How to configure your DirectAdmin email to Microsoft Outlook (Desktop)

Microsoft Outlook is one of the most popular email programs used on laptops and desktops to access customer email so we are making this quick guide to enable you setup your Clue Webhost DirectAdmin email on your Laptop or Desktop.

The steps for this are as follows:

 

  1. Open Microsoft Outlook on your computer (We are using Outlook 2010 for this Demo). Click next on if you would like to configure an email account.
  2. On the next page (Add new account), click on the third option (Manually configure server settings for additional server types)
  3. On the next screen, you would need to choose between Internet Email, Microsoft Exchange or compatible service and Text Messaging (SMS). Select Internet Email and click on next.
  4. The next page is the configuration page. Put your Name and the Email address you created under the "Your Name" and E-mail Address" field. Select "IMAP" under account. Under incoming and outgoing mail server, enter your Server Hostname (It is in the "New Account Information" email we sent when your account was created. Under username and password, enter the username and password you created here https://cluewebhost.com/clients/knowledgebase.php?action=displayarticle&id=26. Click on "Require logon using Secure Password Authentication (SPA)" and click next.

Was this answer helpful?

 Print this Article

Also Read

How to add a new email in your DirectAdmin panel

This is an article on setting up new email accounts when you host with us using DirectAdmin. The...

Setting up Email Accounts in your email program

  These basic settings can be used with all email programs: Incoming mail server (POP3 or...

How to Setup Private Nameservers for your Clue WebHost Reseller Hosting Account

In order to have uniform Branding and to project the Appearance of an Established Hosting...

How to remotely connect to MySQL

To make a remote connection to the server you must add the IP address of the server you are...

Powered by WHMCompleteSolution