How to setup my email client

Microsoft Outlook

Microsoft Outlook

How can I update my email settings for insecure IMAP email on Microsoft Outlook?
  1. Go to File
  2. Go to Account Settings
  3. Open your account
  4. Change the “Incoming mail server settings” to imap.skydesktop.com
  5. Change the “Outgoing mail server (SMTP)” settings to smtp.skydesktop.com
  6. Click on “More Settings …
  7. Click on “Outgoing Server
  8. Make sure the check box for “My outgoing server (SMTP) requires authentication” is checked
  9. Make sure the radio button for “Use same settings as my incoming mail server” is selected
  10. Click on Advanced
  11. Set “Incoming server (IMAP)” settings to 143
  12. Set “Outgoing server (SMTP)” settings to 587
  13. Make sure that both listings for “Use the following type of encrypted connection” settings are set to None
How can I update my email settings for insecure POP email on Microsoft Outlook?
  1. Go to File
  2. Go to Account Settings
  3. Open your account
  4. Change the “Incoming mail server settings” to pop.skydesktop.com
  5. Change the “Outgoing mail server (SMTP)” settings to smtp.skydesktop.com
  6. Click on “More Settings …
  7. Click on “Outgoing Server
  8. Make sure the check box for “My outgoing server (SMTP) requires authentication” is checked
  9. Make sure the radio button for “Use same settings as my incoming mail server” is selected
  10. Click on Advanced
  11. Set “Incoming server (POP)” settings to 110
  12. Set “Outgoing server (SMTP)” settings to 587
  13. Make sure that “Use the following type of encrypted connection” settings are set to None
How can I setup my email settings for insecure IMAP email on Microsoft Outlook?
  1. Go to File
  2. Go to Account Settings
  3. Select New…
  4. Select “Manual setup or additional server types
  5. Click Next
  6. Select “POP or IMAP
  7. Click Next >
  8. Enter your name into the “Your Name” field
  9. Enter your email address into the “Email Address” field
  10. Set “Account Type” setting to IMAP
  11. Set the “Incoming mail server settings” to imap.skydesktop.com
  12. Set the “Outgoing mail server (SMTP)” settings to smtp.skydesktop.com
  13. Enter your full email address in the “User Name” field
  14. Enter your password into the “Password” field
  15. Click on “More Settings …
  16. Click on “Outgoing Server
  17. Click the checkbox for “My outgoing server (SMTP) requires authentication
  18. Select “Use same settings as my incoming mail server
  19. Click on Advanced
  20. Set “Incoming server (IMAP)” settings to 143
  21. Set “Outgoing server (SMTP)” settings to 587
  22. Set the value for both listings of “Use the following type of encrypted connection” to None
How can I setup my email settings for insecure POP email on Microsoft Outlook?
  1. Go to File
  2. Go to Account Settings
  3. Select New…
  4. Select “Manual setup or additional server types
  5. Click Next
  6. Select “POP or IMAP
  7. Click Next >
  8. Enter your name into the “Your Name” field
  9. Enter your email address into the “Email Address” field
  10. Set “Account Type” setting to POP
  11. Set the “Incoming mail server settings” to pop.skydesktop.com
  12. Set the “Outgoing mail server (SMTP)” settings to smtp.skydesktop.com
  13. Enter your full email address in the “User Name” field
  14. Enter your password into the “Password” field
  15. Click on “More Settings …
  16. Click on “Outgoing Server
  17. Click the checkbox for “My outgoing server (SMTP) requires authentication
  18. Select “Use same settings as my incoming mail server
  19. Click on Advanced
  20. Set “Incoming server (POP)” settings to 110
  21. Set “Outgoing server (SMTP)” settings to 587
  22. Set the value for “Use the following type of encrypted connection” to None
How can I update my email settings for secure IMAP email on Microsoft Outlook?
