imap / pop3

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imap / pop3

IMAP stands for Internet Message Access Protocol.


pop3 stands for post office protocols vsersion 3. It save email in local computer from remote server.

  • Port 110 - this is the default POP3 non-encrypted port
  • Port 995 - this is the port you need to use if you want to connect using POP3 securely


Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP) is the standard protocol for sending emails across the Internet.