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Hostgator SMTP settings

If you are setting up your HostGator email account manually, you have to enter the proper incoming and outgoing SMTP server credentials in the email client. Proceed with the steps that are given below to set up your Hostgator SMTP settings.

  • First, open the email client in which you want to add your email account.
  • Click the File menu and select the Add Account option.
  • Now, enter the login credentials of your HostGator email account.

Enter the secure SMTP settings as given below.

  • Type the full email address of your HostGator email account in the Username section.
  • Enter the password of your email account correctly.
  • Now, enter the Mailserver/ Server Hostname as full.servername.com on the Hostgator SMTP settings.
  • Type the Port number as 465.
  • Select the SSL/TLS option for an encrypted connection.
  • Choose the Authentication type as Password.
 

The Secure IMAP settings for the HostGator Mail account is given below.

  • Enter the full email address of the HostGator account in the Username section.
  • Enter the password of your mail account which you want to access.
  • Enter the Mailserver/ Server Hostname address as full.servername.com.
  • Type the port number as 993 and select the SSL/TLS connection.
  • Choose the Authentication type as the normal password. 

If you have selected the account type as POP3, use the email settings given below.

  • In the Username section, enter the full email address.
  • Type the password of your HostGator email account correctly.
  • Enter the password of the account and go to the incoming mail server tab.
  • Type the incoming mail server address as full.servername.com. 
  • Now, enter the port number as 995.
  • Choose the SSL/TLS option and enter the password of your email account when prompted.
  • Select the Authentication type as Password.
  • Make sure to save the email settings you have made.
  • Now, you will be able to send and receive email messages easily once you complete the Hostgator SMTP settings.