  1. Go to File
  2. Go to Account Settings
  3. Open your account
  4. Change the “Incoming mail server settings” to imap.skydesktop.com
  5. Change the “Outgoing mail server (SMTP)” settings to smtp.skydesktop.com
  6. Click on “More Settings …
  7. Click on “Outgoing Server
  8. Make sure the check box for “My outgoing server (SMTP) requires authentication” is checked
  9. Make sure the radio button for “Use same settings as my incoming mail server” is selected
  10. Click on Advanced
  11. Set “Incoming server (IMAP)” settings to 143
  12. Set “Outgoing server (SMTP)” settings to 587
  13. Make sure that both listings for “Use the following type of encrypted connection” settings are set to TLS
How can I update my email settings for secure POP email on Microsoft Outlook?
  1. Go to File
  2. Go to Account Settings
  3. Open your account
  4. Change the “Incoming mail server settings” to pop.skydesktop.com
  5. Change the “Outgoing mail server (SMTP)” settings to smtp.skydesktop.com
  6. Click on “More Settings …
  7. Click on “Outgoing Server
  8. Make sure the check box for “My outgoing server (SMTP) requires authentication” is checked
  9. Make sure the radio button for “Use same settings as my incoming mail server” is selected
  10. Click on Advanced
  11. Set “Incoming server (POP)” settings to 995
  12. Set “Outgoing server (SMTP)” settings to 587
  13. Make sure that “Use the following type of encrypted connection” settings are set to TLS
How can I setup my email settings for secure IMAP email on Microsoft Outlook?
  1. Go to File
  2. Go to Account Settings
  3. Select New…
  4. Select “Manual setup or additional server types
  5. Click Next
  6. Select “POP or IMAP
  7. Click Next >
  8. Enter your name into the “Your Name” field
  9. Enter your email address into the “Email Address” field
  10. Set “Account Type” setting to IMAP
  11. Set the “Incoming mail server settings” to imap.skydesktop.com
  12. Set the “Outgoing mail server (SMTP)” settings to smtp.skydesktop.com
  13. Enter your full email address in the “User Name” field
  14. Enter your password into the “Password” field
  15. Click on “More Settings …
  16. Click on “Outgoing Server
  17. Click the checkbox for “My outgoing server (SMTP) requires authentication
  18. Select “Use same settings as my incoming mail server
  19. Click on Advanced
  20. Set “Incoming server (IMAP)” settings to 143
  21. Set “Outgoing server (SMTP)” settings to 587
  22. Set the value for both listings of “Use the following type of encrypted connection” to TLS
How can I setup my email settings for secure POP email on Microsoft Outlook?
  1. Go to File
  2. Go to Account Settings
  3. Select New…
  4. Select “Manual setup or additional server types
  5. Click Next
  6. Select “POP or IMAP
  7. Click Next >
  8. Enter your name into the “Your Name” field
  9. Enter your email address into the “Email Address” field
  10. Set “Account Type” setting to POP
  11. Set the “Incoming mail server settings” to pop.skydesktop.com
  12. Set the “Outgoing mail server (SMTP)” settings to smtp.skydesktop.com
  13. Enter your full email address in the “User Name” field
  14. Enter your password into the “Password” field
  15. Click on “More Settings …
  16. Click on “Outgoing Server
  17. Click the checkbox for “My outgoing server (SMTP) requires authentication
  18. Select “Use same settings as my incoming mail server
  19. Click on Advanced
  20. Set “Incoming server (POP)” settings to 995
  21. Set “Outgoing server (SMTP)” settings to 587
  22. Set the value for “Use the following type of encrypted connection” to TLS
Mozilla Thunderbird

Mozilla Thunderbird

How can I update my email settings for insecure IMAP email on Mozilla Thunderbird?
  1. Go to “Account Settings
  2. Click on your account
  3. Click on “Server Settings
  4. Change “Server Name” to imap.skydesktop.com
  5. Change “Port” to 143
  6. Click on “Outgoing Server (SMTP)
  7. Select your account
  8. Click “Edit
  9. Change “Server Name” to smtp.skydesktop.com
  10. Change “Port” to 587
  11. Click “OK
  12. Click “OK
How can I update my email settings for insecure POP email on Mozilla Thunderbird?
