In case you are internet hosting (i.e storing recordsdata, folders, photographs, movies, movies and many others on a server) a web site, you most likely know what HostGator is! I’ve already given my 10 the reason why I desire HostGator as one of the best website hosting firm on the planet. Although its not boasting about its options, I’ve defined about my expertise.
However simply internet hosting a web site might not be enough typically! You additionally want knowledgeable e mail that makes your handle card look official. I additionally wrote one other article on easy methods to create a site e mail in hostgator and think about in Home windows Reside Mail.
However there’s one other fashionable mail consumer – Outlook 2013 whose integration settings with Hostgator, I’ll clarify on this article.
Technique 1 – Auto Discovery
This technique may be very easy.
All you should do is add a web site or area e mail you created earlier in HostGator and enter its credentials like E mail id and password. Don’t fear, your password is safely safe in Outlook’s arms.
If that is the primary time you’re opening Outlook 2013, then you definately’ll be greeted with the above window. You simply have to examine the choice “Sure” (which is the default) and click on on Subsequent button.
If that is an one other time you’re beginning Outlook 2013 and need to add an E mail account, you simply navigate to File > Add Account.
You will notice a typical window just like the above after clicking Subsequent. You must enter your title, E mail handle and password two instances. (the password is the one you created whereas creating area e mail in HostGator).
This can robotically hyperlink up with HostGator cPanel settings and the next pop-up window will present up with a safe URL to an XML file being displayed. Simply examine the choice “Don’t ask me about this web site once more” so that you just don’t get this affirmation dialog once more and click on on Permit button.
Your IMAP e-mail account created in HostGator is efficiently configured in Outlook 2013.
It is a check message despatched to your skilled e mail handle from Outlook, while you open your e mail account in Outlook 2013.
Technique 2 – Guide Technique
That is tougher method of configuring e mail account than the earlier one and apply it provided that the above computerized technique fails.
As an alternative of “E mail Account” you should choose the choice “Guide setup or extra server varieties” and click on Subsequent button.
Select the strategy of connecting to your E mail account – right here it’ll be both POP or IMAP. The opposite strategies aren’t mentioned right here.
Right here you’re utilizing the IMAP protocol technique of connecting to your skilled mail created in HostGator. Enter the seven fields as proven within the above screenshot. The incoming and outgoing mail server shall be gator3315.hostgator.com. The password is the one created whereas creating account in Hostgator.
Then click on on “Extra Settings“.
Within the Outgoing Server pane, simply examine the choice that claims “My outgoing server (SMTP) requires authentication”. The default possibility shall be taken for that.
Now enter the port numbers for Incoming Server(993) and Outgoing Server(465). Additionally just be sure you select both SSL or TLS technique of encrypted connection.
In case you are profitable, you will notice the above dialog field with tick-marks to
- Log onto incoming mail server (IMAP) and
- Ship check e-mail message
You possibly can examine your Outlook 2013 e mail Inbox to see whether or not the check message has been obtained or not.