How-to configure a desktop mail client for B9 mail

Here are the settings you need to use a desktop mail client, such as Thunderbird, OS X Mail, Evolution, Outlook/Outlook Express, etc. For both servers, your login name is the *first part* of your email address.

Incoming mail settings

Server type: IMAP
Server name: mail.backnine.org
Server port: 993
Security: SSL Encryption
Authentication type: Password (not SPA or MD5)

Outgoing mail settings

Server type: SMTP
Server name: mail.backnine.org
Server requires authentication
Security: TLS Encryption (not SSL)
Authentication type: Plain

Please email admin@backnine.org if you need further help.