  1. Go to “Account Settings
  2. Click on your account
  3. Click on “Server Settings
  4. Change “Server Name” to pop.skydesktop.com
  5. Change “Port” to 110
  6. Click on “Outgoing Server (SMTP)
  7. Select your account
  8. Click “Edit
  9. Change “Server Name” to smtp.skydesktop.com
  10. Change “Port” to 587
  11. Click “OK
  12. Click “OK
How can I setup my email settings for insecure IMAP email on Mozilla Thunderbird?
  1. Enter your name in the “Your name” field
  2. Enter your email address in the “Email address” field
  3. Enter your password in the “Password” field
  4. Make sure the checkbox for “Remember password” is checked
  5. Click “Continue
  6. Click “Manual Config
  7. In the “Incoming” section make sure the following settings are set in the following order:
    1. IMAP in the first drop down
    2. Server hostnameimap.skydesktop.com
    3. Port143
    4. SSLNone
    5. AuthenticationNormal Password
  8. In the “Outgoing” section make sure the following settings are set in the following order:
    1. Server hostnamesmtp.skydesktop.com
    2. Port587
    3. SSLNone
    4. AuthenticationNormal Password
  9. In the “Username” section make sure the following settings are set in the following order:
    1. Incoming – Your full email address
    2. Outgoing – Your full email address
  10. Click “Re-test
  11. Click “Done
  12. Check the box"I understand the risks."
  13. Click "Done"
How can I setup my email settings for insecure POP email on Mozilla Thunderbird?
  1. Enter your name in the “Your name” field
  2. Enter your email address in the “Email address” field
  3. Enter your password in the “Password” field
  4. Make sure the checkbox for “Remember password” is checked
  5. Click “Continue
  6. Click “Manual Config
  7. In the “Incoming” section make sure the following settings are set in the following order:
    1. POP in the first drop down
    2. Server hostnamepop.skydesktop.com
    3. Port110
    4. SSLNone
    5. AuthenticationNormal Password
  8. In the “Outgoing” section make sure the following settings are set in the following order:
    1. Server hostnamesmtp.skydesktop.com
    2. Port587
    3. SSLNone
    4. AuthenticationNormal Password
  9. In the “Username” section make sure the following settings are set in the following order:
    1. Incoming – Your full email address
    2. Outgoing – Your full email address
  10. Click “Re-test
  11. Click “Done
  12. Check the box"I understand the risks."
  13. Click "Done"
How can I update my email settings for secure IMAP email on Mozilla Thunderbird?
  1. Go to “Account Settings
  2. Click on your account
  3. Click on “Server Settings
  4. Change “Server Name” to imap.skydesktop.com
  5. Change “Port” to 143
  6. Change "Connection security" to STARTTLS
  7. Click on “Outgoing Server (SMTP)
  8. Select your account
  9. Click “Edit
  10. Change “Server Name” to smtp.skydesktop.com
  11. Change “Port” to 587
  12. Change "Connection security" to STARTTLS
  13. Click “OK
  14. Click “OK
How can I update my email settings for secure POP email on Mozilla Thunderbird?
  1. Go to “Account Settings
  2. Click on your account
  3. Click on “Server Settings
  4. Change “Server Name” to pop.skydesktop.com
  5. Change “Port” to 995
  6. Change “Connection security” to STARTTLS
  7. Click on “Outgoing Server (SMTP)
  8. Select your account
  9. Click “Edit
  10. Change “Server Name” to smtp.skydesktop.com
  11. Change “Port” to 587
  12. ChangeConnection security” to STARTTLS
  13. Click “OK
  14. Click “OK
How can I setup my email settings for secure IMAP email on Mozilla Thunderbird?
