Popular List of Email Name Servers

Here is a list of email name servers for some of the most popular internet service providers. For mobile devices such as the iPad, iPod Touch, iPhone and other smart phones it is best to use Secure Authentication Settings when setting up the email.

The chart below provides the settings for the some of the most common email providers.
If your provider is not listed or the settings do not work, please contact your Internet Service Provider (ISP) or email provider for more details.


Service Providers Incoming Mail Server (pop3) Outgoing Mail Server (SMTP) POP3 Port SMTP Port Comments
1&1 pop.1and1.com smtp.1and1.com
Adelphia Cable mail.adelphia.net mail.adelphia.net
Ameritech (SBC Yahoo!) pop.ameritech.yahoo.com mailhost.det.ameritech.net Port: 995 Port: 465
AT&T WorldNet postoffice.worldnet.att.net mailhost.worldnet.att.net
AOL imap.aol.com smtp.aol.com Port: 143 Port 587 AOL Email Help
Bell Atlantic pop.bellatlantic.net gtei.bellatlantic.net
BellSouth mail.bellsouth.net mail.bellsouth.net
BlueLight mail.bluelight.net smtp.bluelight.net
Cableone mail.cableone.net authmail.cableone.net
Charter pop.charter.net smtp.charter.net Port: 110 Port: 25
Comcast mail.comcast.net smtp.comcast.net Port: 110 Port: 587 Comcast Email Help
Compaq.net pop3.compaq.net smtp.compaq.net
Compuserve pop.compuserve.com smtp.compuserve.com
Concentric pop3.concentric.net smtp.concentric.net
Cox Central pop.central.cox.net smtp.central.cox.net Port: 995 Port: 587 Cox Email Help
Cox East pop.east.cox.net smtp.east.cox.net Standard Port: 110 Secure Port: 995 Standard Port: 25 Secure Port: 587 Cox Email Help
Cox West pop.west.cox.net smtp.west.cox.net Port: 995 Port: 587 Cox Email Help
Cypress Communications smtp.cypresscom.net
Dotster pop.registerapi.com smtpauth.registerapi.com
Earthlink pop.earthlink.net smtpauth.earthlink.net Port: 110 Port: 587 Earthlink Email Help
GoDaddy pop.secureserver.net smtpout.secureserver.net Standard Port: 110 Secure Port: 995 Standard: 25 ,80, 3535, 587 Secure Port:465 Godaddy Email Help
Google GMail pop.gmail.com smtp.gmail.com Port: 995 Port for TLS/STARTTLS: 587
Port for SSL: 465
Gmail Email Help
Hotmail pop3.live.com smtp.live.com Port: 995 Port: 587 or 25
HughesNet mail.hughes.net smtp.hughes.net
Internet America pop3.airmail.net mail.airmail.net
IX Web Hosting pop.ix.netcom.com smtp.ix.netcom.com
Juno pop.juno.com smtp.juno.com Port: 110 Port: 25
Lycos pop.mail.lycos.com smtp.mail.lycos.com or your ISP’s SMTP Port: 110 Port: 25
Mac.com mail.mac.com smtp.mac.com
Mail.com pop1.mail.com use your ISP’s SMTP mail server Port: 110
Mediacom mail.mchsi.com smtp.mindspring.com
Mindspring pop.mindspring.com smtp.mindspring.com
Mpower Communications pop.mpowercom.net smtp.mpowercom.net
MSN pop3.email.msn.com smtp.email.msn.com Port: 110
Netscape pop3.isp.netscape.com smtp.isp.netscape.com Port: 110 Port: 25
NetZero pop.netzero.net smtp.netzero.net Port: 110 Port: 25
oneHOST mail.emailworx.net smtpsecure.emailworx.net
PacBell postoffice.pacbell.net mail.pacbell.net
Pacifier smtp.pacifier.com
PeoplePC pop.peoplepc.com smtpauth.peoplepc.com
Pipeline pop.pipeline.com smtp.pipeline.com
Prodigy pop.prodigy.net smtp.prodigy.net
RLWD Web Services mail.yourfulldomainname smtpout.secureserver.net
Rediff pop.rediffmailpro.com smtp.rediffmailpro.com
SBC Global Ameritech pop.ameritech.yahoo.com smtp.ameritech.yahoo.com
SBC Global Flash pop.flash.yahoo.com smtp.flash.yahoo.com
SBC Global NVBell pop.nvbell.yahoo.com smtp.nvbell.yahoo.com
SBC Global Pacbell pop.pacbell.yahoo.com smtp.pacbell.yahoo.com
SBC Global Prodigy pop.sbcglobal.net smtpauth.prodigy.net
SBC Global SNet pop.snet.yahoo.com smtp.snet.yahoo.com
SBC Global SWBell pop.swbell.yahoo.com smtp.swbell.yahoo.com
SBC Global Wans pop.wans.yahoo.com smtp.wans.yahoo.com
SBC Global Yahoo pop.sbcglobal.yahoo.com smtp.sbcglobal.yahoo.com
Seanet pop.seanet.com mx.seanet.com
ServNet mx.serv.net
SpeakEasy mail.speakeasy.net mail.speakeasy.net
SprintPCS pop.sprintpcs.com smtp.sprintpcs.com
Sprynet pop.sprynet.com smtp.sprynet.com
Starpower pop.starpower.net smtp.starpower.net
The River mail.theriver.com
Toucan pop3.toucansurf.com smtp.toucansurf.com
USA.net pop.netaddress.com smtp.postoffice.net
Verizon incoming.verizon.net outgoing.verizon.net Port: 587 Verizon Email Help
Yahoo pop.mail.yahoo.com smtp.mail.yahoo.com Port: 995 Port: 465 Yahoo Email Help

These are the email ports used by most internet service providers

POP3 – Port 110 POP email server – Post Office Protocol allows clients (MUA’s) to retrieve stored email

SMTP – Port 25 SMTP email server Simple Mail Transfer Protocol – core Internet protocol used to transfer from client to server (MUA to MTA) and server to server (MTA to MTA)

IMAP – Port 143 IMAP(4) email server – Internet Message Access Protocol provides a means of managing e-mail messages on a remote server and retrieve stored email

Secure SMTP (SSMTP) – Port 465 SMTPS wsmtp protocol over TLS|SSL (was ssmtp) – SMTP via SSL encrypted connection

Secure IMAP (IMAP4-SSL) – port 585

IMAP4 over SSL (IMAPS) – Port 993 IMAPS SSL encrypted IMAP – IMAP via SSL encrypted connection

Secure POP3 (SSL-POP) – Port 995 POP3S SPOP SSL encrypted POP POP via SSL encrypted connection

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