Mail Client Auto Configuration

The Mail Autoconfig tool is located in the Mail section of your cPanel and will allow you to easily configure your email accounts in your mail clients.

It is designed to work for the most commonly used email clients:

  • Thunderbird
  • Outlook
  • K9 Mail
  • Mac Mail/iOS Mail app

Once you have created an email account go to Mail Autoconfig, click on the mail client you are using and follow the on-screen instructions.

For Thunderbird and Outlook, the tool will ask you to choose a domain name. Clicking on the Submit button will generate a file on the server which will include all of the required settings except your password and username.

You can then open Thunderbird or Outlook on your computer and enter only your email account and password. The rest of the settings your mail client will gather from the autoconfig/autodiscover file kept on the server.

For K9 Mail and Mac Mail/Mail App, the tool will ask you to choose a domain and email account. Clicking on the Submit button will generate a file and will provide you with a download link. Download the file on your computer or device, access it and follow the instructions in order to easily setup your email client.

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