what is the mail pop server and the port number

  • Posted April 3, 2016
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what is the mail pop server and the port number used for email accounts, associated with domains reside on my droplet?


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Hi Mike,

Thank you for your answer. Could you please elaborate where and how to define the service I want?

Regards, Ami


The standard POP3 server runs in port 110 and is generally up to the user to decide which service they want to use. You can use something like qpopper for your POP3 daemon or you can use something like cyrus imap or dovecot that handles both POP3 and IMAP.

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