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· What's a POP3 account?
· What is an email alias/address?

Top 24 in this Area:
1. What is the name of my outgoing mail (SMTP) server?
2. Does my ISP block port 25?
3. Setting up Microsoft Outlook Express with DreamHost email
4. How do I access other mail folders on the server besides my inbox?
5. What's the difference between POP3 and IMAP?
6. Is there web-based access to DreamHost Email?
7. What is the name of my incoming mail (POP/IMAP) server?
8. How do I add an extra pop3 account (mailbox)?
9. Setting up form-to-email on your account.
10. How do I check my email?
11. Can I use email programs like Outlook to read mail from my pop3 account?
12. Can I use procmail to filter my mail?
13. Can I use Outlook to read mail from my pop3 account?
14. What can I do if my mailbox is full?
15. Improving Mail Performance for Everyone!
16. What is an SMTP server?
17. Which console / terminal based email clients do you support?
18. What is my POP3 username to check mail sent to my email address?
19. Apple Mail (aka. "Mail.app")
20. Is there an attachment size limit when sending mail through webmail?
21. How do I stop getting all this spam?
22. Microsoft Outlook Express
23. Should I leave messages on the server?
24. What can aliases be used for?

 
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Last updated: Jun 18, 2002.

Sub-Areas of Email
Question How do I access other mail folders on the server besides my inbox?
Our mail servers support multiple folders for your email, but if you use POP3 to access your mail, you'll only ever see your INBOX. If you want to see other folders (maybe sent-mail, or a spam fol... (more)
Folder Client-Specific Setup
Folder Microsoft Windows Folder UNIX® / Linux
Folder Mac OS / Mac OS X Folder DreamHost Webmail
Folder POP3/IMAP/SMTP Servers
Question IMAP-IDLE command is supported Question Is there an attachment size limit for email.
Question What is an SMTP server? Question What is the name of my outgoing mail (SMTP) server?
Question Does my ISP block port 25? Folder POP3 Accounts
Question What is the name of my incoming mail (POP/IMAP) server?    
Question How do I check my email?
First, make sure that you have set up your email account on our server. [how do I do that?] . Next, make sure that you have set up your email address(es) [how do I do that?] . Then make ... (more)
Question How much email am I allowed to store?
The amount of email you store on your account is counted against your overall storage quota. You can view the storage quotas for each plan on the DreamHost site. To check how much storage ... (more)
Question Setting up form-to-email on your account.
I would like to set up a form that emails me whatever a user enters into it. How do I do it? With your Dreamhost hosting account, you have access to a script that allows you to have a form on y... (more)
Folder Email Aliases (Forwarding)
Question Can I forward my mail to other accounts? Question How do I send email FROM my hosted domain alias?
Question Can I get an address to forward to two different addresses? Question What's the difference between aliasing and email forwarding?
Question What can aliases be used for?    
Folder Spam
Folder NEW! Junk Mail Filter Question Why is DreamHost spamming me?
Question What is spam? Question Can I spam?
Question How do I stop getting all this spam? Question Is my bulk email Spam?
Folder Error Messages
Question What's 'relaying denied'? Question What does it mean if I get an "over quota" message?
Question Can I use procmail to filter my mail?
The short answer is 'yes'. NOTE: You can not do this with a mailbox user (those m###### accounts) you have to do it with a real user (with shell access). The new mail system (if you have a dir... (more)