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How to Find Mail Client Settings in cPanel

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General Information

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You probably already guessed what the Mail Client Settings are for. That’s right! You can set up a third party Email client, such as Microsoft Outlook or Mozilla Thunderbird, to use with any of the  Email account users you’ve created. In order for them to work properly with your Email server, the Email application will require specific information. You can either choose to let the application automatically assign this information by using one of the available Protocols (Scripts) shown in the list, or you can manually provide this information. If you choose to do it manually, you will need to edit the settings of your preferred Email client, when setting it up for the first time.

Note that you can also choose to send all the required information, via Email, directly from this page. The bullet points on the bottom are also very useful, so make sure to read them through.

How to Find Mail Client Settings in cPanel

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Step 1

As with previous Email account options, navigate to the Email Accounts  section.

Step 2

Navigating to the right, on the same line with the targeted Email account options, you will find the Set Up Mail Client button. Click on it and explore the next window.

Find Mail Client Settings page

Step 3

Locate the Email Client you wish to set up from the application list on the left, then click on the associated protocol on the right. Some of them will open up a setup wizard, which will require you to Run or Save a configuration file. This will automatically set up your Emial client.

For the manual configuration, you will find all the information required in the next section. You can also send yourself or to someone else this information via the Email Instructions section at the bottom of the page.

Find Mail Client Settings page

This may feel a bit tricky, but if you’re experiencing difficulties, feel free to contact us on our online chat for assistance and we’ll be happy to help out. Take care!

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