.com    Server Port   993  Encryption Connection Type:  SSL

Outgoing Mail Server requires Authentication

Must use your full e-mail address as the user name

Quickbooks Help - Setup your e-mail service in Quickbooks Desktop

Quickbooks Help - Quickbooks will not accept my web mail password


Comcast Xfinity Connect Web Mail

Option 1 - Access via IMAP

Server Type:  IMAP

Incoming Mail Server:  imap.email.comcast.net  Server Port 993  Encryption Connection Type:  SSL

Outgoing Mail Server:  smtp.comcast.net  Server Port 587  Encryption Connection Type:  TLS

Outgoing Mail Server requires Authentication

Use only your Username as the login ID and not the full @comcast.net part

Support -  Configure Your Email Settings to Comcast Email

Sent Items are not automatically saved in Sent Items folder. 


Outlook.com Web Mail  Formerly known as

Server Type:   IMAP

Incoming Mail Server:  imap-mail.outlook.com  Server Port 993  Encryption Connection Type:  SSL

Outgoing Mail Server:  smtp-mail.outlook.com  Server Port 587  Encryption Connection Type:  TLS

Must use your full e-mail address as the user name

Microsoft Support - POP, IMAP, and SMTP settings for Outlook.com

Microsoft Support - Settings for IMAP4 access to Microsoft personal email accounts

Microsoft Support - Add your Outlook.com account to another mail app

Microsoft Support -  Add your Outlook.com account in Outlook for Windows

 

Server Type:   IMAP

Incoming Mail Server:  outlook.office365.com  Server Port 993  Encryption Connection Type:  SSL

Outgoing Mail Server:  smtp.office365.com  Server Port 587  Encryption Connection Type:  TLS

Must use your full e-mail address as the user name

Microsoft Support - POP and IMAP email settings for Outlook

 

Server Type:   IMAP

Incoming Mail Server:  imap.outlook.com  Server Port 993  Encryption Connection Type:  SSL

Outgoing Mail Server:  smtp.outlook.com  Server Port 587  Encryption Connection Type:  TLS

Must use your full e-mail address as the user name


  

Server Type:   IMAP

Incoming Mail Server:  imap.ox.io  Server Port 993  Encryption Connection Type:  SSL

Outgoing Mail Server:  smtp.ox.io  Server Port 587  Encryption Connection Type:  TLS

Must use your full e-mail address as the user name


      

Server Type:  IMAP

Incoming Mail Server:  imap.vivaldi.net  Server Port   993  Encryption Connection Type:  SSL

Outgoing Mail Server:  smtp.vivaldi.net  Server Port 587  Encryption Connection Type:  TLS

 

Server type: IMAP

Incoming Mail Server:  mail.vivaldi.net  Server Port   993  Encryption Connection Type:  SSL

Outgoing Mail Server:  mail.vivaldi.net  Server Port 587  Encryption Connection Type:  TLS

Outgoing Mail Server requires Authentication

Use only your Username as the login ID and not the full @vivaldi.net part

Link to the Forum Support Article

Sent Items are not automatically saved to the Sent Items folder 


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