  1. Enter your name in the “Your name” field
  2. Enter your email address in the “Email address” field
  3. Enter your password in the “Password” field
  4. Make sure the checkbox for “Remember password” is checked
  5. Click “Continue
  6. Click “Manual Config
  7. In the “Incoming” section make sure the following settings are set in the following order:
    1. IMAP in the first drop down
    2. Server hostnameimap.skydesktop.com
    3. Port143
    4. SSLSTARTTLS
    5. AuthenticationNormal Password
  8. In the “Outgoing” section make sure the following settings are set in the following order:
    1. Server hostnamesmtp.skydesktop.com
    2. Port587
    3. SSLSTARTTLS
    4. AuthenticationNormal Password
  9. In the “Username” section make sure the following settings are set in the following order:
    1. Incoming – Your full email address
    2. Outgoing – Your full email address
  10. Click “Re-test
  11. Click “Done
How can I setup my email settings for secure POP email on Mozilla Thunderbird?
  1. Enter your name in the “Your name” field
  2. Enter your email address in the “Email address” field
  3. Enter your password in the “Password” field
  4. Make sure the checkbox for “Remember password” is checked
  5. Click “Continue
  6. Click “Manual Config
  7. In the “Incoming” section make sure the following settings are set in the following order:
    1. POP in the first drop down
    2. Server hostnamepop.skydesktop.com
    3. Port995
    4. SSLSTARTTLS
    5. AuthenticationNormal Password
  8. In the “Outgoing” section make sure the following settings are set in the following order:
    1. Server hostnamesmtp.skydesktop.com
    2. Port587
    3. SSLSTARTTLS
    4. AuthenticationNormal Password
  9. In the “Username” section make sure the following settings are set in the following order:
    1. Incoming – Your full email address
    2. Outgoing – Your full email address
  10. Click “Re-test
  11. Click “Done
Gmail for Android

Gmail for Android

How can I update my email settings for insecure IMAP email on Gmail for Android?
  1. Tap the hamburger menu
  2. Scroll to the bottom and select “Settings
  3. Select your account
  4. Scroll down and select “Incoming settings
  5. Change “Server” to imap.skydesktop.com
  6. Set the “Port143
  7. Tap “Done
  8. Tap “Outgoing settings
  9. Change “Server” to smtp.skydesktop.com
  10. Set “Port” to 587
  11. Tap “Done
How can I update my email settings for insecure POP email on Gmail for Android?
  1. Tap the hamburger menu
  2. Scroll to the bottom and select “Settings
  3. Select your account
  4. Scroll down and select “Incoming settings
  5. Change “Server” to pop.skydesktop.com
  6. Set the “Port110
  7. Tap “Done
  8. Tap “Outgoing settings
  9. Change “Server” to smtp.skydesktop.com
  10. Set “Port” to 587
  11. Tap “Done
How can I setup my email settings for insecure IMAP email on Gmail for Android?
  1. Tap the hamburger menu
  2. Tap the arrow and select “Add Account
  3. Tap Personal (IMAP/POP)
  4. Tap Next
  5. Enter your email address
  6. Tap Next
  7. Tap Personal (IMAP)
  8. Tap Next
  9. Enter your password
  10. Tap Next
  11. Confirm that the settings on the next screen are:
    1. Username – your email address
    2. Authentication – your password
    3. Serverimap.skydesktop.com
    4. Port - 143
    5. Security TypeNone
  12. Tap Next
  13. Confirm that the settings on the next screen are:
    1. Serversmtp.skydesktop.com
    2. Port - 587
    3. Security Type - None
    4. Username – your email address
    5. Authentication – your password
  14. Make sure that “Require sign in” is checked
  15. Tap Next
  16. Confirm your desired Account Options
  17. Tap Next
  18. Confirm your desired settings on the final screen
  19. Tap Next
How can I setup my email settings for insecure POP email on Gmail for Android?
