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 ProvidersIncoming Mail Server (pop3)Outgoing Mail Server (SMTP)POP3 PortSMTP PortComments
1&1pop.1and1.comsmtp.1and1.com
Adelphia Cablemail.adelphia.netmail.adelphia.net
Ameritech (SBC Yahoo!)pop.ameritech.yahoo.commailhost.det.ameritech.netPort: 995Port: 465
AT&T WorldNetpostoffice.worldnet.att.netmailhost.worldnet.att.net
AOLimap.aol.comsmtp.aol.comPort: 143Port 587AOL Email Help
Bell Atlanticpop.bellatlantic.netgtei.bellatlantic.net
BellSouthmail.bellsouth.netmail.bellsouth.net
BlueLightmail.bluelight.netsmtp.bluelight.net
Cableonemail.cableone.netauthmail.cableone.net
Charterpop.charter.netsmtp.charter.netPort: 110Port: 25
Comcastmail.comcast.netsmtp.comcast.netPort: 110Port: 587Comcast Email Help
Compaq.netpop3.compaq.netsmtp.compaq.net
Compuservepop.compuserve.comsmtp.compuserve.com
Concentricpop3.concentric.netsmtp.concentric.net
Cox Centralpop.central.cox.netsmtp.central.cox.netPort: 995Port: 587Cox Email Help
Cox Eastpop.east.cox.netsmtp.east.cox.netStandard Port: 110 Secure Port: 995Standard Port: 25 Secure Port: 587Cox Email Help
Cox Westpop.west.cox.netsmtp.west.cox.netPort: 995Port: 587Cox Email Help
Cypress Communicationssmtp.cypresscom.net
Dotsterpop.registerapi.comsmtpauth.registerapi.com
Earthlinkpop.earthlink.netsmtpauth.earthlink.netPort: 110Port: 587Earthlink Email Help
GoDaddypop.secureserver.netsmtpout.secureserver.netStandard Port: 110 Secure Port: 995Standard: 25 ,80, 3535, 587 Secure Port:465Godaddy Email Help
Google GMailpop.gmail.comsmtp.gmail.comPort: 995Port for TLS/STARTTLS: 587
Port for SSL: 465
Gmail Email Help
Hotmailpop3.live.comsmtp.live.comPort: 995Port: 587 or 25
HughesNetmail.hughes.netsmtp.hughes.net
Internet Americapop3.airmail.netmail.airmail.net
IX Web Hostingpop.ix.netcom.comsmtp.ix.netcom.com
Junopop.juno.comsmtp.juno.comPort: 110Port: 25
Lycospop.mail.lycos.comsmtp.mail.lycos.com or your ISP’s SMTPPort: 110Port: 25
Mac.commail.mac.comsmtp.mac.com
Mail.compop1.mail.comuse your ISP’s SMTP mail serverPort: 110
Mediacommail.mchsi.comsmtp.mindspring.com
Mindspringpop.mindspring.comsmtp.mindspring.com
Mpower Communicationspop.mpowercom.netsmtp.mpowercom.net
MSNpop3.email.msn.comsmtp.email.msn.comPort: 110
Netscapepop3.isp.netscape.comsmtp.isp.netscape.comPort: 110Port: 25
NetZeropop.netzero.netsmtp.netzero.netPort: 110Port: 25
oneHOSTmail.emailworx.netsmtpsecure.emailworx.net
PacBellpostoffice.pacbell.netmail.pacbell.net
Pacifiersmtp.pacifier.com
PeoplePCpop.peoplepc.comsmtpauth.peoplepc.com
Pipelinepop.pipeline.comsmtp.pipeline.com
Prodigypop.prodigy.netsmtp.prodigy.net
RLWD Web Servicesmail.yourfulldomainnamesmtpout.secureserver.net
Rediffpop.rediffmailpro.comsmtp.rediffmailpro.com
SBC Global Ameritechpop.ameritech.yahoo.comsmtp.ameritech.yahoo.com
SBC Global Flashpop.flash.yahoo.comsmtp.flash.yahoo.com
SBC Global NVBellpop.nvbell.yahoo.comsmtp.nvbell.yahoo.com
SBC Global Pacbellpop.pacbell.yahoo.comsmtp.pacbell.yahoo.com
SBC Global Prodigypop.sbcglobal.netsmtpauth.prodigy.net
SBC Global SNetpop.snet.yahoo.comsmtp.snet.yahoo.com
SBC Global SWBellpop.swbell.yahoo.comsmtp.swbell.yahoo.com
SBC Global Wanspop.wans.yahoo.comsmtp.wans.yahoo.com
SBC Global Yahoopop.sbcglobal.yahoo.comsmtp.sbcglobal.yahoo.com
Seanetpop.seanet.commx.seanet.com
ServNetmx.serv.net
SpeakEasymail.speakeasy.netmail.speakeasy.net
SprintPCSpop.sprintpcs.comsmtp.sprintpcs.com
Sprynetpop.sprynet.comsmtp.sprynet.com
Starpowerpop.starpower.netsmtp.starpower.net
The Rivermail.theriver.com
Toucanpop3.toucansurf.comsmtp.toucansurf.com
USA.netpop.netaddress.comsmtp.postoffice.net
Verizonincoming.verizon.netoutgoing.verizon.netPort: 587Verizon Email Help
Yahoopop.mail.yahoo.comsmtp.mail.yahoo.comPort: 995Port: 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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