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Creating New Mailbox In Admin PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 18 June 2009 12:09

Creating A New Mailbox in the Admin Console

First you must login to the Admin Console with you plus account username and password. The Admin Console can be found by clicking here

The login screen should come up looking like :


Once logged in to the Admin Console you will see various options at the top of the screen. Click on "Manage Email" :

Once in the Manage Email section, you will see the word add hyperlinked towards the top right of the screen click this link.

You will be presented with a page where you can specify the following details:

new email address- fill in the new email address as per the example below.
new mail box - put the bulletpoint in the 2nd option as per the example below.
password fro the new mailbox - enter a password of your choice



Once happy with your selection, simply click Create. This will present you with the main Manage Email page again .. where you should be able to see the mailbox you have just created.

NB: New mailboxes are created on the hour, every hour.


Last Updated on Thursday, 18 June 2009 12:19
MS Outlook Express SMTP Auth Setup Instructions PDF Print E-mail
Wednesday, 17 June 2009 13:29

If you are using our email services and are not directly connected to our network then you will need to configure SMTP Authentication.

From the 'Tools' menu at the top, click on 'Accounts

Select the account you wish to change from the list available.  In the example below we have one previously created called pop3.pobox.co.uk.  Click on this account heading and then click on the 'Properties' button to the right hand side.


A mail account 'properties' dialogue box will open.  As per the example below, select the 'Servers' tab.

Simply tick the box that reads 'My Server Requires Authentication'.  Click on Apply and then 'OK. And finally 'Close'.  You are now ready to send email via smtp.pobox.co.uk with the correct authentication set.

MS Outlook Express Setup Instructions (POP3) PDF Print E-mail
Wednesday, 17 June 2009 12:22

The following walkthough will help you configure Outlook Express for POP3 access for your domain with Pobox Internet.

From the 'Tools' menu:

select 'Accounts' and then the 'Mail' tab detailed below':

then click 'Add' and then 'Mail':

Enter your name, and click Next.


Type in your email address, the click Next.

Select POP3 from the drop down menu, and fill in the Incoming and Outgoing mail servers as shown below. Click Next.

Enter your account name, this is usually your email address in full,  add the password then click Next.

Click Finish, the program will tell you you're ready to go.

Note: If you are not connected to our Network directly you will need to configure SMTP Authentication.


Last Updated on Tuesday, 12 April 2011 15:42
MS Outlook Setup Instructions (IMAP) PDF Print E-mail
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Tuesday, 16 June 2009 19:35
The following walkthrough takes you through configuring Microsoft Outlook with our service for IMAP email. 

From the Tools menu in Microsoft Outlook, select Email Accounts.



Click Add a new email account .. and then next >

Select the third option .. IMAP .. and the click Next >

Fill in the information as required .. the User Name and password are the ones associated with the mailbox and the mail servers are as detailed above. 

Click on "More Settings ..." 




Tick the box as above "My outgoing server (SMTP) requires authentication".
Leave the selection "Use same settings as my incoming mail server" selected.




From the Advanced tab, in the "Root folder path" enter inbox as shown above. Click OK and then Clock Next >




The configuration is now complete. You will now be able to send email and recieve using IMAP. 




Last Updated on Wednesday, 17 June 2009 12:02
MS Outlook Setup Instructions (POP3) PDF Print E-mail
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Tuesday, 16 June 2009 19:24

The following walkthrough will assist you in configuring Microsoft Outlook for collecting email using the POP3 protocol.

 From the tools menu in Microsoft Outlook, select Email Accounts ...

Select "Add a new e-mail account" and click Next >


Select POP3 and click Next >


Complete the information ... refer to the above example for hints. The Incoming/Outgoing mail servers require to be as in the example. The User Name and Password are your email address and associated password. 

Click More Settings .. 


In the Outgoing Server tag .. make sure that the tick box "My outgoing server (SMTP) requires authentication"

Then click OK, and then Next > 


Last Updated on Wednesday, 17 June 2009 12:01
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