  1. Tap the hamburger menu
  2. Tap the arrow and select “Add Account
  3. Tap Personal (IMAP/POP)
  4. Tap Next
  5. Enter your email address
  6. Tap Next
  7. Tap Personal (POP)
  8. Tap Next
  9. Enter your password
  10. Tap Next
  11. Confirm that the settings on the next screen are:
    1. Username – your email address
    2. Authentication – your password
    3. Serverpop.skydesktop.com
    4. Port - 110
    5. Security TypeNone
  12. Tap Next
  13. Confirm that the settings on the next screen are:
    1. Serversmtp.skydesktop.com
    2. Port - 587
    3. Security Type - None
    4. Username – your email address
    5. Authentication – your password
  14. Make sure that “Require sign in” is checked
  15. Tap Next
  16. Confirm your desired Account Options
  17. Tap Next
  18. Confirm your desired settings on the final screen
  19. Tap Next
How can I update my email settings for secure IMAP email on Gmail for Android?
  1. Tap the hamburger menu
  2. Scroll to the bottom and select “Settings
  3. Select your account
  4. Scroll down and select “Incoming settings
  5. Change “Server” to imap.skydesktop.com
  6. Set the “Port143
  7. Change "Security Type" to STARTTLS
  8. Tap “Done
  9. Tap “Outgoing settings
  10. Change “Server” to smtp.skydesktop.com
  11. Set “Port” to 587
  12. Tap “Done
How can I update my email settings for secure POP email on Gmail for Android?
  1. Tap the hamburger menu
  2. Scroll to the bottom and select “Settings
  3. Select your account
  4. Scroll down and select “Incoming settings
  5. Change “Server” to pop.skydesktop.com
  6. Set the “Port995
  7. Change "Security Type" to STARTTLS
  8. Tap “Done
  9. Tap “Outgoing settings
  10. Change “Server” to smtp.skydesktop.com
  11. Set “Port” to 587
  12. Tap “Done
How can I setup my email settings for secure IMAP email on Gmail for Android?
  1. Tap the hamburger menu
  2. Tap the arrow and select “Add Account
  3. Tap Personal (IMAP/POP)
  4. Tap Next
  5. Enter your email address
  6. Tap Next
  7. Tap Personal (IMAP)
  8. Tap Next
  9. Enter your password
  10. Tap Next
  11. Confirm that the settings on the next screen are:
    1. Username – your email address
    2. Authentication – your password
    3. Serverimap.skydesktop.com
    4. Port - 143
    5. Security TypeTLS
  12. Tap Next
  13. Confirm that the settings on the next screen are:
    1. Serversmtp.skydesktop.com
    2. Port - 587
    3. Security Type - TLS
    4. Username – your email address
    5. Authentication – your password
  14. Make sure that “Require sign in” is checked
  15. Tap Next
  16. Confirm your desired Account Options
  17. Tap Next
  18. Confirm your desired settings on the final screen
  19. Tap Next
How can I setup my email settings for secure POP email on Gmail for Android?
  1. Tap the hamburger menu
  2. Tap the arrow and select “Add Account
  3. Tap Personal (IMAP/POP)
  4. Tap Next
  5. Enter your email address
  6. Tap Next
  7. Tap Personal (POP)
  8. Tap Next
  9. Enter your password
  10. Tap Next
  11. Confirm that the settings on the next screen are:
    1. Username – your email address
    2. Authentication – your password
    3. Serverpop.skydesktop.com
    4. Port - 995
    5. Security TypeTLS
  12. Tap Next
  13. Confirm that the settings on the next screen are:
    1. Serversmtp.skydesktop.com
    2. Port - 587
    3. Security Type - TLS
    4. Username – your email address
    5. Authentication – your password
  14. Make sure that “Require sign in” is checked
  15. Tap Next
  16. Confirm your desired Account Options
  17. Tap Next
  18. Confirm your desired settings on the final screen
  19. Tap Next
iPhone and iPad

iPhone and iPad

How can I update my email settings for insecure IMAP email on iPhone and iPad?
