How do i send and receive emails?

To collect your emails via a mail client (Outlook, Outlook Express, etc) you will need the following details:-

Incoming (POP3/IMAP) Server: mail.controldns.co.uk
POP3 Port: 110 (TLS supported) or 995 (SSL supported)
IMAP Port: 143 (TLS supported) or 993 (SSL supported)

Outgoing (SMTP) Server: mail.controldns.co.uk
Port: 25 (TLS supported) or 465 (SSL supported).  Ports 49 and 587 also supported.
You can send mail through the SMTP server shown above provided your mail client supports SMTP authentication, authenticate with your mailbox username and password.

Username: Your full email address

Password: The password you chose when creating the mailbox in the hosting control panel

  • 130 Users Found This Useful
Was this answer helpful?

Related Articles

Do you offer a webmail facility?

Yes. You can access your mailbox online via webmail at any time. To access webmail please visit...

What is Greylisting?

Greylisting is a method used to reduce the delivery of junk/spam emails whilst allowing...

How do I change my mailbox password?

To change your mailbox password please follow the instructions below:-Log in to the hosting...

Do you support IMAP?

Yes. IMAP is supported on our mail servers on the standard port of 143.

When i try to send emails i get an error message. Why?

If you are using our SMTP servers to send your emails please ensure you are authenticating the...