Email Settings (eXtend Hosting)

Your Email Settings for hosting accounts through watchthedot.com should be set as follows


Username and Passwords
Username: Your email address
Email:  Your email address
Password: Your email password
Your email password can be found within your Host control panel


Incoming Server

Account Type: IMAP (recommended) but POP can be used if you would prefer 
Incoming mail server: mail.yourdomain.com  eg mail.watchthedot.com
Incoming mail server (IMAP) port : 143
Incoming mail server (POP) port : 110


Outgoing Server

Outgoing mail server (SMTP): mail.yourdomain.com  eg mail.watchthedot.com 
Outgoing mail server port: 25  (if you have trouble sending e-mail, please try changing this to port 587)
Outgoing mail server requires autentication

Ensure that 'Require logon using Secure Password Authentication (SPA) remains unchecked. This is important as you may experience difficulty sending email with this enabled.
Ensure that 'This server requires an encrypted connection (SSL) is unchecked

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