  1. Go to “Settings
  2. Go to “Mail, Contacts, Calendars
  3. Select your account
  4. Tap “Account
  5. Modify “Incoming Mail Server > Host Name” to imap.skydektop.com
  6. Tap “Outgoing Mail Server > SMTP
  7. Tap the listing under “Primary Server
  8. Modify “Outgoing Mail Server > Host Name” to smtp.skydesktop.com
  9. Modify “Server Port” to 587
  10. Tap “Done
  11. Tap “Account
  12. Tap “Advanced
  13. Set the “Server Port” to 143
  14. Click Account
  15. Click Advanced
  16. Click on the Drafts Mailbox
  17. Under On the Server, select the folder you would like draft messages to be saved to
  18. Click Advanced to go back
  19. Click on the Sent Mailbox
  20. Under On the Server, select the folder you would like your sent messages to be saved to
  21. Click Advanced to go back
  22. Click on the Deleted Mailbox
  23. Under On the Server, select the folder you would like deleted or trash messages to be saved to
  24. Click Advanced to go back
  25. Click Account
  26. Click Done
How can I update my email settings for insecure POP email on iPhone and iPad?
  1. Go to “Settings
  2. Go to “Mail, Contacts, Calendars
  3. Select your account
  4. Tap “Account
  5. Modify “Incoming Mail Server > Host Name” to pop.skydektop.com
  6. Tap “Outgoing Mail Server > SMTP
  7. Tap the listing under “Primary Server
  8. Modify “Outgoing Mail Server > Host Name” to smtp.skydesktop.com
  9. Modify “Server Port” to 587
  10. Tap “Done
  11. Tap “Account
  12. Tap “Advanced
  13. Set the “Server Port” to 110
  14. Click Account
  15. Click Advanced
  16. Click on the Drafts Mailbox
  17. Under On the Server, select the folder you would like draft messages to be saved to
  18. Click Advanced to go back
  19. Click on the Sent Mailbox
  20. Under On the Server, select the folder you would like your sent messages to be saved to
  21. Click Advanced to go back
  22. Click on the Deleted Mailbox
  23. Under On the Server, select the folder you would like deleted or trash messages to be saved to
  24. Click Advanced to go back
  25. Click Account
  26. Click Done
How can I setup my email settings for insecure IMAP email on iPhone and iPad?
  1. Go to “Settings
  2. Go to “Mail, Contacts, Calendars
  3. Tap “Add Account
  4. Tap “Other
  5. Tap “Add Mail Account
  6. Enter the following items:
    1. Name – Your Name
    2. Email – Your Email Address
    3. Password – Your Password
  7. Tap “Next
  8. Tap “IMAP
  9. Tap “Host Name” in “Incoming Mail Server
  10. Enter imap.skydesktop.com
  11. Tap “User Name” in “Incoming Mail Server
  12. Enter your email address
  13. Tap “Host Name” in “Outgoing Mail Server
  14. Enter smtp.skydesktop.com
  15. Tap “User Name” in “Outgoing Mail Server
  16. Enter your email address
  17. Tap “Password” in “Outgoing Mail Server
  18. Enter your password
  19. Tap “Next
  20. Click Account
  21. Click Advanced
  22. Click on the Drafts Mailbox
  23. Under On the Server, select the folder you would like draft messages to be saved to
  24. Click Advanced to go back
  25. Click on the Sent Mailbox
  26. Under On the Server, select the folder you would like your sent messages to be saved to
  27. Click Advanced to go back
  28. Click on the Deleted Mailbox
  29. Under On the Server, select the folder you would like deleted or trash messages to be saved to
  30. Click Advanced to go back
  31. Click Account
  32. Click Done
How can I setup my email settings for insecure POP email on iPhone and iPad?
