How to Setup Eudora 7 with Secure Sockets

Since the Eudora email client was recently released under an open-source license, people have been asking how to use this with InMotion Hosting’s servers. So, in this guide we will show you how to setup Eudora with a secure socket connection. For this example, we are using the POP option, which downloads your emails from the server. You will then be able to securely send and receive email from your InMotion Hosting Server.

Setup Eudora

  1. Click the Personalities panel.
  2. Right-click the personality such as &ltDominant>

, then select Properties.

  • Enter your settings on the Generic properties tab. Below is a description of what to enter.
    Real Name Enter the name you want to show the email coming from.
    Email Address Enter your full email address such as: user@example.com
    User Name Enter your full email address such as: user@example.com
    SMTP Server Enter your secure server name such as: secure247.inmotionhosting.com
    Authentication allowed Choose Yes.
    Use relay personality, if defined: Select Yes.
    Use submission port 587 Leave as not selected.
    Default Domain Enter your domain name such as: example.com
    Secure Sockets when Sending Use the Required, STARTTLS. option.
  • On the Incoming Mail Properties tab enter your settings. Below is a description of the options.
    Server Enter your secure server name, such as: secure247.inmotionhosting.com
    Configuration Choose POP.
    Authentication style Select the Passwords option.
    Secure Sockets when Receiving Choose Required, Alternate Port.
  • Go to Tools, Options, then the Esoteric ports options section. Make sure all 5 options are blank.
  • Congratulations, now you know how to setup Eudora with a secure socket connection! Now you can securely send and receive email from your server.

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