EM Client v7 - Creating a POP Account

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The following steps will assist you in setting your e-mail account up in EM Client v7:

1. Open EM Client.
At the top left-hand side, click on Menu. Select Tools and then Accounts.

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2. In the New Account window, click on Mail.

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3. Select Other and then click on Next.

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4. Enter your e-mail address and click on Next.

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5. On the Incoming server page, select POP3.
Enter the following information:
  • Incoming server: Enter mail.yourdomain (e.g.: mail.sadomain.co.za)
  • User name: Enter your entire e-mail address using lowercase characters (e.g.: joesoap@sadomain.co.za).
  • Password: Enter the password for your e-mail address.

Click on Next.

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6. On the Incoming server page, enter the following information:

  • Outgoing server: Enter mail.yourdomain (e.g.: mail.sadomain.co.za)
  • User name: Enter your entire e-mail address using lowercase characters (e.g.: joesoap@sadomain.co.za).
  • Password: Enter the password for your e-mail address.

 Ensure that the box labelled Outgoing server doesn't require authentication is unticked.
Click on Next.

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7. EM Client will now test your settings. Once the texts have been completed, click on Next.

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8. On the Account details page, enter the following information:

  • Your name: This will be displayed alongside your e-mail address when you send an e-mail.
  • Account name: This is a description of your e-mail displayed in EM Client.

 Click on Next.

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9. Select Create separate folder tree for messages.
Click on Finish.

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10. Once your account has been set up, you will be taken back to the main EM Client window.

Click on Menu. Select Tools and then Accounts.

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11. When the Accounts window opens, select the SMTP tab.
Change the Port to 587.
Click OK.

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A video tutorial can be viewed below.

  • email, e-mail, e-mail setup, eM Client
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