  1. Go to “Settings
  2. Go to “Mail, Contacts, Calendars
  3. Tap “Add Account
  4. Tap “Other
  5. Tap “Add Mail Account
  6. Enter the following items:
    1. Name – Your Name
    2. Email – Your Email Address
    3. Password – Your Password
  7. Tap “Next
  8. Tap “POP
  9. Tap “Host Name” in “Incoming Mail Server
  10. Enter pop.skydesktop.com
  11. Tap “User Name” in “Incoming Mail Server
  12. Enter your email address
  13. Tap “Host Name” in “Outgoing Mail Server
  14. Enter smtp.skydesktop.com
  15. Tap “User Name” in “Outgoing Mail Server
  16. Enter your email address
  17. Tap “Password” in “Outgoing Mail Server
  18. Enter your password
  19. Tap “Next
  20. Click Account
  21. Click Advanced
  22. Click on the Drafts Mailbox
  23. Under On the Server, select the folder you would like draft messages to be saved to
  24. Click Advanced to go back
  25. Click on the Sent Mailbox
  26. Under On the Server, select the folder you would like your sent messages to be saved to
  27. Click Advanced to go back
  28. Click on the Deleted Mailbox
  29. Under On the Server, select the folder you would like deleted or trash messages to be saved to
  30. Click Advanced to go back
  31. Click Account
  32. Click Done
Windows Live Mail

Windows Live Mail

How can I update my email settings for insecure IMAP email on Windows Live Mail?
  1. Go to File
  2. Click on Options
  3. Select your account
  4. Click Properties
  5. Click Servers
  6. In the Server information section make sure the following settings are set in the following order:
    1. IMAP in the first field.
    2. Incoming mail (IMAP) – imap.skydesktop.com
    3. Outgoing mail (SMTP) – smtp.skydesktop.com
  7. In the Incoming Mail Server section make sure the following settings are set in the following order:
    1. Email UsernameYour full email address
    2. PasswordYour password
    3. Check the box for Remember Password
    4. Select Log on using clear text authentication
  8. Select My server requires authentication
  9. Click on the Advanced tab
  10. In the Server Port Numbers section make sure the following settings are set in the following order:
    1. Outgoing mail (SMTP)587
    2. Incoming mail (IMAP)143
  11. Click Ok
  12. Click Close
How can I update my email settings for insecure POP email on Windows Live Mail?
  1. Go to File
  2. Click on Options
  3. Select your account
  4. Click Properties
  5. Click Servers
  6. In the Server information section make sure the following settings are set in the following order:
    1. POP in the first field.
    2. Incoming mail (POP) – pop.skydesktop.com
    3. Outgoing mail (SMTP) – smtp.skydesktop.com
  7. In the Incoming Mail Server section make sure the following settings are set in the following order:
    1. Email UsernameYour full email address
    2. PasswordYour password
    3. Check the box for Remember Password
    4. Select Log on using clear text authentication
  8. Select My server requires authentication
  9. Click on the Advanced tab
  10. In the Server Port Numbers section make sure the following settings are set in the following order:
    1. Outgoing mail (SMTP)587
    2. Incoming mail (POP)110
  11. Click Ok
  12. Click Close
How can I setup my email settings for insecure IMAP email on Windows Live Mail?
  1. Go to File
  2. Click on Options
  3. Click Add
  4. Select Email Account
  5. Click Next
  6. Enter your email address in the Email address field
  7. Enter your password in the Password field
  8. Enter your name in the Display name for your sent messages field
  9. Check the box for Manually configure server settings
  10. Click Next
  11. In the Incoming server information section make sure the following settings are set in the following order:
    1. IMAP in the first drop down
    2. Server hostnameimap.skydesktop.com
    3. Port143
    4. Authenticate usingClear text
    5. Logon user nameYour full email address
  12. In the Outgoing server information section make sure the following settings are set in the following order:
    1. Server hostnamesmtp.skydesktop.com
    2. Port587
    3. Check the box for Requires authentication
  13. Click Next
  14. Click Finish
How can I setup my email settings for insecure POP email on Windows Live Mail?
