A new video tip: Checking your SMTP server settings from your hosting Control Panel
Managing your email communication via webmail offers more access flexibility than using an email hosting solution. However, setting up your email accounts via specialized desktop email software like Outlook Express, Mozilla Thunderbird, etc. allows for a greater freedom in configuring and managing your email settings. For instance, you have the option to set your custom SMTP server to handle all outgoing email for you. To do that, you will need to know that are the SMTP server settings your hosting provider has assigned to your account.
Take a look at the check SMTP server settings video added to our series of email video tutorials, where you can also find our log into webmail video. See how to open the Email Manager section of your web hosting Control Panel and select the mailbox that you want to check the SMTP settings for.