  1. Go to File
  2. Click on Options
  3. Click Add
  4. Select Email Account
  5. Click Next
  6. Enter your email address in the Email address field
  7. Enter your password in the Password field
  8. Enter your name in the Display name for your sent messages field
  9. Check the box for Manually configure server settings
  10. Click Next
  11. In the Incoming server information section make sure the following settings are set in the following order:
    1. POP in the first drop down
    2. Server hostnamepop.skydesktop.com
    3. Port110
    4. Authenticate usingClear text
    5. Logon user nameYour full email address
  12. In the Outgoing server information section make sure the following settings are set in the following order:
    1. Server hostnamesmtp.skydesktop.com
    2. Port587
    3. Check the box for Requires authentication
  13. Click Next
  14. Click Finish
Mac Mail

Mac Mail

How can I update my email settings for insecure IMAP email on Mac Mail?
  1. Go to Mail menu
  2. Click Preferences
  3. Click on the Accounts tab
  4. Under the Account information tab, make sure the following settings are set in the following order:
    1. Email Address – Your Email address
    2. Full name – Your name
    3. Incoming Mail Server – imap.skydesktop.com
    4. UserYour full Email address
    5. PasswordYour password
  5. Click on the Outgoing Mail Server (SMTP) and select Edit SMTP Sever List
  6. Click the + button
  7. Under the Account Information tab, make sure the following settings are set in the following order:
    1. Description – Your server’s description
    2. Server Name - smtp.skydesktop.com
    3. TLS certificateNone
  8. Select the Advanced tab
    1. Port587
    2. AuthenticationPassword
  9. Check the box marked Allow insecure authentication
  10. Click Ok
  11. Click the Advanced tab
  12. In the middle section, make sure the following settings are set in the following order:
    1. Port143
    2. AuthenticationPassword
  13. Close out the window
How can I update my email settings for insecure POP email on Mac Mail?
  1. Go to Mail menu
  2. Click Preferences
  3. Click on the Accounts tab
  4. Under the Account information tab, make sure the following settings are set in the following order:
    1. Email Address – Your Email address
    2. Full name – Your name
    3. Incoming Mail Server – pop.skydesktop.com
    4. UserYour full Email address
    5. PasswordYour password
  5. Click on the Outgoing Mail Server (SMTP) and select Edit SMTP Sever List
  6. Click the + button
  7. Under the Account Information tab, make sure the following settings are set in the following order:
    1. Description – Your server’s description
    2. Server Name - smtp.skydesktop.com
    3. TLS certificateNone
  8. Select the Advanced tab
    1. Port587
    2. AuthenticationPassword
  9. Check the box marked Allow insecure authentication
  10. Click Ok
  11. Click the Advanced tab
  12. In the middle section, make sure the following settings are set in the following order:
    1. Port110
    2. AuthenticationPassword
  13. Close out the window
How can I setup my email settings for insecure IMAP email on Mac Mail?
  1. Click on the Mail menu
  2. Click on Add Account
  3. Select Other Mail Account…
  4. Enter your name in the Name field
  5. Enter your email address in the Email Address field
  6. Enter your password in the Password field
  7. Click Sign In
  8. Enter your Email Address in the Email Address field
  9. Enter your Email Address in the User Name field
  10. Enter your Password in the Password field
  11. Select IMAP from the Account Type drop down menu
  12. In the Incoming Mail Server, enter imap.skydesktop.com
  13. In the Outgoing Mail server, enter smtp.skydesktop.com
  14. Click Sign In
  15. Click Continue
  16. Click Continue
  17. Make sure Mail is selected
  18. Click Done
How can I setup my email settings for insecure POP email on Mac Mail?
  1. Click on the Mail menu
  2. Click on Add Account
  3. Select Other Mail Account…
  4. Enter your name in the Name field
  5. Enter your email address in the Email Address field
  6. Enter your password in the Password field
  7. Click Sign In
  8. Enter your Email Address in the Email Address field
  9. Enter your Email Address in the User Name field
  10. Enter your Password in the Password field
  11. Select POP from the Account Type drop down menu
  12. In the Incoming Mail Server, enter pop.skydesktop.com
  13. In the Outgoing Mail server, enter smtp.skydesktop.com
  14. Click Sign In
  15. Click Continue
  16. Click Continue
  17. Make sure Mail is selected
  18. Click Done
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